Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 70.79
Liaison Yumiko Jakobcic
Submission Date March 1, 2019
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STARS v2.1

Grand Valley State University
AC-9: Research and Scholarship

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 9.20 / 12.00 Yumiko Jakobcic
Campus Sustainability Coordinator
Office of Sustainability Practices
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Total number of the institution’s faculty and/or staff that are engaged in research (headcount):
738

Number of the institution’s faculty and/or staff that are engaged in sustainability research (headcount):
93

Percentage of the institution's faculty and staff researchers that are engaged in sustainability research :
12.60

Total number of academic departments (or the equivalent) that include at least one faculty or staff member that conducts research:
50

Number of academic departments (or the equivalent) that include at least one faculty or staff member that conducts sustainability research:
26

Percentage of research-producing departments that are engaged in sustainability research:
52

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):

1) Search of Digital Measures faculty activities using the "sustainability" box and if it was included in a title.

2) Inspection of faculty web pages for sustainability-relevant research.


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