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 California State University, Fullerton


Faculty Research Committee

    A committee of the Academic Senate, the Faculty Research Committee’s purpose is to review and recommend faculty intramural and junior/senior awards to the president for approval and distribution. The committee formulates, reviews and recommends policies regarding awarding of grants, which are administered by the CSUF Office of Grants and Contracts. The committee also assesses faculty needs in areas of research and creative activities, and makes recommendations to the Academic Senate and president. Further, the committee works with the campus community to enhance the university’s research climate.


Member Department Constituency Term
Pawel Kalczynski  Information Systems and Decision Sciences MCBE 2016
Peter de Lijser Chemistry/Biochemistry NSM 2016
HyeKyeung Seung Communications COMM 2016
Stephanie Vaughn Nursing HHD 2016
Elizabeth Holster  Art ART 2016
Michael Shafae Computer Science ECS 2017
Pablo Jasis Elementary and Bilingual Education EDUC 2017
Angeles Sancho-Velazquez Liberal Studies HSS 2017
Berna Torr Sociology HSS 2017
John Hickok Library Library 2017
Frank Mumford Executive Director, CSUF Auxiliary Services Corp. Administration Ex Officio
Roberta Rikli Interim AVP, Research, Creative Activities and Technology Transfer Administration Ex Officio


Incentive Grants to Encourage External Funding
     Incentive grants provide the seed money necessary to assist faculty submit competitive external funding requests at the local, regional and/or national level.

Senior/Junior Faculty Research Grants
     Faculty Research grants support and enhance faculty research and creative activities, as well as provide support in competing for external funding.