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Research Advisory Council

The Research Advisory Council is charged with the following responsibilities:

  • To encourage and support research, creative and scholarly activities
    at UCO
  • To improve communication about research, creative and scholarly activities within the UCO community
  • To provide a feedback mechanism for UCO faculty and students to present questions and concerns about research, creative and scholarly activities to the Office of Research & Grants; and
  • To review and recommend changes in research policy and procedures
    at UCO.

 The RAC is composed of the following representatives:

  • Two representatives from each college who serve a 3 year term
  • One representative from the Controller's Office
  • One representative from the Faculty Senate
  • One representative from the AAUP - UCO
  • One representative from the Office of Research Compliance
  • One representative from the Office of High Impact Practices
  • One representative from the Office of Research & Grants

 Members of the RAC

College of Fine Arts & Design

  • Karl Nelson - Music
  • Delana Gabbard - Design

College of Business

  • Holly Osburn
  • Lalit Manral

College of Education & Professional Studies

  • Melissa Powers
  • Caleb Lack

College of Liberal Arts

  • Eva Dadlez
  • Brad Watkins

College of Mathematics & Science

  • Michelle Haynie
  • Jicheng Fu

Office of Grants and Contracts

  • Mellissa White

Faculty Senate

  • Vaidya Krishnan

AAUP

  • Lindsey Churchill

Research Compliance

  • Jamie Peno - Manager

Office of High Impact Practices

  • Michael Springer - Director

Office of Research and Grants

  • Gregory Wilson - Asst. Vice President of the Office of Research & Grants
  • Rachel Waldrop Holzhauser - Grants Coordinator