Research Advisory Committee

The Research Advisory Committee was established by the Academic Council to advise the Provost and Academic Affairs about issues related to the research enterprise at Texas Woman's University.  The committee is composed of a dean and a chair designated by the Academic Council; a faculty member from each college designated by the dean; the current chairs of the Research Support Committee and the Graduate Council's Research Committee, and two faculty members selected at-large.  The committee meets at least once each semester (fall, spring, summer).

Membership for Fiscal Year 2021

Dr. Lisa Huffman, College of Professional Education, Deans’ Representative
Dr. Noralyn Pickens, Occupational Therapy, Chairs’ Representative
Dr. Michael Bergel, Biology, Co-chair of the Research Support Committee
Dr. Wyona Freysteinson, Nursing - Houston, Co-chair of the Research Support Committee
Dr. Sneha Bharadwaj, Communication Sciences and Oral Health, Chair of the Graduate Council Research Committee
Dr. Jessica Gullion, Sociology, Faculty Representative for the College of Arts & Sciences
Dr. Mindy Patterson, Nutrition - Houston, Faculty Representative for the College of Health Sciences
Dr. Brenda Moore, Nursing - Houston, Faculty Representative for the College of Nursing
Dr. Mandy Stewart, Literacy and Learning, Faculty Representative for the College of Professional Education
Dr. Jennifer Flanagan, Business, Faculty Representative for the College of Business
Dr. Martin Rosario, Physical Therapy - Dallas, at-large representative
Dr. Dayna Averitt, Biology, at-large representative

Dr. Holly Hansen-Thomas, Vice Provost for Research and Innovation, ex officio (ORSP Representative)
Dr. Claire Sahlin, Interim Dean of the Graduate School, ex officio (Graduate School) 



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