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Committee Governance

Responsibility

The Executive Committee undertakes the university leadership role and responsibility; and decides on and approves recommendations for Tufts research and scholarship priorities coming out of the planning.

Members

  • Tony Monaco (President)
  • David Harris (Provost & SVP)
  • Patricia Campbell (Exec. VP)
  • Kevin Dunn (Vice Provost)
  • Simin Meydani (Vice Provost for Research)

Responsibility

The Steering Committee works throughout the planning process to provide ideas, insight, and connections to Schools and Centers.

Members

  • Sawkat Anwer (Cummings)
  • Joe Auner (A&S)
  • Sarah Booth (HNRCA); Alternate: Allen Taylor (HNRCA)
  • Ippolita Cantuti-Castelvreti (University Advancement)
  • Diana Chigas (Central)
  • Bob Cook (A&S)
  • Sarah Dykstra (PDA)
  • Zhang Fang (TIE)
  • Dan Jay (Sackler)
  • E David Kahle (TTS)
  • Peter Levine (Tisch)
  • Tom McGurty (Finance)
  • Gilbert Metcalf (A&S)
  • Simin Meydani (OVPR)
  • Elena Naumova (Friedman); Alternate: Ed Saltzman (Friedman)
  • Fio Omenetto (Engineering)
  • Jim Rollins (Fletcher)
  • Caroline Genco (Medical)
  • Christine Sanni (University Relations)
  • Lois Stanley (Operations)
  • Dawn Terkla (Institutional Research)
  • Samantha Toohey (iGEM)
  • Carroll Ann Trotman (Dental)

Responsibility

The Project Team designs and manages all phases of the planning effort

Members

  • Kara Charmanski (OVPR, Business Operations)
  • Jimmy Crott (HNRCA)
  • Chris Drew (Planning Consultant)
  • Amy Gantt (OVPR, ORD)
  • Helena Han (OVPR, Business Operations)
  • Kirby Johnson (OVPR, Research Integrity)
  • Simin Meydani (OVPR, VPR)
  • Thuy Nguyen (OVPR, Strategic Initiatives)
  • Augusta Rohrbach (OVPR, Strategic Initiatives)
  • Ad-hoc:
    • Dan Jay (Post-doc Officer)
    • Larry Steranka (OVPR, OTTIC)
    • Zoya Davis-Hamilton (OVPR, Pre & Post Award RA)
    • Sarah Marina (OVPR, ORD)
    • Scott Perkins (OVPR, DLAM)

We will form working groups to address major topics and questions identified in the first round of information gathering.