|Submission Date||March 1, 2013|
University of Northern Iowa
ER-15: Sustainability Research Identification
University Sustainability Coordinator
Office of Sustainability
Has the institution developed a definition of sustainability research?:
A copy of the institution's definition of sustainability research:
The Iowa Board of Regents has defined sustainability across the campus for UNI as: "development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs".
Has the institution identified its sustainability research activities and initiatives?:
A brief description of the methodology the institution followed to complete the inventory:
A survey was developed by the Sustainability Office and distributed by the Provost's Office to each of the academic departments on campus. With a full set of respondents, survey was geared toward answering ER-16, ER-17, and ER-19.
Does the institution make its sustainability research inventory publicly available online?:
The website URL where the sustainability research inventory is posted (required if claiming Part 3 of the credit):