Faculty Senate
Georgia Southern University

Faculty Research Committee


who shall vote in the case of a tie among voting members of the committee.

Bylaws, Article IV, SECTION 23.  The responsibilities of the FACULTY RESEARCH COMMITTEE shall be as follows:

  1. recommend policy and procedures covering all aspects of the University’s support of faculty research and creative projects;
  2. review and evaluate proposals for faculty research funding and allocate funds budgeted for that purpose;
  3. review and evaluate nominations for awards and prizes in the area of faculty research;
  4. address other specific questions in this area that may be requested by the Senate Executive Committee; and
  5. report to the Librarian, the Senate Executive Committee, and the Senate as described in Article IV, Section 3.


Bylaws, Article IV, SECTION 24.  Voting membership of the Faculty Research Committee shall be composed of one senator appointed by the Senate Executive Committee and faculty members elected by and representing each college and the library, one per unit. Non-voting membership shall be composed of the Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs, or his/her delegate, who shall vote in the case of a tie among voting members of the committee.

Chair: Elected by Committee

Term: Two years, staggered


CollegeNameMembership StatusTerm endingCampus
Voting members (Appointed by the Senate Executive Committee)Amanda GlazeVoting member (Senator)2019Statesboro
Voting Members (Elected)
ALLEN E. PAULSON COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & COMPUTINGLei ChenVoting Member (Elected)2020Statesboro
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND HUMANITIESBrian FeltmanVoting Member (Elected)2019Statesboro
COLLEGE OF BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES (CBSS)Chad PosickVoting Member (Elected)2020Statesboro
COLLEGE OF BUSINESS (COB)Xingfang WangVoting Member (Elected)2019Statesboro
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (COE)Lucas JensenVoting Member (Elected)2020Statesboro
COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS (COSM)Jamie RobertsVoting Member (Elected)2020Statesboro
LANE LIBRARY (LLIB)Vivian BynoeVoting Member (Elected)2020Armstrong
JIANN-PING HSU COLLEGE OF PUBLIC HEALTH (JPHCOPH)Marina EremeevaVoting Member (Elected)2020Statesboro
Non-Voting Members
Lance McBrayer, Associate Dean, College of Science and MathematicsProvost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, or his/her delegate:lancemcbrayer@GeorgiaSouthern.eduStatesboro

Last updated: 7/30/2018

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