Mission and Strategy
The Division of Research and Economic Development (DRED) is committed to cultivating an environment where education through research, scholarly endeavor and creative activity thrives. We provide comprehensive support for faculty, staff and student research and creative activity, guide research strategic directions, manage the university’s intellectual property portfolio, facilitate relationships with stakeholders, and lead economic development and innovation.
Lead the university’s student-centered research enterprise, advancing quality research and creative activity, scholarship and innovative pursuits.
GUIDING VALUES STATEMENT
We will uphold the university values through promotion of collaboration across the research enterprise, building inclusive partnerships, both internally and externally.