Inspire New Knowledge
Strategic Priority 2
We will reward innovation in instruction, research, entrepreneurship, collaboration and capacity building that maximizes our impact, and challenges, enlightens and inspires our faculty and students to change the world.
Increase participation in grant funded research activity.
- Support research that addresses local, national and global health challenges through collaboration with STEM academic fields, such as biology, chemistry, medicine, engineering and computer science, and the social sciences.
- Support opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration and co-creation that produces 20% joint academic programs and research collaborations.
- Increase the number of students who participate in study abroad experiences and high impact academic and extracurricular activities that expand thinking, promote diversity of thought, civil discourse and empathy.