Research & Economic Development

Faculty Research Committee


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Internal Research Grant Program Handbook (Revised January 2022)


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Faculty Research Grants

Faculty Research Committee Grant Guidelines for 2023-24

Deadline for applications is February 23, 2024, at 4:30 p.m. 
Applications for 2023-24 funding must be submitted by email to or delivered to Derryberry 305. DocuSign will not be used contrary to the guidelines in the handbook.

Final Reports due: October 3, 2025

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2023-2024 Award Period

Committee Schedule
Date/Time Activity
March 4, 2024 Reviewers assigned
April 15, 2024 Committee reviews proposals
Grant Schedule
Date Description
February 23, 2024 Deadline to submit proposals to Research & Economic Development via email to or in person to Derryberry Hall, Room 305
April 22, 2024 Notifications/award letters sent to faculty
October 3, 2025 Final reports due to Research & Economic Development

2023-2024 Members

Name Classification Campus Box No.  Phone Email  Term Expires
Mr. Kevin Liska Faculty  5103 2024
Dr. Matt Smith Faculty (Curriculum and Instruction) 5045 6235 2026
Dr. Allen Driggers Faculty 5064 2026
Dr. (Syed) Rafay Hasan Faculty 5004 2026
Dr. Joshua Hauser Faculty (Music) 5045 6086 2026
Dr. Brad Cook Faculty (Biology) 5063 3194 2026
Dr. Rufaro Chitiyo Faculty (Human Ecology) 5035 6847 2025
Dr. Ann Hellman Faculty (Nursing) 5001 6813 2025
Dr. Stephen Canfield Faculty (Mechanical Engineering) 5014 6359  2025
Dr. John Liu Nonvoting Executive Officer to Provide Staff Support Services 5036 3897 (No Exp.)
Non-voting Resource Person Mr. Greg Holt, Compliance Office  5037 6062  


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