Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 48.92
Liaison Leslie North
Submission Date Aug. 15, 2012
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Western Kentucky University
ER-18: Sustainability Research Incentives

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 6.00 / 6.00 Gordon Baylis
VP of Research
Department of Research
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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:

FUSE grants are designed to support undergraduate students' intellectual development by fostering active engagement in the areas of research, creative and scholarly activities, and/or artistic performances.

The Office of Research provides funding for research and creative activities. In line with the campus-wide emphasis on sustainability, research on sustainability is especially encouraged.


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 Office of Research provides funding for research and creative activities. In line with the campus-wide emphasis on sustainability, research on sustainability is especially encouraged.


The website URL where information about the faculty research program is available:

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