Rigorous scientific research is a core function of Bastyr University, students play an important role in that process alongside the faculty. The Bastyr University Center for Student 研究 is the central point of contact for students who desire to do research. The center informs students about all ongoing research projects at Bastyr and links students to appropriate faculty mentors by research interest. The center also provides funding, through competitive awards, for faculty-student research projects.

"Bastyr University has played a bigger role within medicine than any other non-allopathic institution, bringing scientific legitimacy to natural medicine."

— James Whorton, 博士学位, professor of medical history and ethics, University of Washington School of Medicine

In addition, the Center:

  • Provides statistical and methodological assistance to students who are undertaking individual research projects as part of their degree programs.
  • Serves as a general resource for students undertaking required research projects in various academic curricula, 如 营养, health psychology, 助产术.
  • Provides general oversight and facilitation of University-sponsored research projects and develops working teams of faculty and students to accomplish each project.

应用程序 Process for 教师 Student 研究 Grants

All student research at Bastyr University is faculty mentored. 教师 mentors and students work together to develop projects which may be appropriate for internal funding. Internal grants are competitive and are awarded based on originality of the proposal, relevance to established research and academic programs, 可行性, degree of student involvement.

应用程序 should be 5-7 typed pages. See links below for forms and instructions:

应用程序 will be reviewed on a rolling basis until all Center funds have been expended.


The Center for Student 研究 is directed by Mark M. Martzen博士. Dr. Martzen is chair of the Department of Basic Sciences. He has academic and biotechnology industry experience and is published in leading scientific journals, including Science.

Contact: Mark R. Martzen, Director of the Center for Student 研究
电子邮件: mmartzen@campuscalendar.savethecoyotes.com
Phone: (425) 602-3162
Address: 14500 Juanita Drive N.E., Kenmore, WA 98028

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