|Overall Rating||Silver - expired|
|Submission Date||Nov. 16, 2011|
ER-18: Sustainability Research Incentives
|6.00 / 6.00||
Professor of Biology
Does the institution have a program to encourage student sustainability research that meets the criteria for this credit?:
A brief description of the institution’s program(s) to encourage student research in sustainability:
Drew encourages students to conduct research in sustainability in several ways. First, Drew's graduation requirement of hands-on experience can be met via research in sustainability. In addition, students are encouraged to undertake research through the Drew Summer Science Institute program (DSSI). This summer program offers students a stipend, complete with housing, to participate in research at Drew. Other grants are also available to encourage student research in sustainability.
The website URL where information about the student research program is available:
Does the institution have a program to encourage faculty sustainability research that meets the criteria for this credit?:
A brief description of the institution’s program(s) to encourage faculty research in sustainability:
Stipends support sustainability research by faculty. Drew also provides funding for travel and lodging associated with sustainability-related conferences. Grant money is also available for research and supplies.
The website URL where information about the faculty research program is available:
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