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Nov
21
2022
Remote Work and Work-Life Balance
Sara Perry, Ph.D., shares insights on work-life balance and remote work from latest research project in the Journal of Business and Psychology.
Nov
18
2022
Truett Seminary Appoints Jason Vickers as The William J. Abraham Chair of Wesleyan Studies
As a professor at Baylor’s Truett Seminary, Vickers will teach courses and conduct research in Wesleyan thought and practice and will enhance Truett’s newly formed and rapidly growing Wesley House of Studies.
Nov
17
2022
Cultivating Gratitude, Strengthening Social Bonds
Sarah Schnitker and Jo-Ann Tsang analyze the psychology of gratitude and how to practice it.
Nov
16
2022
Top-Tier Faith Research
Many Baylor researchers focus their research on faith itself, leading significant projects that address faith’s impact on human flourishing, community health, individual character and more.
Nov
8
2022
Baylor Illuminates Research Ethics During National Compliance & Ethics Week
Baylor University is recognizing National Compliance & Ethics Week for the first time as an R1 institution in 2022, illuminating people and programs who play in important role in advancing these mission-aligned areas of focus at Baylor.
Nov
8
2022
R1 Research: A Powerful Advantage for Baylor Students
Baylor University's R1 recognition is more than an accolade. Discover what it means to Baylor students in research opportunities, facilities, faculty connections and more.
Nov
7
2022
A Community of Scholars, Focused on Ethics
The Baylor Ethics Initiative is a community of scholars across campus who engage in purposeful conversation to consider trans-disciplinary ethical issues, and to elevate the role of ethics in their research and teaching.
Nov
7
2022
Baylor Delivers National STEM Day Science Projects to Waco ISD Students
Baylor’s Office of the Vice Provost for Research, students from the School of Engineering and Computer Science deliver projects to five local schools to bring research impacts to the community, with projects available for download beyond Waco.
Nov
7
2022
Four Ways Research Compliance Supports Baylor Faculty Researchers
On National Ethics & Compliance Week, Deborah Holland shares how research compliance efforts advance faculty research and protect everyone involved. Holland serves as Assistant Vice Provost for Research in Research Compliance.
Nov
6
2022
National Compliance and Ethics Week
A note from Vice Provost for Research Kevin Chambliss celebrating Baylor’s missional focus on ethics and integrity.
Nov
3
2022
Baylor Communications Faculty Earns NSF CAREER Award to Study Technology and Compassionate Communication in Health Care Settings
Ashley Barrett, Ph.D., earns $440,381 grant, the first non-STEM award presented to a Baylor faculty member by the National Science Foundation.
Oct
19
2022
Baylor Researchers Receive $2.5 Million Templeton Grant to Incorporate Psychological Sciences Into Theology Training
Interdisciplinary team led by Baylor religion professor/bioethicist Devan Stahl, Ph.D., and psychologist Sarah Schnitker, Ph.D., will equip theologians to incorporate psychological sciences into their work tackling complex problems of human flourishing.
Oct
17
2022
In the Brand Scheme of Things
Baylor business researcher Ashley Otto explores how exposure to multiple brands makes consumer choices easier.
Oct
13
2022
Baylor Researchers Lead Team Identifying Illicit Activity Online in NSF-Funded Grant
Pablo Rivas, Ph.D., and Tomas Cerny, Ph.D., from Baylor’s Computer Science Department are part of a more than $300,000 grant addressing human trafficking, stolen auto part sales and more.
Oct
12
2022
A Mentorship Focus
Baylor cancer researchers know they are playing a very long game in the fight against disease--so they focus on mentoring students to whom they will pass the baton.
Oct
10
2022
Department of Entrepreneurship and Corporate Innovation Recognized for Research Productivity
The Department of Entrepreneurship and Corporate Innovation within the Hankamer School of Business has been recognized as No. 4 in the world for research productivity by the TCU Global University Entrepreneurship Research Productivity Rankings.
Oct
5
2022
Living Out the Vision
Baylor University continues to seek faculty whose research, teaching and faith commitment demonstrate the highest levels of integrity and impact. Provost Nancy Brickhouse, Ph.D., shares the pathway to recruiting faculty and pursuing preeminence as a Christian research university in this Q&A.
Sep
27
2022
What Did You Learn, and How Did You Learn New Information Systems?
Yulia Sullivan of Baylor's Hankamer School of Business examines the role “executive functions” play in how we navigate new information systems in MIS Quarterly.
Sep
26
2022
Smartphones Promise Meaning, Deliver Only More Searching, Study Shows
Researchers found that smartphone users seeking meaning and purpose through their devices and social media could experience the opposite.
Sep
23
2022
An Art and a Science to Promote Human Flourishing
From the largest global study of its kind to personal interaction in churches, schools and laboratories, Baylor’s focus on human flourishing is demonstrating that at the intersection of STEM, social sciences and compassion, real change can take place.
Sep
23
2022
Baylor Celebrates National Research Administrator Day Amid R1 Achievement
Baylor University is celebrating National Research Administrator Day by recognizing the team effort that supports researchers across campus and helped Baylor attain Research 1 designation – three years earlier than expected – among the nation’s top R1 universities.
Sep
23
2022
Out of the Lab, Into the Field
Baylor environmental health experts reach out to the people and places where finding answers can reshape our world, collaborating across disciplines to promote clear water, clean air and resilient communities.
Sep
23
2022
People-Focused Innovation
As they create new materials, build new products or devise ways to measure technology's impact on others, Baylor faculty are motivated by compassion-innovation grounded in the heart of Baylor research.
Sep
23
2022
Power in Numbers
Across campus, faculty in areas ranging from computer science to education to statistics utilize data science methods and collaborate with others to solve problems—and to do so within an ethical framework that makes the world better.
Sep
23
2022
The Long Game
Baylor cancer researchers bring a special blend of dedication, ingenuity and compassion in a very long game, getting to the heart of research through a human-centered approach rooted in Baylor's mission.
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