UW Research

Research Advisory Board

The Research Advisory Board (RAB) provides the Vice-Provost of Research with counsel on a wide variety of matters relating to the University of Washington’s research enterprise. The RAB includes members of the university community from across the disciplines. The RAB meets monthly and is chaired by Mari Ostendorf, Vice Provost for Research.

Meeting Schedule

Research Advisory Board (RAB) meetings usually fall on the first Friday of each month from 9:30-11:00 a.m.  Meetings will be held virtually, unless otherwise specified, and will then take place in Gerberding Hall conference room 142.

Fall 2021

Winter 2022

Spring 2022

October 1 January 7 April 1
November 5 February 4 May 6
December 3 March 4 June 3

Committee Chair

Mari Ostendorf, Vice Provost for Research, Office of Research

Current Members

Name Title
Francois Baneyx Professor, Chemical Engineering, Director of CoMotion, Vice Provost for Innovation
Carolyn A. Brennan Assistant Vice Chancellor, Research, UW Bothell Academic Affairs
Anja Canfield-Budde Associate Vice President, UW-IT Information Management
Sarah M. Castro Director of Federal Relations, External Affairs
Shuyi S. Chen Professor, Atmospheric Sciences; Associate Dean for Research, College of the Environment
Mike Crowder Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
Sara R. Curran Professor, International Studies, Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies; Professor, Sociology; Director, Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology
Carol A. Davis Professor and Associate Dean for Research, College of Education
Trisha N. Davis Professor and Chair, Biochemistry
Carrie Sturts Dossick Professor and Associate Dean for Research, College of Built Environments
Joanna Glickler Assistant Vice President, Corporate & Foundation Relations
Cheryl L. Greengrove Associate Vice Chancellor for Research, UW Tacoma
Lisa A. Isozaki Director and Research Administrator, Office of Research, UW Tacoma
Sara T. Kover Associate Professor, Speech and Hearing Sciences; Chair, Faculty Council for Research
Rona L. Levy Professor and Associate Dean for Research, School of Social Work
Rayne R. Lim Postdoctoral Representative, School of Medicine, Ophthalmology: Chao Lab
Lisa E. Manhart Professor and Associate Dean for Research, School of Public Health
Lisa McDonald Policy Development Analyst, Office of Planning & Budgeting
Daniel Pollack Professor and Divisional Dean, Natural Sciences, College of Arts & Sciences
Tueng T. Shen Professor and Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education, Medical Technology Innovation, School of Medicine
John T. Slattery Vice Dean, Research and Graduate Education, School of Medicine
Emma S. Spiro Associate Professor and Interim Associate Dean for Research, Information School
Andy Stergachis Professor of Pharmacy & Global Health, Associate Dean, School of Pharmacy
Allison R. Webel Professor and Associate Dean for Research, School of Nursing
Kevin L. Williams Executive Director of the Applied Physics Laboratory
Jihui Yang Vice Dean, College of Engineering