Research

Rowan University research spans a wide range of subjects – medical and biomedical, marketing, mathematics, engineering, education, even writing arts, theater and dance – and the institu

Rowan College of Education Dean Monika Shealey and Teacher Education Assistant Professor Kathryn McGinn are working with researchers from William Paterson and Kean universities to study teacher persistence in urban schools and the role that various teacher certification pathways have in urban districts.
hand drawn poem written by child
If a picture is worth a thousand words, then the words in the pictures that adorn the offices of the CARES (Child Abuse Research Education and Service) Institute of RowanSOM could fill a library with stories of pain, suffering and, ultimately, recovery.

Jonathan Olshefski took a detour on the way to making a great feature-length film.

He made a great short one.

With the help of a five-year, $2.8 million grant from the National Institute on Aging and a unique data panel of close to 6,000 older people in New Jersey, Rachel Pruchno, PhD, of RowanSOM, has begun a study that will examine how disasters affect functional limitations of older people, measure the health care expenses associated with those limitations, and develop strategies that increase the likelihood that older people will flourish despite the stress of natural disasters.

SNJ Business People magazine has named Sarah Piddington to its 40 Under 40 list for 2014.

Three sessions of Rowan University student researchers successfully presented their work at the 17th annual STEM Student Symposium on April 25 in the Eynon Ballroom of the Chamberlain Student Center.
 

Moorestown, NJ and Glassboro, NJ—Lockheed Martin and Rowan University are kicking off an innovative, strategic partnership to develop new technologies for a broad range of radar system applications in support of national defense. As threats to the United States become increasingly more complex, this next generation of radar technology is critical to protecting national assets and requires the dedication of an educated workforce.