Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 70.14
Liaison Lindsey Kalkbrenner
Submission Date May 3, 2014
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STARS v2.0

Santa Clara University
AC-9: Academic Research

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 12.00 / 12.00 Lindsey Kalkbrenner
Center for Sustainability
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Number of the institution’s faculty and/or staff engaged in sustainability research:

Total number of the institution’s faculty and/or staff engaged in research:

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

The total number of academic departments (or the equivalent) that conduct research:

A copy of the sustainability research inventory that includes the names and department affiliations of faculty and staff engaged in sustainability research:

Names and department affiliations of faculty and staff engaged in sustainability research:

Adalsteinsson, Thorsteinn. Chemistry
Aschheim, Mark. Civil Engineering
Asuri, Prashanth. Bioengineering
Bachen, Chris. Communication
Bacon, Christopher. Environmental Studies and Sciences
Baker, Greg. Management
Ball, W. David. Law
Barber, Rich. Physics
Beatty, Christopher. Biology
Beitelmal, Monem. Mechanical Engineering
Bezanson, Michelle. Anthropology
Booth, Sherry. English
Burnham, Michelle. English
Cai, Gangshu. OMIS
Carroll, Stephen. English
Castori, Michael. Religious Studies
Charaus, Brigitte. History
Dahlhoff, Elizabeth. Biology
den Nieuwenboer, Niki. Management
Espinoza, John. English
Fabris, Drazen. Mechanical Engineering
Farnsworth, John. Environmental Studies and Sciences
Farris, Frank. Math/CS
Figueira, Sylvia. Computer Engineering
Frisbie, Susan. English
Garcia, Sara. Education
Gibson, Diana C. Religious Studies
Gilbert, Melissa. Education
Glaser, Kirk. English
Gordon, Dennis. Political Science
Gray, Leslie. Environmental Studies and Sciences
Green, Brian. Markkula/Engineering
Gullette, Gregory. Anthropology
He, Rong. Civil Engineering
Healy, Tim. Electrical Engineering
Hinga, Teresia. Religious Studies
Hoggard, Patrick. Chemistry
Ifcher, John. Economics
Jain, Sanjay. Management
Jonte-Pace, Diane. Provost's Office
Judnik, Maria. English
Kareiva, Peter. Environmental Studies and Sciences
Kevane, Michael. Economics
Kirby, Gail. Marketing
Kitts, Christopher. Mechanical Engineering
Kusanovich, Kristin. Theatre and Dance
Lee, Hohyun. Mechanical Engineering
Lieberman, Andy. Law
Madarassy, Rita. Economics
Mains, Bill. Undergraduate Business Program
Manaster, Kenneth. Law
Marvier, Michelle. Environmental Studies and Sciences
Matzek, Virginia. Environmental Studies and Sciences
Maurer, Ed. Civil Engineering
McElvain, Cheryl. Education
Meyer, Michael Joseph. Philosophy
Michels, Bob. Education and Counseling Psychology
Minowitz, Peter. Political Science
Mobed-Miremadi, Maryam. BioEngineering
Mohler, Courtney. Theatre and Dance
Molesky-Poz, Jean. Religious Studies
Molony, Barbara. History
Murray, Barbara. Theatre & Dance
Nanda, Aparajita. English
Nilsson, Tonya. Civil Engineering
Odamtten, Harry. History
Park, Damian. Economics
Piderit, Sandy. Management
Popalisky, David. Theatre and Dance
Raphael, Chad. Communication
Ravenscroft, Ann. Disabilities Resources
Reynolds, Ryan. Art and Art History
Ribas, Alberto. Modern Languages
Riney-Niewiadomski, Jean. CPSY
Ruscetti, Tracy. Biology
Said, Hisham. Civil Engineering
Shapiro, Jerry. CPSY
Shefrin, Hersh. Finance
Shin, Dongsoo. Economics
Singh, Sukhmander. Civil Engineering
Silva, Fern. COMM
Skinner, David. History
Smestad, Greg. Graduate Engineering
Smith, Stephen. OMIS
Stewart-Frey, Iris. Environmental Studies and Sciences
Sundstrom, William. Economics
Tran, Nicholas. Math/Computer Science
Trevisan, Richard. Management
Unger, Nancy. History
Vallor, Shannon. Philosophy
Velasquez, Manuel. Management
Walker, Jamie. Ethnic Studies
Warner, Keith. Religious Studies
Whalen, Mike. Communication
Wheeler, Korin. Chemistry & Biochemistry
Whittall, Justen. Biology
Woolley, Jennifer Lynn. Management
Yang, Tseming. Law
Zecevic, Aleksandar. Electrical Engineering

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

All faculty and staff were sent a curriculum and research survey in December 2013. Respondents were asked to self-identify if they conduct sustainability research, based on definitions provided in the survey. Definitions and prompts were based on the STARS Technical Manual.

A brief description of notable accomplishments during the previous three years by faculty and/or staff engaged in sustainability research:

The website URL where information about sustainability research is available:

The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution or simply email your inquiry to stars@aashe.org.