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University Research Enhancement Committee


Oversees apportionment of Research Enhancement Program funds to academic colleges. Members chair their 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, and meets once in each long semester.

2020 - 2021 Members

Please note: committee appointments for the 2020-21 academic year are effective through August 31, 2021. The senate is in the process of making appointments for the 2021-22 academic year and updates will be posted at the beginning of the fall semester.

University Research Enhancement Committee College Term Exp Email
Dr. Carrie Boden Applied Arts 2023
Dr. Jaymeen Shah Business 2021
Dr. Missy Fraser Education 2022
Mr. Grayson Lawrence Fine Arts and Communication 2021
Dr. Farzan Irani Health Professions 2023
Dr. Catherine Jaffe Liberal Arts 2023
Dr. John Schemmel Science and Engineering 2022
Dr. Augustine Agwuele, Chair at-large Liberal Arts 2021
Dr. Mike Blanda Research and Federal Relations ex officio