University Research Advisory Committee
The University Research Advisory Committee advises the President and President's cabinet members on strategies to stimulate growth in scholastic and externally funded research and innovative/creative activities within the university community. The Committee advises on the development of a comprehensive structure and network of programs to foster these activities along with fulfilling one of the key focus areas: "Distinctiveness - Create Distinctive Programs and Invigorate Faculty" of the flight plan with the following objectives:
1. Expand scholastic and externally funded research.
2. Support faculty collaboration and development.
3. Promote cross-disciplinary and integrated programs and scholarship.
4. Provide undergraduate research opportunities.