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The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS) is a transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure their sustainability performance.

Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 56.88
Liaison Dedee DeLongpre Johnston
Submission Date June 3, 2015
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STARS v2.0

Wake Forest University
AC-9: Academic Research

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 11.51 / 12.00 Miles Silman
Director
WFU Center for Energy, Environment, and Sustainability
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Number of the institution’s faculty and/or staff engaged in sustainability research:
99

Total number of the institution’s faculty and/or staff engaged in research:
719

Number of academic departments (or the equivalent) that include at least one faculty or staff member that conducts sustainability research:
27

The total number of academic departments (or the equivalent) that conduct research:
30

A copy of the sustainability research inventory that includes the names and department affiliations of faculty and staff engaged in sustainability research:
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Names and department affiliations of faculty and staff engaged in sustainability research:

The following faculty are affiliated with the Center for Energy, Environment, and Sustainability:

Nicholas Albertson, East Asian Languages
Steve Folmar, Anthropology
Karin Friederic, Anthropology
Eric Jones, Anthropology
Paul Thacker, Anthropology
David Finn, Art
Michael Anderson, Biology
Robert Browne, Biology
Bill Conner, Biology
James Curran, Biology
Gerald Esch, Biology
Bailey Green, Biology
Kathleen Kron, Biology
Dennis Lemley, Biology
Gloria Muday, Biology
Miles Silman, Biology
Bill Smith, Biology
Peter Weigl, Biology
Doug Beets, Business
William Davis, Business
Jonathan Duchac, Business
Ron Thompson, Business
Patricia Dos Santos, Chemistry
Willie Hinze, Chemistry
Brad Jones, Chemistry
Angela King, Chemistry
Bruce King, Chemistry
Abdou Lachgar, Chemistry
Mark Welker, Chemistry
THM Gellar Goad, Classical Languages
John Oksanish, Classical Languages
Julia Scarborough, Classical Languages
Sandy Dickson, Communications
Justin Green, Communications
John Llewellyn, Communications
David Piercy, Communications
Ron Von Burg, Communications
Alessandra Von Burg, Communications
Daniel Canas, Computer Science
Paul Pauca, Computer Science
Fred Bahnson, Divinity
Jill Crainshaw, Divinity
Gail O'Day, Divinity
Michelle Voss Roberts, Divinity
Neal Walls, Divinity
Frederick Chen, Economics
Dan Hammond, Economics
Robert Whaples, Economics
Ann Cunningham, Education
Adam Friedman, Education
Donal Mulcahy, Education
Maria Henson, English
Erin Branch, English
James Butts, English
Justin Catanoso, English
Dean Franco, English
Judith Madera, English
Eric Stottlemyer, English
Jan Detter, Entrepreneurship
Natascha Romeo, Health & Exercise Science
Jim Ross, Health & Exercise Science
Lisa Blee, History
Benjamin Coates, History
Tom Frank, History
Robert Hellyer, History
Monique O'Connell, History
David Phillips, Humanities
John Knox, Law
Alan Palmiter, Law
Richard Schneider, Law
Sid Shapiro, Law
Steve Virgil, Law
Vanessa Zboreak, Law
Dan Fogel, Graduate School (Sustainability)
Robert Erhardt, Math
Sarah Mason, Math
James Norris, Math
Jason Parsley, Math
Robert Plemmons, Math
David Hagy, Music
Adrian Bardon, Philosophy
Stavroula Glezakos, Philosophy
Christian Miller, Philosophy
Keith Bonin, Physics
David Carroll, Physics
Jack Dostal, Physics
Natalie Holzwarth, Physics
Oana Jurchescu, Physics
Timo Thonhauser, Physics
Richard Williams, Physics
Lisa Kiang, Psychology
Luke Johnston, Religion
Saylor Breckenridge, Sociology
Amanda Gengler, Sociology
Catherine Harnois, Sociology
Ana-Maria Wahl, Sociology
Lynn Book, Theater
Christina Soriano, Theater and Dance

The list does not include visiting faculty or post-docs.


A brief description of the methodology the institution followed to complete the research inventory:

Faculty self-identify affiliation with the Center for Energy, Environment and Sustainability. Wake Forest's commitment to the teacher-scholar ideal can be found at http://faculty.college.wfu.edu/.


A brief description of notable accomplishments during the previous three years by faculty and/or staff engaged in sustainability research:

The work of the center's faculty can be accesses at http://cees.wfu.edu/.


The website URL where information about sustainability research is available:

The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.