Office of Student Research Mission

The Office of Student Research (OSR) serves as a central resource for student research, scholarship and creative activities at Truman State University.  The OSR will promote, facilitate, highlight, and assess faculty-mentored student research at Truman across all disciplines.

The OSR will support faculty-mentored student research at Truman in four areas:

  • academic year research
  • summer research
  • external funding and grants support
  • publication, presentations, and publicity

Contact Us

Dr. Jessica Colpoys, Director for the Office of Student Research
Magruder Hall 3076

Office of Student Research Steering Committee

  • Office of the Provost
    Dr. Kevin Minch, Associate Provost for Undergraduate Curricula and Outreach
  • School of Arts and Letters
    Dr. Hena Ahmad, Department of English and Linguistics
  • School of Business
    Dr. Andrew Mun, Department of Business Administration
  • School of Health Science and Education
    Dr. Julia Edgar, Department of Communication Disorders
  • School of Science and Mathematics
    Dr. Tim Humphry, Department of Chemistry
  • School of Social and Cultural Studies
    Dr. Arlen Egley, Jr., Department of Justice Systems
  • Libraries
    Ms. Carol Lockhart, Reference Librarian
  • Graduate Studies
    Dr. Rebecca Dierking, Department of English and Linguistics
  • Student Representative
    Clara Miller-Broomfield