Academic and Research Opportunities

At the heart of BSOS’s operations and impact are its academic and research pursuits. In the classroom and in the field, our students learn from and conduct groundbreaking research alongside our world-renowned faculty, who are committed to teaching and to making valuable contributions to their disciplines.

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The College’s multidisciplinary centers shed light on problems and offer solutions that improve the human condition. Learn more about our centers and the faculty, students and collaborators who are at the forefront of research and applied knowledge in their fields.

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Endowed Chairs

Learn about the mission of our endowed chairs—each dedicated to peace and global understanding—and about our undergraduate and graduate citation, certificate and degree programs.

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Research Administration

As a major contributor to the research enterprise at the University of Maryland, BSOS research administrators perform a vital role to the faculty.