Graduate Student Research in Dedman College

Graduate students are involved in research in 14 academic departments. Students are engaged in field research, lab research, and even involved with SMU's new high performance super computer. Dedman College has the facilities and faculty experts that inspire new discoveries and innovative solutions.

Fellowship Opportunities

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Albert Schweitzer Fellowship

Provides graduate and medical students across the Metroplex the unique opportunity to work in an interdisciplinary cohort and launch innovative health and well-being initiatives in the community while receiving extensive mentoring and support. Learn more.

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DCII Ph.D. Fellowship

Participate in a program designed to foster interdisciplinary communication and collaboration. Fellows will be mid-career doctoral students in one of the college’s twelve Ph.D. programs. Learn more.

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Dean’s Graduate Fellowship

Provides an annual $5,000 supplement to the student’s graduate stipend. This fellowship is highly competitive and awarded to top P.h.D applicants in all fields. Excellent candidates are encouraged to apply.

Department Contacts

Anthropology, tapowell@smu.edu

Biology, rharrod@smu.edu

Chemistrymtgraham@smu.edu

Economics, stephanie@smu.edu

English, jsaesaue@smu.edu

Geology, sschwob@smu.edu

Geophysics, sschwob@smu.edu

Historyjchavez@smu.edu

Mathematics, lberry@smu.edu

Medieval Studies, bwheeler@smu.edu

Physics, physics@smu.edu

Psychology, lruano@smu.edu

Religious Studiesphogan@smu.edu

Statistics (MASDA), ginnyd@smu.edu

Statisticsswang@smu.edu

Biostatisticsdheitjan@smu.edu