You are here: American University Research at American University

AU Research Innovative, Impactful, & Game-Changing

AU faculty conduct impactful research because change can't wait.

Recognizing Socially Relevant Research

Professor Ron Hill, Chair of Kogod's marketing department, just took on a role as Editor in Chief of the business school association's Responsible Research in Business Management Initiative. It recognizes and promotes responsible and impactful research in business schools.

"I decided I would pivot from conducting typical marketing research to exploring how the poor across societies acquire and use the goods and services necessary to survive." - Prof. Hill

Learn More

Engage with Research

There are many ways to connect with AU research! Learn about externally sponsored awards from government agencies and foundations received by faculty to conduct impactful research. Listen to podcasts such as SIS Big World that shines a spotlight on complex ideas and issues that matter and Lobes & Robes that makes neuroscience for everyone. Follow us on Twitter for research highlights and upcoming events.

News & Highlights

A person sitting on a hill watching the sunset

Research ·

Cultivating Gratitude: An Interview with Professor Tony Ahrens

Read More

Washington D.C. march

Research ·

Democratic Erosion Consortium Wins $1.7 Million State Department Grant

Read More

Sally and Ray McNeill (Netflix)

Research ·

Domestic Violence and Self Defense: What Happens When Women Fight Back?

Read More

The humanities truck on site in the community

Research ·

AU Community Focused on a More Equitable and Peaceful World

Read More

Members of the AU community stroll through the Change Can't Wait festival's research walk.

Research ·

Students, Professors Showcase Work with Research Walk

Read More

Jennifer Maher

Faculty Expert Series

Videos in this playlist

To play a specific video, use the playlist icon in the player or view each video on YouTube.

  1. Jennifer Maher

    Webinar: Emerging Solutions for Wasted Food