Research and Sponsored Programs

University Research Council

In accordance with the Research Council Policy (3364-70-03), the University Research Council responsibilities include: reviewing, formulating and recommending general research policies and practices which affect the conduct of research and scholarship at The University of Toledo; developing and overseeing programs which utilize University-based funds for advocating and enhancing research and scholarship at the University; and reviewing and recommending research centers and institutes.

The University Research Council is comprised of a combination of appointments by the President, Faculty Senate, and Graduate Council Executive Committee, as well as through ex officio membership. The length of service varies with the appointment basis.

The council meets the fourth Friday of the month from 1:00 - 2:30 PM (except for alternate dates in November and December due to the holidays) at the 1st Floor Conference Room in the Research and Technology Complex 1 (R1) building on the main campus.

meeting schedule

University Research Council Membership 2021-2022

Name

Discipline

Appointment

Term

Silhouette To be Appointed
Health Science Faculty Senate 1 of 3 year term
- College of Engineering To be Appointed Engineering Faculty Senate 1 of 3 year term
 - College of Arts and Letters To be Appointed Humanities  Faculty Senate 1 of 3 year term
Shelley Cavalieri, JD - College of Law Shelley Cavalieri Law Faculty Senate 3 of 3 year term
Silhouette To be Appointed  Nursing Faculty Senate 1 of 3 year term
 - College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics To be Appointed Physical/Natural Sciences Faculty Senate 1 of 3 year term
 - Judith Herb College of Education To be Appointed Education Graduate Council 1 of 3 year term
- College of Arts & Letters To be Appointed  Social Sciences Graduate Council 1 of 3 year term
- College of Business and Innovation To be Appointed  Business Graduate Council 1 of 3 year term
David Giovannucci, PhD - College of Medicine and Life Sciences David Giovannucci Medicine Graduate Council 2 of 3 year term
-College of Natural Sciences & Mathematics To be Appointed Natural Sciences Graduate Council 1 of 3 year term
Patricia Relue Patricia Relue  Engineering Graduate Council 3 of 3 year term
- College of Arts & Letters To be Appointed Arts Presidential 1-year term
- College of Health and Human Services To be Appointed Human Services Presidential 1-year term
- College of Medicine and Life Sciences To be Appointed Medicine Presidential 1-year term
- College of Medicine and Life Sciences To be Appointed Medicine Presidential 1-year term
- College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences To be Appointed Pharmacy Presidential 1-year term
Frank Calzonetti, PhD Frank Calzonetti Vice President for Research XO Research & Sponsored
Programs
Beau Case, PhD Beau Case Dean XO University Libraries
Marcie Ferguson, BBA - Special Projects Manager Marcie Ferguson Special Projects
Manager
Council Secretary Research & Sponsored
Programs
Llew Gibbons, JD - Research Integrity Officer Llewellyn Gibbons Research Integrity Officer RSP Advisory Member Research & Sponsored Programs
Anne Izzi, JD - Director of Sponsored Programs Anne Izzi Director,
Sponsored Programs
XO Research & Sponsored Programs
Constance Schall, PhD Connie Schall Associate Vice President for Research XO Research & Sponsored Programs
Amy Thompson, PhD - Acting Dean, College of Graduate Studies Amy Thompson Acting Dean XO College of
Graduate Studies

Source of Appointments

Source of Appointment     

Number of Appointments     

Length of Term

Graduate Council 6 appointments 3 year term
Faculty Senate 6 appointments 3 year term
Presidential 5 appointments 1 year term

Disciplines Represented

Discipline     

Number of Representatives

Arts 1 Representative
Business 1 Representative
Education 1 Representative
Engineering 2 Representatives
Health Science 1 Representative
Human Service 1 Representative
Humanities 1 Representative
Law 1 Representative
Medicine 3 Representatives
Natural Sciences 2 Representative
Nursing 1 Representative
Pharmacy 1 Representative
Social Services 1 Representative
Last Updated: 7/7/21