Strategy 2 Stories: Expanding Breakthrough Research and Creative Endeavors

2. Require continual research and creative achievement for reappointment, tenure and promotion as relevant to faculty members’ collective bargaining status and campus expectations.

The narratives below define and bring clarity to what each of the University Strategic Goals means to Academic Affairs. The narratives express our values and beliefs, and create a context to guide implementation efforts. To learn more about the specific strategies and tactics involved in achieving the expansion of breakthrough research and creative endeavors, please view our Academic Affairs Strategic Plan.

Research and Sponsored Programs (RASP) Resources help Faculty Researchers

Two graduate students work in a biology lab in Cunningham Hall.

RASP is committed to helping faculty achieve their research goals. Research resources fall into three categories: researchers, industry and students. Research resources include help with finding funding, proposal assistance, and grant administration. RASP also assists with compliance and award management.