Research (COR)

Awards emeritus research grants and advises on the research mission and policy of the Division and the University.

Committee Roster 2018-19


  • John Colford (Public Health) - Chair


  • Vinod Aggarwal (Political Science)
  • Deborah Blocker (French)
  • Roland Burgmann (EPS)
  • Gerbrand Ceder (MSE)
  • Susana Chung (Optometry)
  • Irina Conboy (Bioengineering)
  • Michael Hutchings (Math)
  • Edgar Knobloch (Physics) - spring only
  • Winfried Kudszus (German)
  • Dung-Hai Lee (Physics) - fall only
  • Dennis Levi (Optometry)
  • Miryam Sas (Comp Lit) - fall only
  • Elisa Tamarkin (English) - spring only
  • Tarek Zohdi (Mech Eng)

Ex Officio

  • Barbara Spackman (Comp Lit/Italian Studies) - Division Chair (nonvoting)


Emeritus Research Enabling Grants for 2018-19

COR Emeritus Research Enabling Grants for 2018-19 were awarded to 78 emeriti in January. Next year's grant application will be available in the fall.

Grant regulations are also available here.

Meeting Schedule

Spring semester meetings will be held monthly on Wednesdays from 2:30-4:30pm in 320 Stephens Hall.

February 13

March 20

April 24

Annual Report

2017-18 Annual Report

2016-17 Annual Report

2015-16 Annual Report

Please contact the committee analyst for additional reports.