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Faculty Research and Publications Board (FRPB)

The Faculty Research and Publications Board at the University of Northern Colorado is a representative faculty board that functions to encourage and support faculty research, publications, scholarly activities and artistic productions, and to fulfill the duties assigned to it by the Board of Trustees of the University of Northern Colorado as set forth in the Board Policy Manual. FRPB voting membership consists of one faculty representative from each college; three additional faculty representatives elected at large; one faculty representative from the University libraries; one faculty representative selected by the Faculty Senate; and one graduate student representative selected by the director of the Graduate Student Association.

FRPB Members

Oluwagbenga “David” Agboola

2020-2021

GSA

Stacy Bailey

2019-2022

HSS*

Richard Bownas

2020-2021

HSS*

Darren Ilett

2020-2023

UL

Kristine Melloy

2020-2023

EBS*

Meghran Mostowfi

2020-2023

MCB

Todd Sundeen

2018-2021

EBS

Anna Ursyn

2018-2021

PVA

Kyle Ward (Chair)

2018-2021

HSS

Murielle Watzky

2019-2022

NHS

Robert Weis (Vice Chair)

 2019-2022
 HSS*

* Denotes at-latge

Powers and Duties

  • To recommend and assist with policies directed at securing adequate financial support for faculty research.
  • To recommend policies regarding the assignment of faculty time and University facilities for research.
  • To solicit applications for research proposals and artistic productions and to allocate funds available to the FRPB on the basis of project merit.
  • To solicit nominations from the faculty at large for the Distinguished Scholar Award and to select the outstanding faculty member(s) for this award
    See Board Policy Manual 2-3-108(1) for full list of FRPB powers and duties.

Reports to the Faculty Senate