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Advance Discovery and Innovation

UNM strives to promote collaborations between university researchers and industry partners to further cutting-edge research and strengthen our research enterprise, and to advance knowledge and integrate student learning with innovation.

STRATEGY 5.1: ENHANCE UNM’S POSITION AS A 21ST CENTURY LEADER IN RESEARCH

Metric: Annual progress on identified research performance measures

Objective 5.1.1: Continue implementation of comprehensive research strategic plan for main campus. Completion Target: Spring 2018, Responsibility: White

STRATEGY 5.2: GROW EXTERNAL FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR RESEARCH, SCHOLARSHIP, AND CREATIVE ACTIVITY

Metric: Annual research awards and sponsored program expenditures

Objective 5.2.1: Foster strategic interdisciplinary initiatives through support of new cross-cutting and cluster faculty hires and by identification of sources for seed investment to stimulate faculty success in extramural funding. Completion Target: Summer 2018, Responsibility: White

STRATEGY 5.3: MAXIMIZE RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES BY FULLY LEVERAGING COLLABORATION WITH THE REGION'S NATIONAL LABS

Metric: Growth in joint programs between UNM and national labs

Objective 5.3.1: Increase the number of shared professorships with the National Labs. Completion Target: Spring 2018, Responsibility: White