Oklahoma State University
College of Human Environmental Sciences
Human Sciences Research & Graduate Studies office

researchSolving human problems and enhancing human lives through innovative research, teaching, and outreach activities is and always has been the defining motto of the College of Human Sciences.  Our mission is to advance and apply knowledge of the interaction of people with their environments to develop effective professionals, engaged citizens, and visionary leaders who promote the physical, social, and economic well-being of people.

Office of Research and Graduate Studies is a service unit, and our functions are to:

  • Assist all faculty and students in the identification of funding opportunities, initial proposal development, and submission of proposals for external funds to support their research.  This Office also oversees the research funds once they have been awarded.
  • Provide resources, support and services for graduate studies.
  • Promote the programs of the college and the accomplishments of its students, faculty and staff.

Research Support Services

We facilitate and provide administrative oversight for research and grant issues.

Research Themes

An overview of research interests throughout the College.

Research Labs and Centers

The College is home to numerous Research Laboratories and Centers. Our faculty are discovering ways to improve quality of life through their innovative research projects.

Graduate Education

Information for prospective and current students regarding graduate degree programs in Human Sciences; also program data and resources for faculty.

Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate research is one way to take full advantage of experiential learning opportunities the College of Human Sciences and Oklahoma State University have to offer students. Students have the opportunity to work side-by-side with a professor or faculty member in their chosen area of study.