who we are
We are a central university office that helps to foster relationships between Kent State University and corporations, helping faculty and external funding partners connect and collaborate to advance mutual goals that align with the university's missions and priorities.
We can help companies navigate the university, find faculty and programs of interest and arrange for campus meetings. We can also facilitate funding requests, awards, and reporting, and help illuminate campus research funding policies.
THE GOALS OF CORPORATE RELATIONS
Increase private funding support to the university through corporate support
Act as Kent State's point of contact for corporate support
Manage specific projects as directed by the President and Provost
Connect external partners to Kent State resources