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University Research Enhancement Committee

Ms. Michel Conroy, Professor, Art and Design, Chair (at-large) (2019)

Dr. Lori Assaf, Associate Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (2019)
Dr. Scott Bowman, Professor, Criminal Justice (2020)
Dr. Diane Dolezel, Assistant Professor, Health Information Management (2020)
Mr. Grayson Lawrence, Associate Professor, Art and Design (2018)  
Dr. Ivilina Popova, Professor, Finance and Economics (2018)
Dr. Jian Shen, Professor, Mathematics (2018)
Dr. Kelly Haskard Zolnierek, Associate Professor, Psychology (2020)

Ex Officio:
Dr. Mike Blanda, Assistant Vice President, Research and Federal Relations (T)
Dr. Walter E. Horton Jr., Associate Vice President, Research and Federal Relations (Non-Voting) (T)

Function:
Oversees apportionment of Research Enhancement Program funds to academic colleges. Members chair the College Research Enhancement Committee reviews of faculty proposals. Makes granting recommendations to the faculty senate as far as dedicated funds will allow. The committee is comprised of one faculty member per college.