What's new in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity at UBalt
The University of Baltimore Council on Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity (Research Council) is a committee of the University Faculty Senate. Its mission is to support and enhance UBalt's institutional capacity to undertake research, scholarly and creative activity. The committee does this by making recommendations, via the University Faculty Senate to UBalt administration on all matters pertaining to research, scholarly and creative activity to support the University’s mission. These recommendations are intended to foster a more productive research environment on campus.
Please contact the chair or other members of the council if you have an issue, concern, or potential initiate that you would like to bring to the council’s attention.
Research Council Charge
The Research Council is charged to:
a. Review and recommend policies with respect to the operation of research, scholarship and creative activity at UBalt.
b. Review and recommend policies with regard to administration of sponsored research at UBalt.
c. Promote policies and programs that promote a quality research climate and environment.
d. Serve as a forum for discussion of research issues or systematic problems in need of amelioration
e. Provide voice to the campus administration on matters involving administrative or academic affairs affecting the quality of research.
f. Carry out periodic reviews of UBalt centers and institutes to ensure the academic quality and value to the University.
g. Receive reports from UBalt administration and research committees, including issues of University compliance with federal and state regulations.
h. Serve as a forum to discuss administrative charges or mechanisms in areas associated with research, scholarship, and creative activity on campus.
i. Provide a venue to address unforeseen issues that may have an impact on research, scholarship and creative activity on campus.
j. Serve as a campus-wide arena to explore future issues, priorities, and directions in the area of research, scholarship and creative activity.
k. Report to the University Faculty Senate semi-annually or as requested.
2019-2020 Academic Year
Thursday – September 12 10:00am LAP 112
Thursday – October 3 10:00am LAP 112
Thursday – November 7 10:00am LAP 112
Thursday – December 5 10:00am LAP 112
Contact the chair or other members of the council if you have an issue, concern, or potential initiative that you would like to bring to the council's attention.
Michael Frederick, Chair, Assistant Professor, Applied and Behavioral Sciences
Gabriela Wasileski, Assistant Professor, School of Criminal Justice
Jennica Larrison, Assistant Professor, School of Public and International Affairs
Jennifer Keohane, Assistant Professor, Klein Family School of Communications Design
Ting Zhang, Assistant Professor, Accounting, Finance, and Economics
Jerry Yu, Assistant Professor, Finance and Economics
Harvey Morrell, Assistant Director, Law Library
Audrey McFarlane, Professor Law, University of Baltimore School of Law
Deborah Li, Digital Resources Librarian, Robert L. Bogomolny Library
Ann Cotten, Director, Schaefer Center for Public Policy
Richard Clinch, Director, Jacob France Institute
Seema Iyer, Associate Director, Jacob France Institute
Thomas Carr, Executive Director, Center for Drug Policy and Enforcement
Jeff Beeson, Deputy Director, Center for Drug Policy and Enforcement - Alternate member
Christine Spencer, Dean, Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences
William Boyd, Senior Financial Analyst, University Budget Office