Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 61.03
Liaison Jennifer Kleindienst
Submission Date Dec. 20, 2019

STARS v2.2

Wesleyan University
AC-9: Research and Scholarship

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 8.42 / 12.00 Barry Chernoff
Director
College of the Environment
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Total number of employees that conduct research:
367

Number of employees engaged in sustainability research:
34

Percentage of employees that conduct research that are engaged in sustainability research:
9.26

Total number of academic departments that include at least one employee who conducts research:
39

Number of academic departments that include at least one employee who conducts sustainability research:
23

Percentage of departments that conduct research that are engaged in sustainability research:
58.97

A copy of the inventory of the institution’s sustainability research (upload):
Inventory of the institution’s sustainability research:

See attached


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

Prof. Barry Chernoff compiled a list of known faculty engaged in sustainability research. This list included only career-track faculty, not visitors. This list included verification of research on public faculty pages and/or confirmation with the individual faculty members.


Website URL where information about the institution’s sustainability research is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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Note that the link above is incomplete, as most faculty do not use the internal WesScholar platform. Most research is available on individual faculty pages.

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