If you want kids to learn music, teach it like a language

Education doctoral student and elementary music teacher Eric Bottorff recently won the Michigan Music Educator of the Year award for his inventive classroom approaches, including teaching music to special education students....

From collaborative research to a Ph.D.

Two M.S. in Environmental Science grads are taking what they learned working with Professor Jacob Napieralski into prestigious doctoral programs....
Professor Jacob Napieralski and his graduate students pose for a photo

Why used EV batteries are poised to play a big role in the electric grid

Two UM-Dearborn doctoral students recently scored first prize in an international CO₂ reduction challenge for modeling the “second life” potential of used EV batteries....

Office of Research update: August 2023

See whose work is getting funded, browse new funding opportunities and learn about services that can advance your own work in the August update from the Office of Research....

Mini cars are launching big careers

Students and faculty are doing advanced work in autonomy using one-tenth-scale cars. ...

Two UM-Dearborn students awarded prestigious Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship

Nada Lachtar and Dania Ammar are the first UM-Dearborn doctoral students to be recognized with the competitive fellowship from one of the country’s premier graduate schools....

An Update from the Office of Research: May 2023

Check out upcoming funding opportunities, learn about a new open access publishing partnership, and see which of your colleagues recently landed grants in the Office of Research May update....

Through education, student plans to create a mental health support network 7,000 miles away

Graduate student Hajira Baig created a research project to better understand mental health needs and coping strategies in an effort to better assist people in need and reduce stigma surrounding mental illness in rural Pakistan....

Office of Research update: November 2022

A colleague landed a $500,000-plus grant, application deadlines are coming up for research fundings programs and more....

Office of Research update: September 2022

Check out whose work is getting funded, find new funding opportunities, and learn about ways UM-Dearborn can support your next project in the September update from the Office of Research....