Teaching at CASNR

Mission Statement

We support and empower our diverse community of students, post-doctoral scholars, faculty, staff, alumni and stakeholders to innovate, create, discover, and inspire.

Vision Statement

CASNR is a community where everyone challenges themselves, is inclusive, asks bold questions, co-creates and is optimistic about the future. Through our collective work, we positively transform the lives of our leaders, Nebraskans and our global society.

Attributes of a CASNR Graduate

Graduates that have a shared-responsibility for a shared-future

The Faculty Advisory Committee identified the goals for developing the CASNR student by the time they graduate. This vision provides a holistic, transformative educational experience that integrates curricular, co-curricular, and experiential learning to result in:

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Evidence-based decision making for a complex world using a systems-thinking approach.

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A spirit of entrepreneurship, leadership, civic engagement, and service to positively impact communities.


A global mindset and appreciation of diversity across cultures, ethnicities, religions, gender, sexual orientation, and age.

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A collaborative, inclusive approach to problem solving and innovation.

Advising and Undergraduate Resources