The growing research capacity of UHM and the commitment to research in the School strategic plan guided the effort to foster faculty and student research. Recognizing a need to stimulate and develop a cadre of researchers who will contribute to the advancement of nursing science in the areas of research on Asian and Pacific Islanders, the School strives to promote standards for the conduct of research, support academic research activities for faculty and students, advance collaborative research activities, and create a repository of scholarship and research activities.
The School generates capacity for faculty research through recruitment, mentoring, pre- and post- award support, and partnerships.
The research vision of the SONDH is to be the leader in nursing and dental hygiene research in Hawaií with outreach to Asia and the Pacific Basin.
Recognizing a need to stimulate and develop a cadre of researchers who will contribute to the advancement of nursing and dental hygiene science in the areas of research on Asian and Pacific Islanders, the SONDH Research effort strives to:
- Promote standards for the conduct of research
- Support academic research activities for faculty and students
- Advance collaborative research activities to build team science
Create a repository of faculty and student scholarship and research activities
SONDH RESEARCH STRATEGIC IMPERATIVES
- Provide the infrastructure to better meet the research needs of the faculty and students.
- Promote scholarly endeavors and research by faculty and students.
Engage in collaborative research partnerships.
The commitment to research at SONDH is apparent by the depth and breadth of resources available to faculty and students for research and scholarly activities.