Mission & Values

Mission & Values

MissionPicture of Economics Building

Through teaching excellence, exceptional research, and meaningful service, we engage with students every day, striving to equip them with tools to imagine and achieve their own vision of a better future and society. 


Core Values


We aim to foster a community that creates equal opportunity and embraces diversity.

Teaching Excellence

We strive to promote intellectual curiosity, diversity of perspectives, and critical thinking.


We nurture students by encouraging self-discipline, perseverance, and the ambition to always learn and improve our community and ourselves.

Department Succession Plan 2016-17