Texas Tech University

Center for Research in Leadership and Education

The CENTER FOR RESEARCH IN LEADERSHIP AND EDUCATION:

  • serves as a nexus through which individual researchers and academic units can gather to share and discuss multiple educational, intellectual, and societal views and perspectives and research proposals related to the provision of equitable educational opportunities in a global society
  • develops and maintains multiple partnerships with internal and external university entities (including international partnerships with other universities and organizational entities) to conduct relevant theory-into-practice research on how to creatively address persistent inequities in public education and in society (both nationally and internationally)
  • serves as an administrative hub for the solicitation and distribution of funded research for individuals and partner agencies associated with the Center
  • serves as a clearinghouse for research on diversity, equity, and leadership
  • functions as a place that sponsors training by experts in the development and successful procurement of long-term federal and corporate funding opportunities related to diversity, equity, and leadership