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Measures that Matter

Each college has determined metrics that will drive their specific disciplines to the next level of scholarly output. Benchmarks and targets for marking progress over the 5 years will refer to these areas.

Assessment of these metrics uses the benchmark values on September 1, 2018.

  • Architecture

    • Total Research Expenditures
    • Journal Publications, Conference Presentations, and Awards
  • Arts

    • Number of performances, exhibitions, productions, and publications
    • Number of professional presentations and appearances
    • Expenditures from grants
    • Number of faculty awards
    • Number of citations and reviews
  • Business

    • Journal Articles Published (Current Year)
    • Conference Presentations (Scholarly)
    • Total Research Expenditures
  • Education

    • Total Research Expenditures
    • Federal Research Expenditures
    • Total dollar amount of grants submitted per year
    • Total number of actual grant submissions per year
    • Journal Articles Published
    • Faculty Citations
  • Engineering

    • Total Research Expenditures
    • Journal Articles Published
    • Citations
    • Undergraduates in Research
    • Research Activity
  • Graduate College of Social Work

    • Total Research Expenditures
    • Federal Research Expenditures
    • Journal Articles Published
    • External Grant Proposals Submitted
  • Hotel and Restaurant Management

    • Publications in Top Journals
    • H-Score
    • Scholarships/Assistantships Awards
    • Total Research Expenditures
  • Law Center

    • Publication Score
  • Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

    • Total Research Expenditures per Tenured/Tenure Track Faculty
    • Total Sponsored Research Proposals
    • Total Number of Sponsored Research Awards
    • Number of Articles and Citations
    • Books Published to include article length creative works, chapters, and book-length creative
  • Natural Sciences and Mathematics

    • Total Research Expenditures
    • Journal Articles Published
    • Number of Citations
    • Percentage of tenured and tenure track with external, competitively funded grants
    • Number of Faculty Awards and Society Fellowships
  • Nursing

    • Total Research Expenditures
    • Journal Articles Published
    • Professional Presentations
  • Optometry

    • Total Research Expenditures
    • Federal Research Expenditures
    • Number of Publications
  • Pharmacy

    • Total Research Expenditures
    • Federal Research Expenditures
    • Journal Articles Published
    • Citations
  • Technology

    • Total Research Expenditures
    • Journal Articles Published
    • Refereed Conference Papers Published
  • University Libraries

    • Research Support Activities
    • Grant Support Activities
    • Total Library Expenditures
    • Total Research Expenditures
    • Scholarly Output