Research


Dissertation Fellowship Award

June 14, 2018

University of Dayton doctoral student Dara Delgado was awarded a $20,000 fellowship from the American Association of University Women to complete her dissertation, which focuses on an African-American woman who founded a black Pentecostal denomination in 1924 with the goal of empowering women.


Building Better Bridges

June 11, 2018

America has an infrastructure problem. Civil Engineering researcher Ömer Bilgin has received a $440,000 Ohio Department of Transportation grant to help make bridge construction quicker and less costly.


College Faculty in the News: June 11, 2018

June 11, 2018

Dr. Miranda Cady Hallett, Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work recently appeared on a local television news program to discuss the legal and civil rights ramifications of detaining children at the border between the United States and Mexico.


Roesch Chair in the Social Sciences

June 07, 2018

The University of Dayton has appointed sociology professor Leslie Picca as the Raymond A. Roesch, S.M., Chair in the Social Sciences. Currently, Picca is chair of the Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work. She joined the University faculty in 2005.


Moral Courage Project: Reflections from El Paso

June 07, 2018

In an op-ed published June 5 in Flyer News, Mary McLoughlin reflects on her time in El Paso, Texas, documenting the experience of the US-Mexican border in an attempt to disrupt the current narratives around immigration and humanize contentious issues.


Spring 2018 Highlights

June 04, 2018

The Human Rights Center focuses on human rights research and advocacy--both globally and within the U.S. The spotlight reviews our Spring 2018 activities, programming and research updates.


SEHS social digest: June 4, 2018

June 04, 2018

In just 90 seconds, you can learn how to better help a kid with a concussion; Dr. Susan Davies explains how. We’re also celebrating award-winning students and the 2018 UD Faculty Award in Teaching winner. Follow this news and other recent updates being posted to the SEHS social media channels.


Three Engineering Faculty Appointed as Endowed Chairs

May 29, 2018

Dr. Markus Rumpfkeil, Dr. Margaret Pinnell and Professor Rebecca Blust named University of Dayton School of Engineering endowed chairs.


College Faculty in the News: May 25, 2018

May 25, 2018

Students of Media Specialist-in-Residence Greg Kennedy and Lecturer Roy Flynn, Department of Communication, recently wrote and produced a compelling documentary about the opioid epidemic in Ohio.


Human Rights Champion

May 18, 2018

Shelley Inglis will bring 15 years of United Nations' human rights experience to the University of Dayton when she begins her position as the Human Rights Center's executive director Aug. 16.

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