TYPE C: INSTITUTIONAL POLICY OR GOVERNANCE

C-11 Research Policy Committee

Chair: Mary F. Wheeler,

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FUNCTION: To advise the president on matters relating to the research mission of the University and relationship between the research mission and other components of the University's overall mission. To provide for wider dissemination of information concerning the research mission of the University and how that mission is being discharged.

COMPOSITION: Nine members of the General Faculty and two students. Student members shall be appointed by the president in the fall from a panel of names submitted by the appropriate student committee. In addition, every year the chair of the Faculty Council shall appoint two members of the Faculty Council for one-year terms as members of the committee. No more than two faculty members of the committee shall be from a given college or school. At least one of the student members of the committee shall be a graduate student enrolled in one of the Ph.D. programs of the graduate school. The committee shall elect its own chair and vice chair, both of whom shall be members of the General Faculty. Both the vice president for research and the vice president and dean of Graduate Studies shall serve as administrative advisers to the committee without vote.

Members, 2002-2003:

  Diehl, Randy L. 2002-2004 Professor, Psychology
  Ivy, John L. 2002-2004 Professor, Kinesilogy and Health Education
  Kuipers, Benjamin J. 2002-2004 Professor, Computer Sciences
  Kyriakides, Stelios 2001-2003 Professor, Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
  Reichl, Linda E. 2001-2003 Professor, Physics
  Stout, Patricia A. 2002-2004 Professor, Advertising
  Sussman, Harvey M. 2001-2003 Professor Linguistics
  Wilcox, Richard E. 2002-2004 Professor, Pharmacy
  Williams, Christine L. 2002-2004 Professor, Sociology

Faculty Council Appointees:
  Bauer, Brigitte L. 2002-2003 Associate Professor, French and Italian
  Wheeler, Mary F. 2002-2003 Professor, Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics

Two Students:
  Carnes, Brian R. 2002-2003 Graduate Student Assembly Representative
  Jennings, Sarah E. 2002-2003 Graduate Student Assembly Representative

Administrative Advisors:
  Sanchez, Juan M. ex officio Vice President for Research
  Robert G. May ex officio Vice President and Dean of Graduate Studies