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The SCSU Office for STEM Innovation and Leadership is a university-wide office designed to develop, strengthen, and promote interdisciplinary STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) research, education, and outreach for SCSU and the Southern Connecticut region. 

It is a collaborative enterprise across SCSU academic units, other regional higher education organizations, school districts, regional offices of education, government agencies, business, and the community at large.  The Office provides expertise in STEM research and education program design and implementation.

Our Goals

The Office for STEM Innovation and Leadership strives to promote 
interdisciplinary collaboration between STEM departments at SCSU: 

Biology 
Chemistry 
Computer Science 
Earth Science 
The Environment, Geography, & Marine Sciences
Mathematics
Physics
Psychology 

Current projects are funded by private foundations, government agencies and corporations including the National Science FoundationDepartment of EnergyNASA and the Werth Family Foundation.