University of Redlands

H8 Grow Faculty-Mentored Student Research

Increase funding to support faculty-mentored student research and creative projects beyond the sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences, including faculty and student co-publication.  Establish university-wide funding for student conference participation.

Status

Last update: April 11, 2017

In progress; ** priority

Lead

Advancement team; Provost Ogren; CAS Dean Brown; Faculty leadership; ASUR

Timeline

  1. Benchmark current participation data (2016-2017).
  2. Establish targets (fall 2017).

Cost

TBD

New/Enhanced Revenue or Endowment

2016 - 2020 Campaign Goal: $5M endowment [$3M for Science Research; $2M for Humanities and Social Sciences]

Goal/Assessment Metric

Increased opportunities for quality experiences in research and creative projects will strengthen student preparedness and thus improve program/degree satisfaction and recruitment.