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Strategic Initiatives

 Welcome to the Office of Strategic Initiatives

The Office of Strategic Initiatives is charged with identifying opportunities and guiding the integration of initiatives related to institution-wide goals set by the administration. The mission is accomplished by driving performance across complex initiatives through an adaptive, entrepreneurial and forward-looking perspective to capture new opportunities and adjust to changing environments.

Services

Support evolving technology

Support evolving technology

The office enables testing and evaluation of technological advancements and infrastructure development to support the campus’ top tier research and development.

Cultivate community partnerships

Cultivate community partnerships

The office works to establish close partnerships with businesses, philanthropists, and federal, state and local agencies to turn the region into a vital component to meet the workforce needs of a rapidly growing segment of technology industry.

Build research capabilities

Build research capabilities

The office conducts significant work in the growth of the University’s research centers. As opportunities for expansion of current initiatives arise, the office will be at the forefront in actively building research capacity.

Centers

cSETR

cSETR

The NASA MIRO Center for Space Exploration and Technology Research (cSETR) was established to promote research and education in aerospace and energy technologies and create opportunities to link and integrate UTEP’s research efforts in energy science and engineering into a broad, interdisciplinary research venture.


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KECK

W.M. Keck Center for 3D Innovation

Located at The University of Texas at El Paso, the W.M. Keck Center for 3D Innovation is a unique multidisciplinary research facility focused on the use and development of additive manufacturing (AM) technologies with primary focus areas in AM Technology Development, Engineered and Structured Materials, and Advanced AM Applications.

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