CITeR is the only National Science Foundation (NSF) Industry/University Cooperative Research Center (IUCRC) focusing on serving its affiliates in the rapidly growing areas of Biometric Identification and Credibility Assessment Technology through interdisciplinary group of faculty, researchers, and students.
With over a 25 year track record, the NSF IUCRC Program has developed a winning recipe for the growth of national academic centers organized around identifying and meeting the needs of their affiliates. This web page describes how CITeR is organizing and operates under the IUCRC model to achieve the same goal.
The key to CITeR’s success is the participation of its affiliates. IUCRC’s are unique in that their affiliates become directly involved in all phases of the Centers research from planning to completion. As an affiliate, you can help us make sure our activities meet your organization’s needs.
Browse this site and consider the benefits of your organization becoming a CITeR Affiliate. If your organization is interested in participating in shaping our activities as a Center Affiliate, or you would like further information, please contact us.