|Submission Date||Dec. 5, 2012|
ER-18: Sustainability Research Incentives
environmental science and geography
Does the institution have a program to encourage student sustainability research that meets the criteria for this credit?:
A brief description of the institution’s program(s) to encourage student research in sustainability:
Senior Research is required for all students a Stetson University, and all environmental Science students complete a year long research project. Projects of high merit are selected for further, extracurricular development with a faculty member for publication in peer-reviewed journals.
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?:
A brief description of the institution’s program(s) to encourage faculty research in sustainability:
Through Stetson GREEN (Global and Regional Eco-expertise Network), an annual workshop helps faculty (and staff) to develop scholarship and teaching a specific theme in sustainability. These projects are often oriented to local community and campus subjects. On July 20, 2011 a workshop was held to help develop activities related to the theme of water sustainability.
The website URL where information about the faculty research program is available:
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