Texas Tech University

Transdisciplinary Research Academy


The Offices of the President and Vice President for Research welcome applications for the 2014 Texas Tech University Transdisciplinary Research Academy (TTUTRA) www.transdisciplinaryacademy.ttu.edu.

The vision of the TTUTRA is to develop and sustain interdisciplinary interactions and partnerships (convergence), with the goals of forwarding the research and education missions of the university while enriching the global public understanding of the sciences, arts and humanities.

Nominations for TTUTRA cohorts should be routed through the respective college deans and sent to proposals.vpr@ttu.edu, beginning on October 3. Applications will be accepted until Nov. 27.

Download the TTUTRA Application document.

We invite you to attend the TTUTRA Launch at 10 a.m., Oct. 3 in the Senate Room of the Student Union Building. USAID’s Director of Technical Support for the Middle East and Asia Bureaus, John Wilson, will make a keynote presentation on international water networks.  Lunch will be served at noon.