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||Lori Bernard||Languages & Literatures||2013||2015||Chair|
|Faculty||George Marcus||Physics||2013||2015||Vice Chair|
|Faculty||Douglas Baldwin||Computer Science||2011||2014|
|Faculty||Lynette Bosch-Burroughs||Art History||2011||2014|
|Faculty||Douglas MacKenzie||Communicative Disorders and Sciences||2011||2014|
|Faculty||Edward Drachman||Political Science and International Relations||2013||2016|
|Faculty||Meredith Marko Harrigan||Communication||2013||2016|
|Faculty||Benjamin Laabs||Geological Sciences||2013||2016|
|Faculty||Farooq Sheikh||School of Business||2013||2016|
|Director of Sponsored Research||Anne Baldwin||Sponsored Research||ex officio|
|Teaching and Learning Center Rep||David Parfitt||TLC||ex officio|
|Administration and Finance rep||Jim Milroy||VP Admin & Fin||appointed|
|Administration and Finance rep||Betsy Colon||Grants Management||appointed|
|Administration and Finance rep||Traci Phillips||Sponsored Programs||appointed|
Sponsored Research page for information about the grants and other funding opportunities