Graduate research in the College of Arts and Science is boundary-breaking and world-changing. With all the resources of an R1 institution, coupled with a high mentor-to-student ratio and a compact campus, we provide a cutting-edge but personal experience. Collaboration across disciplines isn’t just possible, it’s the norm—you'll explore your field of study from a range of perspectives and with colleagues in different fields. Graduate research at Vanderbilt expands your horizons like nowhere else.
For detailed information about graduate research opportunities in your field of interest, visit the department websites.
Key Research Initiatives
Graduate Research in Action