The CITRUS Mission is to promote postsecondary student success in STEM education through high-impact scholarship and the development of competitive graduate students and postdoctoral scholars highly skilled in research and practice.
Effective postsecondary STEM education through interdisciplinary learner-centered experiences
To generate, translate, and disseminate knowledge on undergraduate STEM education
To promote collaborative interdisciplinary educational research
To explore synergies among foundational STEM courses through collaborative engagement with STEM faculty
To prepare STEM graduate students and postdoctoral researchers with an interdisciplinary perspective on education research
To prepare STEM graduate students and postdoctoral researchers to utilize evidence-based instructional practices to promote student success
To facilitate communication among USF stakeholders involved in STEM education