Topic: Efficiency

Sustainability in Practice

March 8, 2013
Sustainability in Practice

Have you noticed the new buildings on campus? The new homes for communications, liberal arts and computer science all share a focus on sustainability. Check out their innovative features.

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Education Leaders to Discuss How Public Schools Can Do More With Less

Jan. 9, 2013

The College of Education's Institute for Public School Initiatives (IPSI) and the Austin-based Institute for Productivity in Education (IPE) will host the forum "Improving Productivity in Public Education" on Jan. 16. The forum, now in its third year, provides an opportunity for national education leaders to convene and share the latest efficiency-in-education data, research and ideas.

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Powers Asks Business Leaders to Review University Efficiency and Suggest Cost Cuts

April 10, 2012

A group of private sector leaders from such companies as Accenture, Boeing and Dell are reviewing business practices at The University of Texas at Austin and developing strategies to reduce costs and make the university more efficient.

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Defining teaching by more than mere numbers

Nov. 14, 2011
Defining teaching by more than mere numbers

A new faculty productivity report reveals Texas receives an outstanding return on investment in University of Texas at Austin instructors.

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Texas Reaps Twice as Much as It Pays for University of Texas at Austin Faculty

Nov. 12, 2011

University of Texas at Austin instructors generate nearly twice as much revenue through research funding and educational dollars as they cost the state in salary and benefits, according to a report on faculty productivity issued by the university.

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