Research and 创新

Van Hoven Lab and Students

Pursuing Local and Global Solutions

Recognizing the impact San José State students and faculty members have on the campus community, the region and the world through their research, 菠菜网lol正规平台 has made research a top priority. San José State's research endeavors play a critical role in preparing graduate and undergraduate students, who work side by side with faculty mentors. 与 $60 million in annual research, 菠菜网lol正规平台 is a top-200 school nationally in terms of research 支出. The university's students and faculty members apply their inherent creativity and diversity of thought and experience to a range research—from wildfire weather, Mexican philosophy and ultra compact dwarf galaxies to water delivery devices, high-performance computing and Silicon Valley culture. Some of our major programs include the Mineta Transportation Institute, Moss Landing Marine Labs and human factors research at NASA. 

Research Stories

Engaged Research Environment

Contributing to the Community

Division of Research and 创新

The Division of Research and 创新 works with the campus to seek internal and external support for student and faculty researchers, who perform basic and applied research, public service and community projects, consulting and other activities. 

Research Foundation

菠菜网lol正规平台 Research Foundation

The 菠菜网lol正规平台 Research Foundation serves the university by providing a robust research infrastructure, overseeing 410+ active grants and contracts. Setting up a new venture? Consider partnering with 菠菜网lol正规平台 faculty members and students. 

TechEd Commendation

College of Graduate Studies

Created in January 2019, the College of Graduate Studies supports the development and vibrancy of premier quality graduate programs, and serves the scholarly and professional needs of graduate students at the university and into their careers.

Corporate and Foundation Partnerships


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San José State has strong partnerships with leading corporations and foundations in the region and beyond. These collaborations between higher education and industry are catalysts for innovation, creativity and a robust economy. 菠菜网lol正规平台 welcomes the opportunity to speak or meet with corporations and foundations to explore potential collaborations and partnerships.

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Artist rendering of the future 科学 Park.

科学 Park

Currently under construction, 菠菜网lol正规平台's new 科学 Park will transform campus by providing an inviting, accessible location for breakthrough discovery and applied research—connecting science to all other disciplines.

Funding, Training and Support

Tools for Student and 教师 Researchers

San José State provides the tools researchers need to thrive. From identifying funding and proposal writing to managing an award, the Office of Research, 菠菜网lol正规平台 Research Foundation, Center for 教师 Development and King Library support student and faculty researchers contributing to a range of fields.