Associate Deans for Research Council

Charge: *Serve as Advisory Committee to the Office of the Senior Vice President for Research
*Promote all types of research (including but not limited to: wet bench, dry bench, epidemiologic, education, social science, etc.)
*Promote research education, scholarship, and collaboration
*Encourage interdisciplinary research collaborations
*Serve as a “distribution center” of research information, policies, procedures, and requests from the Senior Vice President for Research Office to faculty of Colleges/Schools throughout AU.
*Provide a “highway’ for faculty in AU’s Colleges/Schools to share their research recommendations, concerns and requests to the Office of the Senior Vice President for Research
*Accomplishing goals identified in the AU Strategic Plan, especially the Discovery goals.
*Establish subcommittees as required to facilitate work of the Council

Sponsor

Senior Vice President for Research

Chair

Michael Diamond

Membership Roster

Members Role Constituency Representing Term
Associate Dean for Research, School of Computer and Cyber Sciences,
Gagan Agrawal
Member Faculty July 2022 - June 2023
Associate Dean for Research Dental College of Georgia,
Babak Baban
Member Faculty July 2022 - June 2023
Dean, Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences,
Kim Davies
Member Faculty July 2022 - June 2023
Senior Vice President for Research, Augusta University,
Michael Diamond
Committee Chair Faculty July 2022 - June 2023
Interim AVP DSPA,
Jason Guilbeault
Member Administrative July 2022 - June 2023
Senior Associate Dean for Research, Medical College of Georgia,
Mark Hamrick
Member Faculty July 2022 - June 2023
Glenda Hathorn Secretary/Reporter Staff July 2022 - June 2023
Associate Dean for Research, College of Education,
Julie Herron
Member Faculty July 2022 - June 2023
Associate Vice President, Office of Innovation and Commercialization,
Christopher McKinney
Member Administrative July 2022 - June 2023
Associate Dean for Research, College of Science and Mathematics,
Deborah Richardson
Member Faculty July 2022 - June 2023
Dean, School of Graduate Studies,
Jennifer Sullivan
Member Faculty July 2022 - June 2023
Associate Vice President for Basic Science Research,
Alvin Terry
Member Faculty July 2022 - June 2023
Associate Dean for Research, Hull College of Business,
Mark Thompson
Member Faculty July 2022 - June 2023
AVP Interdisciplinary Research,
Scott Thorp
Member Administrative July 2022 - June 2023
Associate Dean for Research, College of Allied Health Sciences,
Chandramohan Wakade
Member Faculty July 2022 - June 2023
Interim Associate Dean for Research, College of Nursing,
Julie Zadinsky
Member Faculty July 2022 - June 2023