Missouri State University

10. Faculty Scholarship

Data last updated: March 2016

Advancement of knowledge through research is an integral component within University functions and remains a key component of the tenure and promotion process. In order to serve the public, Missouri State University understands it has a research role that complements and integrates with its instructional and service expectations. Basic and applied research, as well as creative activities, allows faculty members to stay current in the discipline and provide relevant and meaningful information for students.

Data are updated each spring.

[LRP, Engaged Inquiry Objective 1]

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Measure 1: Number of Publications and Creative Activities

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Calendar Year 2014 Calendar Year 2015 2016 Goal
447 368 Continuous Improvement
Year Total
Calendar Year 2011 439
Calendar Year 2012 401
Calendar Year 2013 417
Calendar Year 2014 447
Calendar Year 2015 368

Measure 2: Number of Publications and Creative Activities by Category*

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Calendar Year 2014 Calendar Year 2015
Book 27 24
Book Chapter 68 51
Journal Article 303 259
Exhibition 19 10
Performance 30 24
Calendar Year 2011 Calendar Year 2012 Calendar Year 2013 Calendar Year 2014 Calendar Year 2015
Book 42 35 32 27 24
Book Chapter 51 58 81 68 51
Journal Article 320 284 264 303 259
Exhibition 9 10 23 19 10
Performance 17 14 17 30 24

* The above list is not exhaustive. These five categories represent the types of scholarship that are applicable across disciplines.

Measure 3: Number of Publications and Creative Activities by Academic Unit*

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Calendar Year 2011 Calendar Year 2012 Calendar Year 2013 Calendar Year 2014 Calendar Year 2015
Agriculture, School of Book Chapter 0 1 0 1 0
Journal Article 12 9 2 4 7
Arts & Letters Book 9 3 14 9 7
Book Chapter 11 6 11 15 11
Journal Article 31 27 43 42 29
Exhibition 8 10 23 19 10
Performance 17 14 17 30 24
Business Book 13 3 2 3 4
Book Chapter 4 3 2 6 12
Journal Article 69 50 45 58 42
Exhibition 1 0 0 0 0
Education Book 4 1 4 4 3
Book Chapter 7 4 19 7 4
Journal Article 16 22 15 9 11
Health & Human Services Book Chapter 10 6 4 5 4
Journal Article 44 41 44 42 44
Book 2 5 2 2 0
Humanities & Public Affairs Book 13 18 5 9 9
Book Chapter 12 31 36 24 14
Journal Article 48 56 28 54 41
Library Science, Department of Book 1 1 2 0 1
Journal Article 1 0 2 3 1
Book Chapter 1 1 3 0 0
Natural & Applied Sciences Book 0 4 3 0 0
Book Chapter 6 6 6 9 6
Journal Article 97 76 83 90 84

* The five categories reported here represent the types of scholarship that are applicable across disciplines.