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 Member College Term Expires Phone Mail Code
Audrey Rule Education 2014 3-7829 0606
Imam Alam Business Administration 2014 3-7339 0129
Chris Ogbondah Humanities & Fine Arts 2013 3-5913 0139
Nalin Goonesekere Natural Sciences 2013 3-3949 0423
Gary Gute Social & Behavioral Sciences 2014 3-6149 0332
Nick Pace Education 2013 3-3564 0604
Michael Klassen Business Administration 2013 3-6930 0126
Harry Brod Humanities & Fine Arts 2013   3-2693 0501
James Walters Natural Sciences 2013 3-2707 0335
Ken Atkinson Social & Behavioral Sciences 2013 3-6990 0701
Shoshanna Coon Graduate College, Chair
3-2748 0135