SJSU researchers in hexagon cutouts surrounding the words 2021 Celebration of Research.

2021 Celebration of Research

On April 29, SJSU will host a vibrant virtual event with interactive features and video presentations honoring faculty and student researchers and highlighting their outstanding research, scholarship, and creative activities.

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Researchers gather around a table in their lab.

Supporting Research and Entrepreneurship at SJSU

The Research and Innovation Division works with the entire campus to seek internal and external support for faculty and student research, scholarship and creative activity (RSCA), and institutional projects that support the educational and service mission of the university. Collaboration is sought across disciplines, departments, and community partners in preparing proposals to federal, state, and private agencies.

Our Units

Office of Research

Research is a top priority at SJSU. The Office of Research offers faculty and students a wide variety of services to support their research, scholarship and creative activity (RSCA) while ensuring that research is conducted in accordance with the highest ethical and regulatory standards.

Office of Innovation

Innovation and industry collaboration go hand in hand. The Office of Innovation is focused on nurturing and growing a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship that will enhance the local, regional, and global impact of SJSU research.

Research Foundation

The SJSU Research Foundation (RF) provides administrative and business support to the campus research enterprise. Under the RF umbrella, the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) provides pre- and post-award services and self-support program management services for SJSU’s sponsored programs and projects.

Faculty and Student Spotlight

Laurie Drabble, associate dean for research and faculty with the College of Health and Human Sciences

COVID-19 Impact on the Health and Well-being of the LGBTQ+ Community

A Q&A with Laurie Drabble, associate dean for research and faculty with the College of Health and Human Sciences. 

Kim Blisniuk, Associate Professor of Geology.

Geology Associate Professor Kim Blisniuk Unearths New Information About the “Big One”

Blisniuk’s research indicates that the highly anticipated "Big One" earthquake might not ravage LA as much as previously thought.

Electrical Engineering Assistant Professor Hiu Yung Wong with students.

Electrical Engineering Faculty Hiu Yung Wong Receives NSF CAREER Award

Wong received an NSF CAREER Award for his research into cryogenic electronics and his efforts to expand diversity in education and the job force.