Interdisciplinary Research (IDR) Workshop Series
As the pace of scientific discovery and innovation accelerates, there is an urgent cultural need to reflect thoughtfully about these epic changes and challenges. The challenges of the 21st century require new interdisciplinary collaborations… -William Grassie
What is the IDR Workshop Series?
An 8-session series of interactive discussions during the 2011-12 academic year.
The IDR series builds support to grow UMaine’s interdisciplinary research strength through the following goals:
- Promote interdisciplinary research on campus and highlight new research opportunities
- Support campus-wide education to share experiences and strength across multiple research arenas and themes
- Create new opportunities to network across disciplines
- Enhance UMaine’s ability to garner interdisciplinary research funding from a variety of sources
Who is it for?
All faculty, researchers, students, and employees at UMaine and other campus are invited to join the conversation.
When is it being held?
(Mark these dates in your calendar and join us!)