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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

Andrews Autumn Conference

The Ninth Annual Andrews Autumn Conference on Religion and Science will be held on October 24-25, 2014 beginning with a vespers on Friday evening, October 24 at 7:00 pm in the Seminary Chapel. The Saturday program will begin at 9:00 am in the Science Complex (please look for the signs directing you to the meeting room). The featured speaker is Nancey Murphy, professor Christian Philosophy at Fuller Theological Seminary. In addition to Dr. Murphy, John Slattery (PhD student from Notre Dame), Andrews faculty member Karl Bailey, and Mateja Plantak, an Andrews Graduate Student, will be presenting. View flier

 Celebration of  Research

The Sixth Annual Andrews University Celebration of Faculty and Graduate Student Research will be held on Friday, October 31, 2014 in Buller Hall from 12:30-4:00 pm. View flier

2014 Research Brochure

The 2014 Research Brochure is out! Articles include: Opera for Everyone (Charles Reid), Response to Intervention in Elementary Schools (Luana Greulich), Cricket to Cricket: Cricket Calling Songs and Neuronal Behavior (Benjamin Navia), Simplicity and Humanity: Waldenses and Environmental Design (Kathleen Demsky), The Stresses of Being a Pastor: The Struggle of Pastoral Families in the Adventist Church (Duane McBride, et al), and more! View PDF



New Grant Opportunity!

The General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists (GC) requests proposals for undertaking research on mission offerings in the North-American Division (NAD). View RFP


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



Undergraduate Research and more!

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! 


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

Andrews Research Events

Research Events Near Andrews

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