Research Subcommittee

In general, within its area of concern, the Research Sub-committee will interpret and apply existing policy in order to make recommendations on university research matters to the Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA). Within its area of concern, the Subcommittee will also be responsible for initiating the formulation of new policy or the alteration of existing policy for substantive review by the Academic Policy and Planning Committee. AP&P may on occasion request the Subcommittee to prepare policy proposals on specified topics for review by AP&P.

To view the entire committee charge, please go to this link (pdf).

Committee Members


  • Tamas Forgacs - (CHAIR) (Science & Mathematics)
  • Vang Vang- (Library)
  • Fayzul Pasha - (Lyles College of Engineering)
  • Song Lee - (Education & Human Development)
  • Helda Pinzon Perez - (Health & Human Services)
  • N.P. Mahalik - (Jordan College of Agricultural Science and Technology)
  • Jenna Kieckhaefer (College of Social Sciences)
  • Samina Najmi (College of Arts & Humanities)
  • Jim Marshall - (Ex-Officio)


Committee Meetings
Date Minutes Resources
09/06/2016 Minutes  
08/24/2016 Minutes  
09/28/2015 Minutes  
05/05/2015 Minutes  
11/29/2012 Minutes  
04/25/2012 Minutes  
11/16/2011 Minutes  


Prior Minutes