Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 60.06
Liaison Jennifer Palilonis
Submission Date Aug. 2, 2011
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Ball State University
ER-19: Interdisciplinary Research in Tenure and Promotion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Dr. Robert Morris
Associate Provost/Dean Graduate School
Graduate School
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Does the institution's treatment of interdisciplinary research meet the criteria for this credit?:
Yes

A brief description or a copy of the institution’s policy regarding interdisciplinary research:

The university has adopted a formal policy for the creation of Knowledge Groups and Knowledge Units.

As a result of this program, the university has institutionalized the following commitments to the support of interdisciplinary sustainability research:

Knowledge Groups:

Academy for Sustainability
Land Design Institute
Field Station and Environmental Education Center
Building Futures Institute
CAP Indianapolis Center

Knowledge Units:

Aquatic Biology and Fisheries Center
Center for Business and Economic Research
Center for Energy Research/Education/Service
Center for Historic Preservation
Center for International Development
Center for Middletown Studies
Community Based Projects
Institute for Digital Fabrication
Institute for Digital Intermedia Arts and Animation
Social Science research Center


The website URL where information about the treatment of interdisciplinary research is available:

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