Research Committee

Committee Members
Name Role Term
Dr. Jacqueline Abranches(Chair) Full-time faculty appointed by the Dean 2020
Dr. Anan Dias Ribeiro Full-time faculty appointed by the Dean 2021
Dr. Leda Mugayar(Vice chair) Full-time faculty elected by Faculty Assembly 2022
Dr. Frank Gibson Full-time faculty elected by Faculty Assembly 2022
Dr. Bernadett Papp Full-time faculty appointed by the Dean 2020
Dr. Frank Dolwick Full-time faculty appointed by the Dean 2022
Dr. Margarete C Ribeiro Dasilva Full-time faculty elected by Faculty Assembly 2022
Dr. Robert Burne Ex officio: Associate Dean for Research  
Kathy Galloway Support staff  
Denise Webb Support staff  

Committee Composition

The committee consists of seven members: three full-time faculty elected by the Faculty Assembly, three full-time faculty appointed by the Dean. The Associate Dean for Research will serve as an ex-officio member. The committee elects the chairperson and vice chairperson from among the members. For more information, please refer to the college’s Constitution and Bylaws.

Standing Committee Charge

As stated in the Constitution and Bylaws, it is the responsibility of this committee to stimulate interest in research by faculty members and students, review stimulus grant applications and to communicate to students and faculty members the availability of research opportunities. Additionally, this standing committee is to function in an advisory role to the Dean and the Associate Dean for Research and to identify mechanisms that will enhance the national reputation of the College of Dentistry in basic, applied, and clinical research.

   2018-2019 Charge Letter to the Research Committee

Individual Faculty Member Responsibilities

Research Committee meetings are 1 to 1½ hours in length. In addition to attending meetings, members are required to review proposals, seed grant applications, UF scholar applications, professorship award nominations, research track applications, summer research student applications, research honors/high honors applicants, etc. as needed in between meeting dates.

Time commitment: Approximately 1½ hours every other month for meetings along with additional time required to review materials through email outside of scheduled monthly meetings.

Schedule of Meetings

The Research Committee meets on the 4th Wednesday of every month, from 12–1:00 p.m. in D3-39A, unless otherwise noted. The Research Committee often collaborates electronically via email with decisions noted on each month’s agenda.

2019-2020

Date Room Agenda Final Minutes Attachments
June 24, 2020 D3-39A      
May 27, 2020 D3-39A      
April 22, 2020 D3-39A      
March 25, 2020 D3-39A      
February 26, 2020 D3-39A      
January 22, 2020 D3-39A      
December 4, 2019 D3-39A View View  
October 23, 2019 virtual meeting View N/A  
September 25, 2019 meeting cancelled N/A N/A  
August 28, 2019 D3-39A View View  
July 24, 2019 D3-39A View View  

2018-2019

Date Room Agenda Final Minutes Attachments
June 26, 2019 D3-39A View View RC Membership
May 22, 2019 Meeting cancelled      
April 24, 2019 D3-39A View View  
March 27, 2019 D3-39A View View  
February 27, 2019 D3-39A View View  
January 23, 2019 D3-39A View View  
November 28, 2018 D3-39A View View  
October 24, 2018 meeting cancelled N/A N/A  
September 26, 2018 meeting cancelled N/A N/A  
August 22, 2018 D3-39A View View  
July 25, 2018 meeting cancelled N/A N/A  

2017-2018

 
Date Room Agenda Final Minutes Attachments
June 27, 2018 D3-39A View View N/A
May 23, 2018 D3-39A View N/A N/A
April 25, 2018 D3-39A View View N/A
March 16, 2018 D3-39A View View N/A
February 28, 2018  meeting cancelled N/A N/A N/A
January 24, 2018 D3-39A View View View
August 23, 2017 D3-39A View View N/A

2016-2017

 
Date Room Agenda Final Minutes Attachments
June 28, 2017 meeting cancelled
May 24, 2017 DG-41 View View N/A
April 26, 2017 D3-39A View View N/A
March 22, 2017 meeting cancelled
February 22, 2017 meeting cancelled
January 25, 2017 DG-41 View View N/A
October 19, 2016 DG-41 View View N/A
September 28, 2016 meeting cancelled
August 24, 2016 D3-39A View View N/A
July 27, 2016 D3-39A View View N/A

2015-2016

Date Room Agenda Final Minutes Attachments
June 22, 2016 meeting cancelled      
May 24, 2016 meeting cancelled      
April 27, 2016 D3-39A View View N/A
March 7, 2016 D3-39A View View N/A
January 27, 2016 D3-39A View View N/A
December 23, 2015 meeting cancelled      
November 5, 2015 D3-39A View View N/A
September 23, 2015 meeting cancelled      
August 26, 2015 D3-39A  View  View N/A
July 22, 2015 meeting cancelled      

