University Research Council

Charge:

1.  Review and recommend university funding for research and creative projects proposed by university faculty.

2.  Fulfill the functions related to intellectual property and technology transfer outlined in Board Policy 410.

3.  Cooperate with the college research committees in nurturing, facilitating, and encouraging the pursuit of research and creative activities by individual faculty members.

4.  review and reported fraud or abuse in research at UCA in accordance with currently established policy.

Membership: Chairs of the six college research committees and two faculty members at large selected by the Faculty Senate for alternating two-year terms.

Members:

Elaine McNiece                                   Graduate Dean, Chair Permanent

Doug Voss (BUS)                               Chair, College Research Committee     2014

Jeff Padberg (NSM)                            Chair, College Research Committee     2013

Mary Pearson(ED)                              Chair, College Research Committee     2014

Pam Bennett (HBS)                            Chair, College Research Committee     2014

Gizachew Tiruneh (LA)                       Chair, College Research Committee     2014

Jim Hikins (FAC)                                 Chair, College Research Committee     2013

Raymond Frontaine  (LA)                   Faculty Senate Appointee                       2014

Ben Rowley (NSM)                               Faculty Senate Appointee                      2013

Meetings: on call

Reports to: Provost

Send minutes to: Chair of the Committee on Committees   �

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