Faculty & Student Research
Pursue in-depth research at the highest level. Do real-world work in small classes. Collaborate with faculty in ways not possible at other institutions.
Research with Your Professors
Faculty mentor student research and creative activity across majors.
USF Group Delivers Peace Research
Fourteen students, grads, and faculty members from the School of Education traveled to Trinidad and Tobago to present workshops and papers.
Undergrad Pursues Passion for Research and Community
Viet-Hung Nguyen ’25 is working with his professors to change how psychology research is conducted. His goal: conduct research that listens to and responds to people in their communities, leading to results that are more applicable to real life.
Student Addresses Opioid Use Disorder
Sara Hamilton, a DNP MPH learner, is focusing some of her degree work on addressing opioid use disorder.
USF Becomes Home to Cutting Edge Blockchain Law Center
Professor Michele Neitz is the only law professor in San Francisco teaching blockchain law. Her next steps? The creation of an interdisciplinary learning lab focusing on the intersection of law and blockchain technology to tackle social impact issues.
Fulbright Scholar Pursues Clean Energy in Pakistan
Naveed Ahmed Unar MS ’23 addresses power crises in Pakistan. His dream? To provide renewable energy to less advantaged communities in the developing world.
Grad Student Helps Ensure the Future of Fishing
Alex Min MSEI ’22 used what he learned from Johnathan Cromwell in Creativity, Innovation, and Applied Design class to use technology that can help ensure a future for fish and for fisheries.
Students Think Big
Engineering students use the Innovation Hive to make, create, and present real projects for the real world.
USF Team Researches Cancer
A professor and her students are helping to honor a former student by working on research that may contribute to understanding gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST), a rare cancer.
Funding & Results
In undergraduate and graduate research funds
Your chance of being treated by a USF-trained health professional if you are admitted to a Bay Area hospital
Undergraduates received scholarships
Explore Our Facilities
Come dream, do, make, create, collaborate, ask questions, and find solutions in our state-of-the-art facilities.
Share Your Work
Collaborate with faculty mentors on tackling disease, mental health, climate change, and more. Showcase your research in the College of Arts & Sciences annual Creative Activity & Research Day.