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NC State generates remarkable return on investment, contributing $6.5 billion to North Carolina’s economy every year — an impact equivalent to more than 91,000 new jobs. With the help of private support, we are reaching new levels in sponsored research funding, tech transfer, entrepreneurship and interdisciplinary partnerships. Behind every statistic: talented individuals who engage, educate, mentor and inspire the next generation.
With your support, we can strengthen NC State’s doctoral programs and attract, retain and support the top faculty members who are the heart of any great university. Those investments are key to delivering solutions that make the world a better place — and to producing leaders poised to make extraordinary discoveries of their own.
Here are some of the many ways our faculty members are using private support to create economic, societal and intellectual prosperity for all.
His appointment as Goodnight Distinguished Professor of Geospatial Analytics not only elevates the Center, it is a recognition of his extraordinary work and commitment to advancing the field of geospatial analytics.
Interim Dean Myron Floyd on Dr. Ross K. Meentemeyer’s appointment as the Goodnight Distinguished Professor of Geospatial Analytics
Learn about Meentemeyer’s work and how you can support it