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UNIVERSITY RESEARCH COUNCIL

The University Research Council (URC) enhances and monitors academic research activities at the University, including research administration, program oversight, and program evaluation.

MEMBERSHIP: One faculty representative from each college (two from COAS) appointed by the dean, plus directors of the University’s research centers, the chair of the Institutional Review Board, Chair of the Institutional Animal Care and Use Comittee, a representative from the Office of Grants and Contracts, a representative from the Office of Research and Sponsored Projects, a representative from the Faculty Senate, a representative from the library, and the past two University Scholars of the Year.  The University Research Council is Chaired by the Dean of Graduate Studies & Research.

For all of the TAMIU grants, the full proposal must be submitted by electronic copy to grants@tamiu.edu in Microsoft Word and one (1) unbound hard copy of the proposal delivered to the Office of Research and Sponsored Projects (KL 326) by 5:00 PM on October 3, 2014.  Both documents must be received by 5:00 P.M. on the deadline date to be considered submitted in time.  No exceptions!

Eligible applicants for all 4 of these intramural grants are tenure-track, fixed-term or tenured faculty only.

Signatures by chair and dean are required if you are requesting course release and full-time students.

University Travel Grant Application

University Creative Project Grant Application

University Research Grant Application

University Research Development Award Application



UNIVERSITY RESEARCH COUNCIL MEMBERS

Dr. Jeffrey M. Brown - OGSR, Chair

Dr. Jorge Brusa - SSB
Dr. George Clarke - Scholar of the Year, Research Center
Dr. Jennifer Coronado - IRB Chair, COED
Dr. Kelly Frailing - COAS
Dr. Roberto Heredia - IACUC Chair
Dr. Kameron Jorgensen- COAS
Dr. John Kilburn - Director of ORSP
Dr. Karyn Miller - COED

Dr. Ananda Mukherji - Scholar of the Year
Dr. Alfredo Ramirez, Jr. - Faculty Senate  
Dr. Ken Tobin - Research Center    
Dr. Marivic Torregosa - CSN
Dr. Haibo Wang - SSB

 

Mr. Juan Cisneros - Dir. of Grants & Contracts (ex-officio)  
Mr. John Maxstadt - Library (ex-officio) 

 

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UNIVERSITY RESEARCH COUNCIL MINUTES

 
January
February
March
April
May
September

October

November
December
2007
 
2008
 
2009
 
2010

2/9/10

2/16/10

 
2011
 
2012
  2/10/12         10/12/12 11/30/12  
2013       4/26/2013     10/25/13   12/4/2013
2014         5/2/2014        

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