Building The Temple University Research Enterprise. Ken Blank, Ph.D. Senior Vice Provost for Research and Graduate Education January 2012. ACADEMIC COMPASS INITIATIVE. RESEARCH EXCELLENCE
Ken Blank, Ph.D.
Senior Vice Provost for Research and Graduate Education
Source: “Pasteur’s Quadrant” by Donald Stokes 1998)
E.g. - Water resources
E.g. - sustainability of the water supply
- Facilities: e.g., Medical Education and Research Building, Science Education and Research Building
- Shared Instrumentation and Core Facilities: e.g., MRI medical scanners, High Performance Computing, NMR molecular probes.
- New research programs
Hire new tenure track and research faculty strategically to support programmatic growth
Develop leadership capability of faculty to lead major programs and submit large proposals
Recruit senior faculty
Develop strategic industry and government agency relationships
Diversify external funding sources (NIH and NSF budgets will not increase anytime soon)