Goals in the Two Mission Areas

Career and Academic Services [full document, rev. 11/6/2019]

  1. Offer applied degrees that put science to work.
  2. Expand undergraduate degree enrollment for students beyond the Tucson campus.
  3. Expand community college transfer opportunities and increase degrees awarded to transfer students.
  4. Enhance CALS recruitment.
  5. Increase retention, persistence and graduation.
  6. Enhance career development.
  7. Increase financial support for instructional excellence.
  8. Promote faculty teaching excellence.
  9. Graduate student instruction

Research [full document, rev. 11/2016]

  1. Build on existing strengths and identify strategic new investment areas to maximize research achievement.
  2. Optimize CALS research infrastructure to support the CALS research mission.
  3. Define and measure resource generation for research.
  4. Expand communication on research activities.
  5. Build tech transfer, IP development, external business relations/development.