Ball State University

Knowledge Units

If your group has been selected as a "Knowledge Unit" as defined by Supporting Collaborative Knowledge Creation at Ball State University, Please fill out the Knowledge Unit Establishment Form using the following directions:

1. Knowledge Unit Representative:

  • Please fill out all required fields on the form
  • Create a document containing all required materials relevant to the Knowledge Unit (list found on page 3 of establishment form).
  • Use or create an electronic signature to sign the appropriate field in the document
  • Save the document to your computer
  • Attach file to an email and forward to the appropriate University official (2).

2. University Official

  • Once you receive the Knowledge Unit Establishment Form from potential KU, please review the document.
  • Once reviewed, please use or create an electronic signature to sign the appropriate field in the document
  • Save the document to your computer
  • Attach entire file (KU proposal cover sheet + proposal document) to an email and send to Robert Morris.

List of Current Knowledge Units

Unit Name Director(s) KU Proposal Document
Applied Archaeology Laboratories Kevin Nolan; Christine Thompson AAL
Aquatic Biology and Fisheries Center Thomas Lauer Aquatic Biology
Bowen Center for Public Affairs Ray Scheele; Sally Jo Vasicko Bowen Center
Center for Business and Economic Research Michael Hicks CBER
Center for Economic Education Melinda Schoenfeldt CEE
Center for Energy Research, Education, and Service Robert Koester CERES
Center for Gifted Studies and Talent Development Kristie Speirs Neumeister Gifted Studies
Center for Historic Preservation Dr. Mary Ann Heidemann Historic Preservation
Center for International Development Kenneth Holland CID
Center for Middletown Studies James Connelly Middletown
Center for Peace and Conflict Studies Lawrence Gerstein Peace Center
Digital Policy Institute Robert Yadon DPI
Global Health Institute Kerry Anne McGeary GHI
Social Science Research Center Ann Brown; Josh Raines SSRC
Security and Software Engineering Research Center Wayne Zage S2ERC
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