2014-2015

 
Date Room Agenda Final Minutes Attachments
June 24, 2015 D3-39A View View N/A
May 27, 2015 D3-39A View View N/A
April 22, 2015 D3-39A View View N/A
March 25, 2015 D3-39A View View N/A
February 25, 2015 meeting cancelled      
January 28, 2015 D3-39A View View N/A
December 17, 2014 D3-39A View View N/A
November 19, 2014 D3-39A View View N/A
October 22, 2014 meeting cancelled
September 24, 2014 D3-39A View View N/A
August 27, 2014 D3-39A View View N/A
July 23, 2014 D3-39A View View N/A

2013-2014

 
Date Room Agenda Final Minutes Attachments
June 25, 2014 D3-39A View View N/A
May 28, 2014 D3-39A View View N/A
April 16, 2014 D3-39A View View N/A
March 26, 2014 D3-39A View View N/A
February 26, 2014 meeting canceled
January 22, 2014 D3-39A View View View
December 11, 2013
12:00-1:30 p.m.
D3-39A View View N/A
November 13, 2013 meeting canceled
October 23, 2013 D3-39A View View N/A
September 25, 2013 D3-39A View View N/A
August 28, 2013 meeting canceled
July 16, 2013 D3-43 View View N/A

2012-2013

 
Date Room Agenda Final Minutes Attachments
June 11, 2013 D3-43 View View N/A
May 14, 2013 D3-43 View View N/A
April 9, 2013 D3-43 View View N/A
March 12, 2013 D3-43 View View N/A
February 12, 2013 D3-43 View View N/A
January 8, 2013 D3-43 View View N/A
December 11, 2012 D3-43 View View N/A
November 13, 2012 meeting canceled
October 9, 2012 D3-43 View View N/A
September 11, 2012 D3-43 View View N/A
July 17, 2012 D5-10 View View View

2011-2012

 
Date Room Agenda Final Minutes Attachments
June 27, 2012 DG-41 View View N/A
May 23, 2012 DG-41 View View View
April 25, 2012 DG-41 View View View
March 28, 2012 DG-41 View View N/A
February 22, 2012 DG-41 View View N/A
January 25, 2012 DG-41 N/A N/A N/A
December 5, 2011 DG-41 View View N/A
November 23, 2011 meeting canceled
October 26, 2011 DG-41 View View N/A
September 28, 2011 D9-11 View View N/A
August 24, 2011 D5-10 View View N/A
July 27, 2011 D7-11 View View N/A

2010-2011

 
Date Room Agenda Final Minutes Attachments
June 22, 2011 D9-11 View View View
May 25, 2011 D9-11 View View View
May 10, 2011 D9-11 N/A View N/A
April 27, 2011 D9-11 View View N/A
March 23, 2011 D9-11 View View N/A
March 9, 2011 D8-46 View View N/A
February 23, 2011 D9-11 View View N/A
January 26, 2011 D9-11 View View N/A
January 12, 2011 D9-11 View View N/A
November 19, 2010 D9-11 View View N/A
October 27, 2010 D9-11 View View View
September 22, 2010 D9-11 View View View
August 25, 2010 D9-11 View View View
July 28, 2010 D9-11 View View View

2009-2010

 
Date Room Agenda Final Minutes Attachments
June 23, 2010 meeting canceled
May 26, 2010 D9-11 View View N/A
April 21, 2010 D9-11 View View View
March 30, 2010
12:00–2:00 p.m.
D8-46 View View View
February 24, 2010 D9-11 View View View
January 27, 2010 meeting canceled
December 23, 2009 meeting canceled
November 25, 2009 meeting canceled
October 28, 2009 D9-11 View View View
September 23, 2009 D9-11 View View View
August 26, 2009 D9-11 View View View
July 22, 2009 D9-11 View View View

2008-2009

 
Date Room Agenda Final Minutes Attachments
June 10, 2009 D9-11 View View N/A
May 20, 2009 meeting canceled
April 15, 2009 D9-11 View View N/A
March 18, 2009 D9-11 View View N/A
February 18, 2009 meeting canceled
January 21, 2009 D9-11 View View View
December 10, 2008 D9-11 View View N/A
November 12, 2008 D9-11 View View View
October 7, 2008 meeting canceled
September 17, 2008 D9-11 View View View
August 20, 2008 D8-46 View View View
July 24, 2008 D8-46 View View View

2007-2008

 
Date Room Agenda Final Minutes Attachments
April 29, 2008 D7-11 View View View
March 14, 2008 D9-11 View View N/A
January 7, 2008 D9-11 N/A View ViewViewView
December 12, 2007 D9-11 N/A View N/A

2006-2007

2006-2007
Date Room Agenda Final Minutes Attachments
April 30, 2007 D9-11 N/A View  
March 8, 2007 D10-11 N/A View N/A
January 12, 2007 D9-11 N/A View N/A
December 18, 2006 D9-11 N/A View  
September 6, 2006 D9-11 N/A View  

2005-2006

 
Date Room Agenda Final Minutes Attachments
June 5, 2006 D9-11 N/A View N/A

2004-2005

 
Date Room Agenda Final Minutes Attachments
July 7, 2004 D9-11 N/A View N/A

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