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University Research Council

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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 Committee, chair of the Institutional Biosafety Committee, 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 Associate Vice President for Research and Sponsored Projects.

For all of the TAMIU grants, the full proposal must be submitted by electronic copy to grants@tamiu.edu in Microsoft Word or PDF format by 5:00 PM on October 1, 2020.  Proposal 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 a full-time student, as graduate students come out of the department and college allotments.

Signature by chair is required if requesting summer salary.

 

There will be virtual information WebEx meetings on September 2nd and September 3rd, both at 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Must RSVP for one of these meetings to cekidd@tamiu.edu to receive meeting invitation.

 

 

University Creative Project Grant Application

University Research Grant Application

University Research Development Award Application

**********NO COMPETITION for University Travel Grant in Fall 2020********

 

  Timeline examples and templates

URDA, URG, or UCPG Extension Progress Report  

URDA, URG, or UCPG Final Report

UTG Final Report

 

  UNIVERSITY RESEARCH COUNCIL MEMBERS

  Dr. Jennifer Coronado - IRB Chair

Dr. John Dean - 2019 Scholar of the Year

Dr. Deepak Ganta - COAS

Dr. Roberto Heredia - IACUC Chair

Mr. Rogelio Hinojosa - Library

Dr. Michael Kidd - Biosafety Chair

Dr. John Kilburn - Associate VP for Research and Sponsored Projects, URC Chair

Dr. Won Kim - COED

Dr. Lola Norris - Faculty Senate President

Dr. Aaron Olivas - COAS

Dr. Miguel Saucedo - CNHS

Dr. Ken Tobin - Research Center  

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

 

        

University Research Council Minutes

 
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  2/10/12         10/12/12 11/30/12  
2013       4/26/2013     10/25/13   12/4/2013
2014         5/2/2014   10/20/2014    
2015             10/9/2015 11/13/2015  
2016             10/14/2016 11/11/2016  
2017             10/13/2017 11/10/2017  
2018             10/12/2018 11/16/2018  

   

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