TRED Annual Report FY2021

NSU DIVISION OF RESEARCH AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT—RESEARCH METRICS NSU DIVISION OF RESEARCH AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT—RESEARCH METRICS 17 16 UNIVERSITY-WIDE SPONSORED FUNDING $0 $32 $64 $96 $128 $160 FY 2021 FY 2020 FY 2019 FY 2018 FY 2017 FY 2016 FY 2015 FY 2014 FY 2013 FY 2012 $63.9 $58.5 $65.6 $79.7 $122.7 $114.8 $82.2 $86.9 $95.8 $107.7 $119.4 $126.9 $139.9 ARRA $18.3 HEERF $25.1 $82.2 ARRA $2.5 Total Dollar Amount of Cumulative Active Awards in Millions $68.1 ARRA $2.5 HEERF $4.2 $61.1 ARRA $2.6 NSU’s total sponsored funding demonstrates an overall upward trend over the last decade, despite a restrained funding landscape and the close of several American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) projects, including the $15 million National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) award to construct the Center of Excellence for Coral Reef Ecosystems Research. The administration and support of NSU’s research, core facilities, sponsored programs, clinical research, and technology transfer in FY 2021 continues to expand and improve as the university’s research performance and capacity grows. NSU’s total sponsored funding continued to demonstrate an upward trend as it has for over a decade. The research metrics that follow represent FY 2021 activity in external sponsored funding, internal grant programs, clinical research, and technology transfer. In summary, at the close of FY 2021, the university’s sponsored funding totaled $139.9 million, which represents a 10 percent increase since FY 2020 and a 70 percent increase since FY 2012. Funding to support research represents 49 percent of this total with teaching/training and service comprising the balance. The university is receiving sponsored funding from 100 different funding entities, with the largest amount, 60 percent, coming directly from the federal government. Additionally, state and local government represented 17 and 15 percent of total funding, respectively. Funding from other nonprofit corporations, foundations, and other universities round out the sponsored funding portfolio. Clinical research in FY 2021 was implemented by four NSU colleges, with the highest activity in the College of Dental Medicine. Technology Transfer activity in FY 2021 included 11 invention disclosures, 5 patent applications, and 6 issued patents. AWARDS BY DIRECT SPONSOR TYPE—FY 2021 n Federal Government 60% $84,483,976 n State Government 17% $24,059,471 n Local Government 15% $20,352,377 n Universities 5% $7,075,649 n For-Profit Corporations 1% $1,264,318 n Nonprofit Corporations 1% $1,237,152 n Foundations 1% $1,037,055 n Other <1% $369,602 Total $139,879,600 105* The university receives funding from agencies and organizations. * This number represents external funders for sponsored programs and clinical trials. of total funding—or $68,006,118 —supports research. of total funding—or $84,483,976 —is funded directly by the federal government. of total funding goes to the Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine. 214 proposals were processed through the Office of Sponsored Programs, with the largest number—67— submitted by the Halmos College of Arts and Sciences, followed by the College of Pharmacy and the Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine, with 26 proposals each. $139,879,600 is the total for the university’s sponsored funding for research, community service, and teaching/ training projects. 48.6% 60% 35% 25% of total funding goes to the Halmos College of Arts and Sciences. SPONSORED FUNDING BY THE NUMBERS—FY 2021 HIGHER EDUCATION R&D EXPENDITURES AT PRIVATE INSTITUTIONS Ranked by all Research and Development (R&D) Expenditures Source: National Science Foundation (NSF), Higher Education Research and Development Survey, FY 2020 Rank Institution 2020 65 Morehouse School of Medicine $29,813,000 66 Illinois Institute of Technology $29,122,000 67 Chapman University $26,660,000 68 Nova Southeastern University $26,035,000 69 Villanova University $25,505,000 70 Catholic University of America $25,221,000 71 Loma Linda University $25,077,000 72 Albany Medical College $23,510,000 NSF HERD Historical FY 2016–FY 2020 $0 $6,000,000 $12,000,000 $18,000,000 $24,000,000 $30,000,000 FY 2020 FY 2019 FY 2018 FY 2017 FY 2016 $24,566,567 $26,034,709 $19,558,627 $23,296,308 $22,508,896