F&M students have remarkable opportunities to work side by side with faculty who conduct groundbreaking work in their fields of expertise.
这些典型的学者包括心理伊丽莎白lonsdorf的副教授，他好奇的灵长类动物使她在坦桑尼亚的贡贝著名流研究中心和国际珍古德协会。她 最近联合撰写一个引人入胜的研究 关于黑猩猩和它们如何教彼此使用工具来收集白蚁小吃。
宗教学上海鲁tareen的副教授，其 新书“在现代卫冕拳王，”正产生发人深省的辩论 其中关于伊斯兰法律，神学和礼仪习俗中东问题专家距今200年。
These are the professors of F&M—engaged, accomplished scholars who bring their vast wells of knowledge and passion to the classroom every day.
More than 50 percent of F&M seniors participate in an independent study or self-designed major, far more than students at other leading national liberal arts colleges. Our students develop intellectual skills and have real-life experiences that serve them well beyond graduation.
A centerpiece of faculty and student joint research at Franklin & Marshall is the Hackman Summer Scholars program, funded in part by an endowment created by an alumnus, William Hackman of the Class of 1939, and his wife, Lucille.
The 10-week period of intense research allows for focused attention on a problem and sometimes results in co-authorship of a publication in a peer-reviewed journal. Some students have had as many as six co-authored publications from their F&M research.
Middle-aged female defendants who wear makeup during their trial get a courtroom advantage, according to a recent led by a Franklin & Marshall College researcher.阅读更多