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Office of Research and Creative Scholarship
Administration Building 322, 4150 Administration Dr,
Andrews University
Berrien Springs, MI

Research at Andrews

The Office of Research and Creative Scholarship (ORCS) seeks to promote excellence in research and creativity and foster an attitude of scholarly inquiry within the community of faculty and students of Andrews University.

The office supports the full spectrum of scholarly activity including the Scholarship of Discovery, the Scholarship of Integration, the Scholarship of Engagement, and the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning. This is done through conferences and symposia, grant awards, and much more. 

Andrews University is classified as a Doctoral/Research University (DRU) according to the Carnegie Classification. Learn more

Upcoming Events
2016 Honors Scholars and Undergraduate Research Poster Symposium

The 2016 Honors Scholars and Undergraduate Research Poster Symposium will take place on February 26, 2016 in Buller Hall from 2:30-4:00 pm.



Exploring the Composition of the Pentateuch

The "Exploring the Composition of the Pentateuch" Conference will take place April 3-5, 2016 in the Seminary Chapel. Presenters include Richard E. Averbeck (Trinity Evangelical Divinity School), Joshua Berman (Bar-Ilan University), Daniel I. Block (Wheaton College), Richard M. Davidson (Andrews University), Roy E. Gane (Andrews University), Duane A. Garrett (The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary), Richard S. Hess (Denver Seminary), James K. Hoffmeier (Trinity Evangelical Divinity School), Benjamin Kilchör (Staatsunabhangige Theologische Hochschule Basel), Gerald A. Klingbeil (Andrews University, Adventist Review), Michael LeFebvre (Christ Church Reformed Presbyterian), and Jiří Moskala (Andrews University), as well as other Andrews University faculty and PhD students. More Information

Andrews Research Conference: Early Career Researchers and Creative Scholars in the Arts and Humanities

We are pleased to announce that the third annual Andrews Research Conference, which will focus on early career research and creative scholarship in the arts and humanities, will be held on the campus of Andrews University from May 4-8, 2016. More information


2015 Research Brochure

It's been a busy year at Andrews University! In the 2015 Research Brochure you'll get catch a glimpse of the campus master plan, learn about autoethnography, discover the importance of internalizing the Sabbath, and much more! View the Research Brochure here







From developing models to predict seabird behavior to tracking eye movement in the cognitive psychology lab, Andrews University faculty, staff, and students take seriously the motto "Seek Knowledge, Affirm Faith, and Change the World." 

Featured Research

Faculty Research

Student Research



Andrews University is home to a number of research groups and programs and research centers.

Centers and Consortia






Andrews University is a partner and host to many symposia, conferences, and forums every year that promote scholarly research in a variety of disciplines. 

Conferences and Lectureships

Upcoming Events


Learn about the opportunities and resources available to faculty members.

Faculty Activity Report (FAR)

Faculty Research Grant (FRG)

External Grant Funding



Learn about the opportunities and resources available to students.

Conference Reimbursement

Undergraduate Research Scholar Award (URS)

Graduate Research Assistantship


The Office of Research Integrity and Compliance at Andrews University is committed to helping researchers —faculty, staff, and students comply with all applicable federal, state, and institutional requirements and policies.

Institutional Review Board (IRB)

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)


Read the latest news about research being done at Andrews. 

Performances and Exhibits

Research Awards and Rankings

Research Conferences and Symposia and more! 


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