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research committee

the research committee shall consist of the following members: (a) two representatives from each department of the college, both of whom are either tenured/tenure-track, or, members of the research faculty who have active, funded research, chosen by the faculty of the departments; and (b) dean or dean's designee, ex-officio.

the college research committee shall be responsible to the faculty of the college for:

  • recommending policies that encourage and support research;
  • recommending the designation, distribution, and disbursement of available funds to facilitate research in the coe;
  • generating, recommending, reviewing, and disseminating university and college policies affecting research to include: evalsuating proposals for coe research opportunities and faculty release opportunities, and recommending recipients for faculty research excellence awards;
  • advising the dean’s office regarding research issues, external funding opportunities, policies, and procedures related to and affecting research;
  • providing input and advice to administration regarding promotional materials and publicity of research activities; and
  • promoting awareness of coe faculty research.

2017–18 committee members:

dr. ezemenari obasi  (dean’s designee)
psychological health and learning sciences
emobasi@uh.edu

dr. sascha hein
psychological health and learning sciences
sdhein@uh.edu

dr. laura turchi
curriculum and instruction
lturchi@uh.edu

dr. virginia snodgrass rangel
educational leadership and policy studies
vrangel3@uh.edu