PM 90-09

6/3/90

(See, also, Amendment/Revision following)

President Robert C. Detweiler

 


Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities Committee


 

A Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities Committee shall be established to review faculty proposals for research, scholarship and creative activities.  Specifically, it will recommend recipients of the CSU funds allocated under the Research, Scholarship, Creative Activities Award Program (RSCAAP), CSUDH Foundation Research Awards and the lottery fund proposals submitted for consideration in the category of faculty development.  In addition, the President may request that the Committee provide recommendations for recipients of any other competitive grant programs which fall under the rubric of “research, scholarship or creative activity.”

 

The Committee will be convened by the Vice President for Academic Affairs to whom it will make recommendations.  The Committee shall also prepare an annual report on these activities for the Vice President for Academic Affairs and the Academic Senate.

 

The Committee shall be composed of one tenured faculty member elected from each of the schools or equivalent academic units, the Director of Faculty Development*, an instructional Dean appointed by the Vice President for Academic Affairs, a representative of the staff selected by the Staff Council**, the Vice President for Academic Affairs (or designee) and a representative of the students selected by the Associated Students.  The student shall be a graduate student in good standing in a graduate degree program, who has participated in a faculty research project.  The Director of Research and Funded Projects shall serve as an ex-officio, non-voting member of the Committee and shall provide staff support.  For recommendations regarding Foundation Research Awards the Committee shall be augmented by the Executive Director of the Foundation (or designee).  The faculty members shall serve for staggered two-year terms (as determined by lot at the initial meeting).

 

*Current title is Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning.

**In the absence of a Staff council, the staff representative is appointed by the President.

 

 


PM 90-09, Amendment # 1                                                                                      5/23/94

5/23/94

President Robert C. Detweiler

 

 

Faculty Membership on the Research, Scholarship and

Creative Activities Award Program Committee

 

 

Acting in response to Senate Resolution FPC 94-06, I am pleased to approve the following change in the faculty membership of the Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities Award Program Committee.

 

The faculty membership shall be as follow:

 

            One tenured or tenure-track faculty member, elected by

  the School of Education.

 

            One tenured or tenure-track faculty member, elected by

            the School of Health.

 

            One tenured or tenure-track faculty member, elected by

            the School of Management.

 

            Three tenured or tenure-track faculty members, elected

             by the College of Arts and Sciences, with no more

             than one member from any one department.

 

 


PM 90-09 (Revised)                                                                                                6/3/90

President Robert C. Detweiler

 

 

Renaming of RSCAAP Awards Program

 

 

          pon recommendation of the Academic Senate (EXEC 95-01), the Research,

Scholarship, Creative Activities Awards Program (RSCAAP) is being renamed

the Sally Casanova Memorial RSCAAP.  This change of name is in recognition

of the fact that Sally Casanova was instrumental in the development of this

program statewide and in its implementation on the Dominguez Hills campus.