Committee on University Research

The function of the Committee on University Research is to stimulate faculty research and creative activity. This includes reviewing proposed UNI Summer Fellowship projects and making appropriate recommendations for funding either an Eight-Week Fellowship or a Four-Week Fellowship.

The committee, chaired by the Associate Graduate Dean for Faculty Scholarship (ex-officio), consists of two members from each of the five undergraduate colleges. The members of this committee shall be appointed by the Deans of the undergraduate colleges and be impaneled for a two-year term. They shall be representative of faculty who have been sound practicing researchers and creative artists and who have a substantial record of publication and creative scholarship to their credit.

Current Membership:
Committee MemberCollegeTerm ExpiresPhoneMail Code
Radhi Al-MabukEducation2020 (1)3-2609 0607
Eric LeeBusiness Administration2020 (1)3-23940127
Nalin GoonesekereHumanities Fine Arts & Sciences2020 (1)3-39490423 
Ivonne CuadraHumanities Fine Arts & Sciences2020 (1)3-2715 0502 
Gary G GuteSocial & Behavioral Sciences2020 (1)3-61490332
Deborah TidwellEducation2019 (1)3-29830612
Bulent UyarBusiness Administration2019 (1)3-6343 0129
Julie HusbandHumanities Fine Arts & Sciences2020 (1)3-38490502
Martin ChinHumanities Fine Arts & Sciences2020 (1)3-78980423
Taifa YuSocial & Behavioral Sciences2020 (1)3-27090404

Gabriela Olivares
Associate Dean

Graduate College, Chair