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Creator Faculty Research Committee (WKU)
Other Creators Faculty Scholarship Council (WKU)
Title UA35. Provost's Office / Vice President for Academic Affairs
Series 2. Committees
Subseries 2. Faculty Research Committee
Collection WKU Archives
Object Name Records
Year Range From 1962
Description Meeting minutes of the Faculty Research Committee. Meeting agendas are typically arranged as follows:

I. Disposition of minutes
II. Consideration of Proposals
A. Applications for Research Grants
III. Other business


Admin / Biog History The committee meets monthly through the school year and summer months and is composed of 6 faculty members representing individual departments on campus who are responsible for approving Grant Research Applications.

The committee was formed by Kelly Thompson [UA3/3/1 Box 26] on February 7, 1962 for the following purposes:

1. To stimulate faculty research in every way possible.

2. To submit annual reports concerning the research activities of the faculty to the Dean of the College, to the Kentucky Association of Colleges, and to other associations and offices requesting such reports.

3. To serve as the faculty research committee of the Institutional Self-Study and to file required report with the Steering Committee for the Self-Study by not later than April 1, 1962.

4. To administer the Faculty Research Fund established.

Dean William Hourigan was appointed as chair with six faculty members from various disciplines holding two year terms.
Subjects Western Kentucky University
Search Terms Provost (WKU)
Academic Affairs (WKU)
Finding Aids TopScholar - http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_ua_fin_aid/125/
Catalog Number UA35.2.2
Dates of Creation 1962-present
Caption WKU Archives Documents
Number of Images 1
Access Conditions no restrictions
Parent ID UA35.2
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