Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 66.74
Liaison Cathy Liebowitz
Submission Date March 30, 2018
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

Emerson College
AC-9: Research and Scholarship

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 11.97 / 12.00 Matt Fabian
Registrar
Registrar
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Total number of the institution’s faculty and/or staff that are engaged in research (headcount):
181

Number of the institution’s faculty and/or staff that are engaged in sustainability research (headcount):
27

Percentage of the institution's faculty and staff researchers that are engaged in sustainability research :
14.92

Total number of academic departments (or the equivalent) that include at least one faculty or staff member that conducts research:
8

Number of academic departments (or the equivalent) that include at least one faculty or staff member that conducts sustainability research:
6

Percentage of research-producing departments that are engaged in sustainability research:
75

A copy of the institution’s inventory of its sustainability research that includes names and department affiliations of faculty and staff engaged in sustainability research:
The institution’s inventory of its sustainability research that includes names and department affiliations of faculty and staff engaged in sustainability research:
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A brief description of the methodology the institution followed to complete the research inventory (including the types of faculty and staff included as researchers):

Department heads received an email inquiring if any of their staff/faculty are conducting research related to environmental sustainability. Staff/faculty responded accordingly and names were recorded. Names were verified with current coursework in the Fall and Spring course catalogues.


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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Emerson faculty profile:

142 Tenure/Tenured Track Faculty
65 Non-Tenure Track Faculty - while not required to do research - are awarded funds through their departments to participate in scholarly work or research if they choose to do so

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