Spatial Analysis of Externally Funded Research Activity at the University of Missouri [poster]
Understanding a place like the University of Missouri can be expanded by a visual representation of the activities that occur here. An example is the import and significance of externally-funded research. As an unusual combination of a land-grant research university, MU balances three major activities: teaching, research & outreach/extension. MU's FY08 Budget is $1.75 Billion. Externally-funded research in FY08 exceeded $200 million.