Overall Rating Bronze
Overall Score 31.92
Liaison Tom Kovacs
Submission Date Sept. 30, 2022

STARS v2.2

Eastern Michigan University
AC-9: Research and Scholarship

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.10 / 12.00 Thomas Kovacs
Professor
Geography and Geology
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Total number of employees that conduct research:
567

Number of employees engaged in sustainability research:
13

Percentage of employees that conduct research that are engaged in sustainability research:
2.29

Total number of academic departments that include at least one employee who conducts research:
33

Number of academic departments that include at least one employee who conducts sustainability research:
9

Percentage of departments that conduct research that are engaged in sustainability research:
27.27

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

Information in File Upload


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

Survey sent out through Provost office followed up by targeted emails to faculty likely to participate in sustainability-related research. The total number of employees that conduct research are based on the number of tenure-track faculty. Sustainability research is based on the same definitions used for determining sustainability related courses (i.e. research that include 1 or more sustainability emphases and relate to a UN Sustainable Development Goal (SDG)).


Website URL where information about the institution’s sustainability research is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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Faculty that conduct research are equal to the number of tenure or tenure-track faculty numbers for 2021 from the EMU Databook on EMU's Institutional Research and Information Management (IRIM) website.

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