TYPE C: INSTITUTIONAL POLICY OR GOVERNANCE
C-11 Research Policy Committee
Member E-mail Address Book (comma deliminated)
Chair: Peter J. Riley Vice Chair: Philip J Schwartz Chair Elect: John W. Kappelman
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2005-2006 Annual Report
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, one school or college administrator (associate dean for research), two research staff members, one undergraduate student, and two graduate students. Student members shall be appointed by the president in the fall from a panel of names submitted by the Student Senate and the Graduate Student Assembly. 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 graduate student members of the committee shall be 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 provost and dean of graduate studies shall serve as administrative advisers to the committee without vote.
Members, 2006-2007: Crismon, Miles L. 2006-2008 professor, pharmacy Falbo, Toni L. 2005-2007 professor, educational psychology Franklin, Cynthia G. S. 2006-2008 professor, social work Kappelman, John W. 2006-2008 professor, anthropology Lewis, Marc S. 2006-2008 associate professor, psychology Schmidt, Christine E. 2005-2007 associate professor, biomedical engineering Stein, David S. 2006-2008 associate professor, biological sciences Straubhaar, Joseph 2006-2008 professor, radio-television-film Wood, Kristin L. 2005-2007 professor, mechanical engineering
Faculty Council Appointees: De Veciana, Gustavo 2006-2007 professor, electrical and computer engineering Riley, Peter J. 2006-2007 associate dean, physics
Two Research Staff: Schwartz, Philip J. 2005-2007 professional librarian, UT Libraries Wenz, Robert P. 2006-2008 research associate, molecular genetics
One College or School Administrator: Charbeneau, Randall J. 2006-2007 associate dean, engineering
Three Students: Gray, Ryan Scott 2006-2007 Senate of College Councils representative Patel, Annan A. 2006-2007 Graduate Student Assembly representative Spence, Jeremiah P. 2006-2007 Graduate Student Assembly representative
Administrative Advisors: Rodriguez, Victoria ex officio vice provost and dean of graduate studies Sanchez, Juan M. ex officio vice president for research