TYPE C: INSTITUTIONAL POLICY OR GOVERNANCE

C-11 Research Policy Committee

Chair: Alexandra Loukas
Vice Chair: Steven Biegalski
Chair Elect: Paula Poindexter

Minutes (PDF): October
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Member E-mail Address Book (comma delimited)
Member E-mail Address Book (semi-colon delimited)

2008-09 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 advisors to the committee without vote.

Members, 2009-10:
  Biegalski, Steven R. 2008-2010 assistant professor, mechanical engineering
  Keckler, Stephen 2009-2011 professor, computer sciencesprofessor, computer sciences 
  Kutanoglu, Erhan 2009-2011 associate professor, mechanical engineering
  Loukas, Alexandra 2008-2010 associate professor, kinesiology and health education
  Perlman, Paula J. 2008-2010 professor, classics
  Poindexter, Paula 2009-2011 associate professor, journalism
  Robinson, Daniel 2009-2011 associate professor, educational psychology
  Velasquez, Mary M. 2008-2010 professor, social work
  Zimic, Stanislav 2008-2010 professor, Spanish and Portuguese

Faculty Council Appointees:
  Fowles, Eileen R. 2009-2010 assistant professor, nursing
  Meyers, Lauren A. 2009-2010 associate professor, integrative biology

Two Research Staff:
  Burnham, Anne D. 2009-2011 engineering scientist associate, ARL
  Toler, Libbie A. 2008-2010 administrative associate, Center for Transportation Research

One College or School Administrator:
  TBD 2009-2010

administrator

Three Students:
  Ghorashian, Navid 2009-2010 Graduate Student Assembly representative
  Lindsey, Andrew W. 2009-2010 Senate of College Councils representative
  Stone, Alexandra B. 2009-2010 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