Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 56.21
Liaison Jennifer McMillin
Submission Date July 28, 2020

STARS v2.2

Cleveland State University
AC-9: Research and Scholarship

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 7.48 / 12.00 Jennifer McMillin
Director of Sustainability
Facilities l Architect l Safety l Technology
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Total number of employees that conduct research:

Number of employees engaged in sustainability research:

Percentage of employees that conduct research that are engaged in sustainability research:

Total number of academic departments that include at least one employee who conducts research:

Number of academic departments that include at least one employee who conducts sustainability research:

Percentage of departments that conduct research that are engaged in sustainability research:

A copy of the inventory of the institution’s sustainability research (upload):
Inventory of the institution’s sustainability research:

A brief description of the methodology the institution followed to complete the research inventory:

The research inventory was conducted by compiling information from the following sources over the past three years.

Digital Commons publishing repository

Monthly activity reports from the Sponsored Programs Office

Faculty Profile - Publications

Faculty Research and Development (FRD) Program

The Faculty Scholarship Initiative (FSI)

Additional data was obtained from faculty who completed the 2019 survey on courses taught at CSU that include concepts of sustainability. The survey included a question requesting information on sustainability research and community collaboration.

Website URL where information about the institution’s sustainability research is available:

Additional documentation to support the submission:

The “Total number of employees that conduct research” includes all tenured and tenure track faculty at CSU.
Tenured Faculty - 305
Tenure Track Faculty - 99
Source: CSU IPEDS Human Resources Survey 2019-20

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