23 Jan 2020
The management of the College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS) is committed to providing quality education and services that meet the needs of its clients and stakeholders through quality and relevant teaching and research.
This commitment is reflected in the University’s vision, mission, core values and objectives.
In order to achieve its mandate in research, the College of Arts and Social Sciences aims to promote a vibrant and productive research environment that positively contributes to National development goals by putting in place appropriate funding and management of research activities.
Objectives of the Research and Innovation Directorate
The Objective of the Research and Innovation Directorate is to provide strategic research leadership within the College of Arts and Social Sciences. The Research Director is charged with leading the College’s Research and represents the College at relevant meetings, in particular at the Social Sciences, Humanities Research Strategy Committee.
Research and Innovation Directorate works with the Faculty, Centers and Departments in developing and implementing College policy pertaining to research strategy.
The College Research and Innovation Directorate works closely with the University of Rwanda Director of Research and Innovation to develop and implement research policy in order to support and enhance the College’s research Performance.