University Research Advisory Committee

Overview

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.

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