Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 67.98
Liaison Tom Goldsmith
Submission Date March 14, 2016
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St. John's University, New York
AC-10: Support for Research

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 4.00 / 4.00 Joanna Shields
STARS Research Analyst
Facilities
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Does the institution have a program to encourage student sustainability research that meets the criteria for this credit?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution’s program(s) to encourage student research in sustainability:

The research activities of St. John’s students and faculty are increasingly diverse and intense: grant dollars continue to rise; publications are flourishing; students are presenting papers at conferences. We have good reason to celebrate our accomplishments. We expect that through Research Month activities the St. John's University Community will become increasingly aware, mutually supportive and proud of these impressive activities.


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?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution’s program(s) to encourage faculty research in sustainability:

The University supports Faculty/Employee research by providing training and resources that encourages new research and further education. Information about the resources provided can be found at http://www.stjohns.edu/employee-resources.


The website URL where information about the faculty research program is available:
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Has the institution formally adopted policies and procedures that give positive recognition to interdisciplinary, transdisciplinary, and multidisciplinary research during faculty promotion and/or tenure decisions?:
Yes

A brief description or the text of the institution’s policy regarding interdisciplinary research:

When a faculty member is considered for tenure and a promotion, research or projects are considered.
The University also recognizes interdisciplinary research by encouraging and commending committees of multidisciplinary faculty who have made great contributions to the academic and University community.


The website URL where information about the treatment of interdisciplinary research is available:
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Does the institution provide ongoing library support for sustainability research and learning that meets the criteria for this credit?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution's library support for sustainability research and learning:

The University library is operated by knowledgeable staff who provide resource assistance. The main library offers both physical resources for review and an online database of works for use.


The website URL where information about the institution's library support for sustainability is available:

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