Student Opportunities

Life University offers it’s students may opportunities to get involved in research. Research is a critical component in health care, especially Chiropractic. Students can develop their own research studies or work on a new or existing study with LIFE faculty, staff or field doctors.

Student Assistants

The CCR offers volunteer opportunities for students interested in research. Research Assistants (RAs) can work with faculty, staff, other students, or field practitioners on existing research projects or research initiatives designed by the student from the ground up. While these are volunteer positions, they provide opportunities for mentorship, connections, and training which can assist the student researcher in making valuable contributions to their chosen profession.

Work Study

The CCR hosts student work study research positions. Work study students may assist with general tasks, clerical work, and record-keeping for projects.

Student Research

Motion capture analysis of students performing side posture set up and thrusts on a mannequin: a pilot study


Physiological effects of reducing the vertebral subluxation complex with bio-energetic synchronization technique


The effects of chiropractic adjustments on brain function as measured by quantitative electroencephalography


The impact of chiropractic activator adjustments on memory and reaction time: a pilot study