Total R&D expenditures per full-time faculty
(Indicator Number: 31)

Category: Economic Development

What It Measures: Contribution of R&D expenditures as a tool of economic development

Data Reporting Lag: The reporting for this indicator has a 2 year difference. The latest data available is from 2018 for the indicator reporting year of 2020

Value Comparison: When comparing this value for Adequacy and Improvement, a higher value is better.

Data Source For Indicator Value: NSF for R&D expenditures; AAUP for number of faculty

Benchmark Set By: Peers


is currently below the average of the 3 previous years ($47,227)


is currently at or above the benchmark set by Peers ($25,286)

University of Maryland, Eastern Shore's peers as of 2015

New Jersey City University
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey
SUNY at Fredonia
North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University
Fayetteville State University
University of North Carolina at Pembroke
Winston-Salem State University
Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania
Virginia State University
California State University, Bakersfield

USM Institutions
Total R&D expenditures per full-time faculty
(Indicator Number: 31)

University of Maryland, Baltimore County $165,548
University of Maryland, College Park $341,757
University of Maryland, Eastern Shore $29,024