Division of Research & Economic Engagement

The Division of Research and Economic Engagement supports the scientific, scholarly, and creative research activities of the faculty, staff, and students of Bowling Green State University. It leads this effort by supporting all phases of the research endeavor; managing the university’s intellectual property portfolio; facilitating relationships with industry for research and commercialization collaboration.

The Division also oversees the economic engagement activities of the University and facilitates robust local and regional growth by creating partnerships with private sector businesses, regional organizations, and local governments.

Featured Faculty


Shuchismita Sarkar

Assistant Professor

Applied Statistics and Operations Research

BGSU promotes an inclusive learning environment with a focus on public good which matches with my personal philosophy as an academic. I strongly believe in open and respectful exchanges among scholars which leads to smooth transfer of knowledge by creating a space for comfortable curiosity in a diverse community. Read more on our Q and A with Dr. Sarkar.