Research Council Meeting


Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 09:00 to 10:30


UCC 2670 Conference Room


  1. Introductions
  2. Approval of minutes from November 20, 2013 Research Council Meeting
  3. Report to Research Council - Proposed Revisions on Researcher Misconduct Policy: A) Review of Current Policy and Rationale for Revisions - Rich Hichwa, Senior Associate VP for Research.  B) Report to Research Council from Subcommittee Members - Alberto Segre, Johna Leddy & Gary Gussin.  C) Activities and Membership of the Research Misconduct Committee (See Operations Manual Materials)
  4. Discussion Item - The Faculty Senate Officers have asked the Council to discuss the current guidelines for Research Council membership. A) Guidelines in the Operations Manual specify, "Faculty members should be appointed in such a manner that at all times two shall be related to the disciplines of the physical sciences, two to the biological sciences, two to the social sciences, and two to the humanities.  Two faculty members shall be 'at large'"
  5. Other Items for Discussion