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Information & Goals

Mission & Goals

The mission of the Associate Dean for Research is to help faculty members in the College of Public Health (CPH) be successful in balancing roles in academia. Success will be defined as promotion and tenure at UK.

Acknowledging these goals, the Associate Dean for Research will work toward the following:

  • Identify appropriate research opportunities
  • Facilitate faculty linkages for successful research collaboration
  • Increase the number of successful grant proposal submissions
  • Strengthen the quality of grant proposals
  • Monitor the submission and outcomes of grant proposals
  • Keep faculty and staff members apprised of relevant proposal submission strategies and requirements
  • Engage faculty members in effective grant management strategies
  • Attend relevant meetings within the CPH and across campus to promote success in research endeavors