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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 University: Moderate Research Activity according to the Carnegie Classification.

Featured News: Seminary Professor Wins Award

Dr. John Peckham's book, "The Love of God: A Canonical Model," was one of the InterVarsity Press 2015 Readers' Choice Award Winners. Dr. Peckham is Associate Professor of Theology and Christian Philosophy. View Website

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Featured Event: Luther Conference

The Andrews University Department of History & Political Science in collaboration with the Office of Research and Creative Scholarship and the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists' Office of Archives, Statistics, and Research proudly announces its upcoming conference to commemorate the 500-year anniversary of Martin Luther's Ninety-Five Theses. We welcome all scholarly paper or session proposals for the conference to be held at Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Michigan, from October 31 to November 3, 2017. More information

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Research Highlights

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



Research Groups and Facilities

Andrews University is home to a number of centers, consortia, and museums, including the Horn Archaeological Museum and the Museum of Natural History. Click here for a full list.







Research Events

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


Research Calendar

A calendar of internal research application deadlines and award notifications (Faculty Activity Report, Faculty Research Grant, Faculty Research Status, and Undergraduate Research Scholar Award)



Faculty Resources

Learn about the opportunities and resources available to faculty members.

Faculty Activity Report (FAR)

Faculty Research Grant (FRG)

External Grant Funding



Student Resources

Learn about the opportunities and resources available to students.

Conference Reimbursement

Undergraduate Research Scholar Award (URS)

Graduate Research Assistantship


Research Compliance

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)


Research News and Publications

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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