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Council for Discovery and Research

The Council for Discovery and Research is charged with the responsibility of:

  1. Assessing the needs and the strengths of faculty in research and scholarship areas;

  2. Providing guidelines that promote research and scholarship;

  3. Establishing procedures that can effectively organize and systematize the work of the Office of Graduate and Continuing Studies

  4. Sharing their own expertise and interest in order to mentor and support faculty who wish to use their knowledge;

  5. Planning incentives for research and scholarly proposal development

  6. Encouraging publication and presentation of research and scholarly work; and

  7. Coordinating and monitoring scholarly publications of the University.

2013-2014 Membership

Department Representative Telephone E-mail
Chair Pawan Kahol 620-235-4222
Grants Coordinator Brian Peery 620-235-4175
Accounting & Comp Info Systems Steve Del Vecchio 620-235-6031
Art Emi Gennis 620-235-4302
Automotive Technology Tim Dell 620-235-4182
Biology Virginia Rider 620-235-4739
Chemistry Dilip Paul 620-235-4872
Communication Shirley Drew 620-235-4726
School of Construction Norman Philipp 620-235-4347
Economics, Finance & Banking Anil Lal 620-235-4549
Engineering Technology Russ Rosmait 620-235-4375
English Casie Hermansson/Paul McCallum 620-235-4037
Family & Consumer Sciences Amber Tankersley 620-235-4460
Government Relations Sean Naccarato 620-235-4128
Graphics & Imaging Technologies Rion Huffman 620-235-4848
Health, Human, Performance, Recreation Michael Carper 620-235-6155
History, Philosophy & Social Science Harry Humphries 620-235-4328
Honors College Craig Fuchs 620-235-4176
Institutaional Research Dai Li 620-235-4132
Library Randy Roberts 620-235-4883
Kansas Ploymer Research Center Andy Myers 620-235-4925
Management & Marketing Choong Lee 620-235-4587
Mathematics Ananda Jayawardhana 620-235-4414
Modern Languages & Literatures Eric Rojas 620-235-4678
Music David Hurley 620-235-4479
Nursing Cheryl Giefer 620-235-4438
Physics Ben Tayo 620-235-4391
Psychology & Counseling Sean Lauderdale 620-235-4526
Teaching & Leadership Tatiana Sildus 620-235-4505
Technology & Workforce Learning Greg Belcher 620-235-4637