Vision, Mission, Values


UWF will become a nationally acclaimed leader in transforming basic research into practical, integrated applications to benefit mankind.


Research and Sponsored Programs will facilitate the growth, development, and quality of basic and applied sponsored research and will transfer emerging technologies from that research to the public.


Effectiveness: Producing a high quality product with efficient use of resources.

Efficiency: Completing projects on time and within budget.

Teamwork: Maintaining a positive attitude, encouraging cooperation, lending support and working collaboratively with diverse groups.

Customer Orientation: Recognizing that "customers" are all of the individuals encountered in supporting sponsored research and treating these individuals with courtesy, respect, professionalism and dignity.

Inclusiveness: Fostering an environment of mutual respect and diversity of programs and interrelationships.