Research Development Series: Collaborating with Virginia Tech’s Investment Institutes
Point 1: Virginia Tech’s investment institutes support research and faculty development through investments in high-risk, high-reward projects and the convening of thought leaders in various disciplines. These institutes operate under the Office of Research and Innovation and focus on interdisciplinary programs.
Point 2: A Research Development Series seminar will provide information on the specific research being conducted in each institute, as well as the support, resources, and collaborations available to Virginia Tech programs and faculty. The seminar will take place on October 19 from 1-2:30 p.m. in North End Center, Room 2420, and can be attended both in-person and virtually.
Virginia Tech’s investment institutes play a crucial role in fueling research and faculty development. By investing in high-risk, high-reward projects, these institutes support innovative research that has the potential for significant impact. Additionally, they bring together experts and thought leaders in various disciplinary focus areas to foster collaboration and knowledge exchange.
Operating through the Office of Research and Innovation, the investment institutes leverage university funds to invest in targeted research areas. They prioritize interdisciplinary programs, recognizing the importance of collaboration across disciplines to address complex challenges effectively. Through these investments, Virginia Tech aims to advance cutting-edge research and drive innovation.
To provide more information about the work being done in each investment institute, a Research Development Series seminar has been organized. The seminar will offer insights into the specific kinds of research conducted within each institute, highlighting the diverse range of projects and initiatives. Attendees will also learn about the support, resources, and collaborations available to Virginia Tech programs and faculty through these investment institutes.
The seminar will take place on October 19 from 1-2:30 p.m. at North End Center, Room 2420. For those unable to attend in person, there is also an option to participate virtually. This flexibility ensures that individuals from various locations can benefit from the seminar and engage in discussions about collaboration opportunities.
To learn more about the Research Development Series seminar and to register, interested individuals can visit the official website. Don’t miss this opportunity to explore the exciting research happening at Virginia Tech and discover potential collaborations that can drive impactful innovation.