The Research Council encourages and promotes research and scholarly activities on the campus. It shall improve present means and initiate new means to help faculty and staff members to obtain external funding. The Research Council will accomplish these functions by helping to set research direction for the campus, initiating programs that will aid researchers and scholars, and reviewing applications for internal grants that will further advance research on campus and the procurement of external funding. The Research Council will review applications for faculty and student summer fellowships, student research assistantships, the Hurrell/McNaron award and review the status of research and scholarly activities on the campus.
Specific details about this group can be found in the Constitution of the Faculty: Article X, Section 1.
Terms run from June 1 of the initial year to May 31 of the final year.
|Faculty||George Marcus||Physics & Astronomy||2015||2017||Chair|
|Faculty||Meredith Harrigan||Communication||2015||2017||Vice Chair|
|Faculty||Lynette Bosch-Burroughs||Art History||2014||2017|
|Faculty||Benjamin Laabs||Geological Sciences||2013||2016|
|Faculty||Lori Bernard||Languages & Literatures||2015||2018|
|Political Science & International Relations||2015||2018|
|Faculty||Farooq Sheikh||School of Business||2013||2016|
|Faculty||Annmarie Urso||School of Education||2014||2017|
|Faculty||VACANT||Theatre & Dance|
|Director of Sponsored Research||Anne Baldwin||Sponsored Research||ex officio||non-voting|
|Teaching and Learning Center Rep||David Parfitt||TLC||ex officio||non-voting|
|Administration and Finance rep||Jim Milroy||VP Admin & Fin||appointed||non-voting|
|Administration and Finance rep||Betsy Colon||Grants Management||appointed||non-voting|
|Administration and Finance rep||Traci Phillips||Sponsored Programs||appointed||non-voting|
Sponsored Research page for information about the grants and other funding opportunities