Faculty Senate Standing Committee on Research Resources

Meets Bimonthly (every other month) on the last Monday


The Research Resources Committee reviews research resources and infrastructure and makes recommendations to enhance the university’s state, national and global standing. The committee also reviews research-related policies and makes recommendations to promote the ethical, safe and efficacious conduct of research based on information provided by the:

    • Institutional Review Board (IRB)
    • Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)
    • Office of Research Integrity (ORI)
    • Institutional Bio-Safety Committee (IBC)
    • Office of Research (OR)


Alok Dwivedi, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Molecular and Translational Medicine,
L. Frederick Francis Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Ivonne Espinosa, D.N.P., APRN, FNP-BC, PMHNP-BC
Assistant Professor
Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing

Umadevi Kandalam, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Ioannis Konstantinidis, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
Paul L. Foster School of Medicine

Mingtao Zeng, Ph.D.
Department of Molecular and Translational Medicine
L. Frderick Francis Graguate School of Biomedical Sciences

Deborah Clegg, Ph.D.
Ex-Officio (Non- Voting Member)
Vice President for Research