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Strategic Plan

Institute for Comparative and Experimental Medicine (ICEM)

 

 

MISSION

The Institute for Comparative and Experimental Medicine will stimulate high quality, collaborative, interdisciplinary research and graduate education in of human and animal health.

 

VISION

The Institute for Comparative and Experimental Medicine will become a nationally-recognized center of excellence in animal and human health research and graduate education through collaborative research.

 

 

VALUES

ICEM will foster

among faculty and graduate students among resident faculty and faculty on each TTU campus.

 

GOALS

GOAL

To stimulate research productivity and funding.

 

          BENCHMARKS

Recruit and retain 6 new, productive faculty with appropriate number of graduate students, post-docs and technicians in Emerging Infectious Diseases

 

                    OBJECTIVE

                   To recruit 6 new faculty members by 2011

                   To acquire $7.5 million dollars of research funding by 2013

 

                             STRATEGIES

                             Build-out shell space into quality laboratory and animal

spaces

 

To aggressively recruit well-funded faculty members

 

 

 

 

GOAL

To establish a core faculty cluster in viral diseases that impact animal and human health

 

BENCHMARKS

          Recruit and retain 3 new, productive faculty in Emerging Infectious

diseases

 

                   OBJECTIVE

                   To recruit 3 new faculty members by 2011

 

                             STRATEGIES

1.      Secure faculty salary funding and competitive start up packages.

2.      Identify and recruit faculty members who fit with current faculty areas of expertise.

 

GOAL

To establish a core faculty cluster in drug resistant infectious diseases and biofilms that impact animal and human health

 

BENCHMARKS

1.      Hire 3-6 highly productive faculty members with federal funding within 2 years

2.      Establish 2-3 ICEM teams based on expertise with existing and new TTU and TTUHSC faculty members

 

                   OBJECTIVE

1.    Establish a center of excellence to be highly competitive in federal grant initiatives.

2.    Establish research programs to positively impact human and animal health locally and around the world.

 

                             STRATEGIES

3.      Secure faculty salary funding and competitive start up packages.

4.      Identify and recruit faculty members who fit with current faculty areas of expertise.