Interested in doing research?

Are you interested in conducted research at Johnson C. Smith University?

Johnson C. Smith University has long recognized the importance and value of research in effecting change in various communities, guiding and improving government policy and practice, and identifying solutions to existing problems.  As such, the university welcomes research proposals from external researchers seeking to conduct research at the institution.

Please note that any researchers wishing to administer surveys, questionnaires, and/or engage in research involving JCSU faculty, staff, or students must submit an IRB Application requesting permission to do so. 

If you are interested in conducting research at JCSU, please contact Dr. Nicola Davis Bivens, Chair of the university’s Institutional Review Board (IRB) at irb@jcsu.edu or (704) 330-1481 to request an IRB Application.