GOAL

Bolster our research programs to ensure excellence and stability.

Action

Increase the impact factor of published manuscripts.

Success Measure

  1. Maintain a count of 25 or more manuscripts in non-dentistry journals with an impact factor of 5 or more.

  2. Increase the number of manuscripts in dentistry journals with and impact factor of 4 or more to 20 each year.

Fiscal Year Manuscripts w/ impact factor > 5 Dental manuscripts w/ impact factor > 4
2015 26 16
2016 26 4
2017 30 7
2018 25 27

Status

On Schedule

Achieve By: Aug 2019


Action

Research labs use electronic laboratory notebooks to for their research records.

Success Measure

5 research labs use Lab Archives instead of paper notebooks to store research data.

Status

On Schedule

Achieve By: Sep 2020


Action

New polices will support research in the new research addition as well as the current research space throughout the School of Dentistry.

Success Measure

A management plan for collaborative research space will be written by the occupants.

 

A new policy foe the school's core facilities will be written, vetted and adopted.

Status

On Schedule
Achieve By: Jun 2020

 

Status

On Schedule
Achieve By: Jun 2021


GOAL

Our research enterprise embraces collaborative science.

Action

Multiple PI grants out number single PI grants.

Success Measure

Increase the number of multiple PI grant applications from XX to YY.

Status

On Schedule

Achieve By: TBD


Steward: Russell Taichman, Associate Dean for Research and Marco Bottino, Associate Professor