AND CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE
In these powerhouses of specialized thought and activity, experts join forces to spur innovation in research, pedagogy and practice.
Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
The Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (IIE) is a driver of scholastic, educational and professional development opportunities in the related areas of creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship within the ¸ÌéÙÖ±²¥ community. The IIE has a multidisciplinary focus and seeks to advance the Universityâ€™s strategy by fostering cross-college learning and embedding entrepreneurial thinking more deeply in the ¸ÌéÙÖ±²¥ culture.
Anne Welsh McNulty Institute for Womenâ€™s Leadership
The Anne Welsh McNulty Institute for Womenâ€™s Leadership fosters womenâ€™s advancement through education, advocacy, community-building and the collaborative creation of knowledge. We believe gender equality is central to the common good, and we are committed to developing leaders in the Augustinian tradition of self-understanding in the pursuit of a just and peaceful world.
The Augustinian Institute
The Augustinian Institute solidifies the Universityâ€™s efforts to establish and support initiatives that flow from ¸ÌéÙÖ±²¥â€™s rich Augustinian heritage. We serve as both an agent and a resource for giving Augustineâ€™s thought a vibrant place within ¸ÌéÙÖ±²¥â€™s academic and community life and for effectively bringing Augustineâ€™s voice into contemporary times.
CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE
Housed within five of ¸ÌéÙÖ±²¥'s schools and colleges are more than 20 centers of excellenceâ€”discipline specific hubs that support faculty research, teaching excellence, curricular development, and the intersection of research and practice.