Faculty Research Committee

Description & Purpose

This committee monitors and communicates with administration personnel and governance bodies concerning support for and policies concerning faculty research activities, including the allocation of GRF funds, the implementation of the restricted research policy, and other issues affecting the research environment at KU.


The Committee on Research shall be composed of the Vice Chancellor for Research; twelve members of the Faculty serving staggered three-year terms, with not more than one member of any department; one graduate student member elected by the Graduate Student Advisory Board, who shall participate only in the policy-making functions of the committee; and the Associate Vice Chancellor for Research who shall be a non‑voting member and who shall serve as secretary of the committee.


For further information or to schedule a meeting with FacEx to discuss the committee's charges or work, please contact the Faculty Senate President.
Faculty Senate President