College of Health, Education and Human Development

Engaged Research

Collaborative Research and Creative Activities for Family and Community Well-Being

Faculty will engage in research and collaborative activities aligned with niche areas designed to strengthen family and community well-being. Each niche area currently has external funding or is positioning to seek funding. The niche areas operationalize projects/initiatives that are aligned with Clemson University’s emphasis areas as well as HEHD’s priorities and goals.

Automotive and Transportation Technology

  • Senior Mobility

Biotechnology and Biomedical Sciences

  • Healthcare Genetics

Sustainable Environments

  • Building Sustainable Communities Health and the Built Environment/Health Architecture
    • Planning and Landscape Architecture
    • Aging and Mobility
    • Environmental Restoration
    • Consumer Behavior
    • Hartzog Institute
    • Educating School and Community Personnel

Family and Community Living

  • Community Leadership Ed Leadership
    • Clinicians (Research)
    • Doctoral Education
    • Youth Development Leadership
    • Purposeful Living Across the Years (PLAY)
    • Hartzog Institute
    • International Center for Service Learning in Teacher Education
  • Health Disparities
  • Early Childhood Development
  • Stem Education
    • Science/Math Teacher Education (all levels)
  • Integrated Family and Community Systems
  • Tourism and Culture
  • Building Sustainable Communities

Leadership and Entrepreneurship

  • Economic Development
    • Hartzog Institute
    • Tourism and Culture
  • Community Leadership
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Healthcare Quality and Safety
  • Early Childhood Development

General Education

  • Excellence in Undergraduate Education
    • Creative Inquiry
    • General Studies
    • Simulation Research
    • E-Portfolios
    • Global Studies
      • International Center for Service Learning in Teacher Education