Overview and context
The Research Advisory Council (RAC) is the primary advising body to the Vice-Principal (Research and International Relations) (VPRIR) and is consulted on University-wide research dossiers under the portfolio of Research and International activities at McGill.
Chaired by the VPRIR, the members of RAC provide feedback, advice and recommendations to the VPRIR on strategic and operational dossiers including (but not limited to): development of policy and procedures; strategic research planning; resource allocation, such as internal funding programs; processes for research administration; and development projects, such as the Strategic Reframing Initiative. Learn more >>
- Shari Baum, Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Medicine
- Benoit Boulet, Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Engineering
- Ashley Chin, PGSS Representative
- Julie Côté, Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Education
- Julie Cumming, Associate Dean (Research and Administration), Schulich School of Music
- James Engle-Warnick, Associate Dean (Research and Graduate Studies), Faculty of Arts
- Samer Faraj, Associate Dean (Research) , Desautels Faculty of Management
- Subhasis Ghoshal, Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering
- Rose Goldstein, RAC Chair; and Vice-Principal (Research and International Relations)
- Philippe Gros, Vice-Dean, Life Sciences, Faculty of Medicine; and Coordinator, Health Research and Innovation, Research and International Relations
- Peter Grütter, Chair, Department of Physics; and Coordinator, Engineering and Science Research and Innovation, Research and International Relations
- Salwa Karboune, Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
- Lara Khoury, Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Law
- Brigitte Kieffer, Scientific Director, Douglas Research Institute
- Antonia Maioni, Associate Vice-Principal (Research and International Relations)
- Ghyslaine McClure, Associate Provost, Budget and Resources
- Rod McInnes , Director, Lady Davis Research Institute, Jewish General Hospital
- Marc D. McKee, Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Dentistry
- Devin Mills, PGSS Representative
- Claudia Mitchell, Department of Integrated Studies in Education, Faculty of Education
- Josephine Nalbantoglu, Dean, Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
- Doina Precup, Associate Dean (Research and Graduate Studies), Faculty of Science
- Davesh Soneji, Director, Centre for Research on Religion, Faculty of Religious Studies
- Donald Van Meyel (delegate for Vassilios Papadopoulos, Director), RI-MUHC
- Wieslaw Woszczyk, Department of Music Research, Schulich School of Music
Meetings for Academic Year 2015-116
- September 28, 2015; 2-4 p.m.
- November 17, 2015; 2-4 p.m.
- February 23, 2016; 2-4 p.m.
- April 26, 2016, 2-4 p.m.
If you have questions about RAC, please contact linda [dot] rice [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Linda Rice) in Research and International Relations.