From the University Senate Bylaws, Article VII. Committees:

Section 7. Committee on Research

  1. The Committee on Research shall be composed of the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost; the Vice President for Research and Economic Development; the Senior Vice President for Finance and Administration; one student who is a member of the Senate; one staff senator; and at least twenty-six (26) faculty senators as follows: six (6) members from the College of Arts and Sciences, three (3) members each from the J. Mack Robinson College of Business, and the College of Education and Human Development; one (1) member each from Perimeter College, the Byrdine F. Lewis College of Nursing and Health Professions, the College of the Arts, the College of Law; the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies; and the School of Public Health; with the remaining members selected at large.
  2. The duties of this committee shall be to review, revise, and propose research policies, programs, and services.
  3. The committee shall elect a chair within ten (10) working days after the election of a new committee.


  • Senior VP for Academic Affairs and Provost Wendy Hensel 
  • VP for Research and Economic Development Tim Denning
  • Senior VP for Finance and Administration Jerry Rackliffe
  • Student (member of the Senate)
  • Staff senator Marolyn Lucy Gentles

At least 26 faculty members as follows:

  • Arts and Sciences MaryAnn Romski
  • Arts and Sciences Alex Zelikovsky
  • Arts and Sciences Richard Dix
  • Arts and Sciences Margo Brinton
  • Arts and Sciences Yuan Liu
  • Arts and Sciences Candace Kemp
  • Arts Martin Norgaard
  • Business William Robinson
  • Business Elizabeth Lim
  • Education and Human Development Cynthia Puranik
  • Education and Human Development Joe Magliano
  • Education and Human Development  Ken Rice
  • Law Jack Williams
  • Nursing and Health Professions Pey-Shan Wen
  • Perimeter Sabrina Freeney
  • Policy Studies Volkan Topalli
  • Public Health  Jidong Huang
  • At large (A&S) Gregory Poon
  • At large (A&S) Xiaojun Cao
  • At large (A&S) Nadine Kabengi
  • At large (A&S) Anne Murphy
  • At large (A&S) Alex Zelikovsky
  • At large (A&S) Jelena Subotic
  • At large (A&S) Xiaochun He
  • At large (A&S) Rose Sevcik (Chair)
  • At large (A&S) Jay Rajiva
  • At large (A&S) Tanya Caldwell
  • At large (A&S) Yi Jiang
  • At large (A&S) Jun Kong
  • At large (A&S) John Horgan
  • At large (IBMS) Andrew Gewirtz
  • At large (IBMS) Chungying Li
  • At large (IBMS) Hongyu Qiu
  • At large (LIB) Krista Graham
  • At large (NHP) Desiree Wanders
  • At large (PER)  Stacey Mitchell
  • At large Policy Studies Vjollca Sadiraj
  • At large Policy Studies Janelle Kerlin
  • At large (RCB) Glenn Harrison
  • At large (RCB) Songqi Liu
  • Presidential Appointee 

Administrative Assistant to the Committee: Rose Baldwin, Research Office



2018/11/12 Research Committee Minutes 105.17 KB 16 downloads


2018/10/15 Research Committee Minutes 127.69 KB 12 downloads


2018/08/20 Research Committee Minutes 126.63 KB 13 downloads



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