Become a research partner
A doctoral, research-intensive institution like Northern
Arizona University adds value to the regional economy. Our business and agency
partners draw on our expertise and laboratory technology to meet their research
needs. By forming a business partnership with CEFNS you will increase your
company’s knowledge base and potential for growth.
Science and Technology Gift
Phoenix-based international mining company presented a $500,000 gift to
CEFNS for the promotion of math and science and the support of students
in those disciplines.
Scholars Program and Career Connections
provides significant financial aid and career skill-building help to
promising CEFNS students.
supports NAU’s Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering with
an annual alumni golf tournament. Proceeds benefit the campus chapter
of American Society of Civil Engineers.
APS Wind Integration Cost Impact Study (2007)
in collaboration with EnerNex Corporation, 3TIER, and Arizona Public
Service Company, this study assessed wind energy development
feasibility across Arizona. Its impact will guide the state’s energy
strategy for years to come.
School of Forestry closely partners with the U. S. Forest Service,
sharing the Southwest Forest Science Complex on campus. Agency
scientists work with NAU faculty and students on research and outreach
also works closely with the Arizona State Land Department to manage the
47,000-acre Centennial Forest, which is used extensively for research
Construction Company and CEFNS work with Tucson educators and college
representatives to recruit new engineering students. Partnership
efforts include the annual College Prep Day, hosted by Granite in their
Tucson office. The event attracts several dozen high school students
from the surrounding area.
is not just about building roads, we want to build communities. We want
to be community leaders and part of that is partnering with
Kennedy, HR Manager, Arizona branch, Granite Construction Company,
Research partnerships create synergy. Harnessing our
strengths will advance your goals and provide necessary support for the CEFNS
educational mission. To explore the opportunities with NAU’s College for
Engineering, Forestry and Natural Sciences, please contact: College of
Engineering, Forestry and Natural Sciences Dean's Office (928-523-2408)