"Research Universities and the Future of America: Ten Breakthrough Actions Vital to Our Nation's Prosperity and Security", The National Academies Press, June 2012.
Committee on Research Universities; Board on Higher Education and Workforce; Policy and Global Affairs; National Research Council
Research Universities and the Future of America presents critically important strategies for ensuring that our nation's research universities contribute strongly to America's prosperity, security, and national goals. Widely considered the best in the world, our nation's research universities today confront ...
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...In response, the National Research Council (NRC) convened a committee of individuals who are leaders in academia, industry, government, and national laboratories. In selecting the committee, the NRC sought not only balance across sectors, but also diversity among academic institutions, balance across fields, and wide geographic distribution, including individuals with significant international experience. This report is the committee’s response to its charge...