Eyeing High Research Rank, URI Must Double R&D Spending, Recruit Faculty, Report Says | GenomeWeb
The University of Rhode Island must double its spending on academic R&D by 2015, persuade state voters to borrow $100 million to help recruit up to 30 new faculty members, and award more grants to its scientists if it is to grow into a top-tier public-research university, a nine-member commission concluded in a report released last week.

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