Research, Scholarship, & Creative Work
An important part of many faculty member’s portfolio of duties is to engage in research, scholarship, and/or creative works. Faculty research generates new knowledge, products, and artistic work that contribute to the betterment of society. Activities in this area may include, for example, publishing articles or scholarly books, garnering external research funds, building and managing a research lab, creating and showing works of art, conducting clinical trials, collaborating with national or international partners, patenting inventions, etc. This section outlines resources to help faculty members succeed in their scholarly endeavors.