Research and Scholarship Council

Research and Scholarship Council

The Research and Scholarship Council (RSC) is committed to fostering and promoting the scholarly activities of faculty and students across the Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences. The RSC:

  • Provides a forum for internal discussion,
  • Initiates and revises policies specific to research and scholarship within the college,
  • Gathers and disseminates information to the faculty, and
  • Provides a faculty voice to college administration on matters pertaining to research and scholarship

Through our work, the Research and Scholarship Council aims to:

Goal 1

Expand the base of competitive research activity and thereby increase the drive for dedicated internal support of research and scholarly activity in the JBE College of Nursing and Health Sciences.

Goal 2

Elevate the regional, national, and international visibility and reputation of JBE faculty for their excellence in scholarly and research accomplishments.

Goal 3

Provide faculty with opportunities to develop new avenues of scholarly endeavor.


Goal 4

Strengthen the educational offerings through increased opportunity for student and non-tenure track faculty participation in research, scholarship, and creative activity.

Goal 5

Build collaboration and synergy among the departments across the JBE College of Nursing and Health Sciences.