Research Advisory Council


The Research Advisory Council is headed by Interim Vice President for Research Douglas Delahanty, Ph. D. The council consists of the deans of all colleges or their designees. They meet monthly to advise Dr. Delahanty regarding programming for RASP and to ensure open transparency and communication from RASP to faculty.



  • Headshot of Douglas Delahanty

    Douglas Delahanty
    Interim Vice President for Research and Sponsored Programs
  • Mary Anthony

    Mary Anthony
    College of Nursing
  • Dana Lawless-Andric

    Dana Lawless-Andric
    University Outreach and Engagement
  • blackwood

    Chris Blackwood
    Environmental Science and Design Research Initiative (ESDRI)
  • Mandy Munro-Stasiuk, Ph.D., will serve as interim dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Kent State University.

    Mandy Munro-Stasiuk
    College of Arts and Sciences
  • Kenneth

    Kenneth Burhanna
    University Libraries
  • Campbell

    J.R. Campbell
    Design Innovation Initiative
  • sikora

    Diane Davis-Sikora
    College of Architecture and Environmental Design
  • Cathy

    Cathy Dubois
    College of Business
  • Tameka Ellington

    Tameka Ellington
    College of the Arts
  • Jeffrey

    Jeffrey Hallam
    Healthy Communities Research Initiative (HCRI)
  • Joycelyn Harrison’s Profile Pic

    Joycelyn Harrison
    College of Aeronautics and Engineering
  • Torsten Hegmann, FRSC

    Torsten Hegmann
    Advanced Materials and Liquid Crystal Institute (AMLCI)
  • Jill

    Jill Kawalec
    College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Photo of Michael Kavulic

    Michael Kavulic
    Research and Sponsored Programs
  • Michael N. Lehman, Ph.D., director of Kent State University's Brain Health Research Institute

    Michael Lehman
    Brain Health Research Institute (BHRI)
  • Mark

    Mark Lewis
    University Research Council
  • Miriam

    Miriam Matteson
    College of Communication and Information
  • Morris

    Bradley Morris
    College of Education, Health and Human Services (EHHS)
  • Photo of David Dees

    David Dees
    System Integration, Regional Campuses
  • Alison

    Alison Smith
    Honors College
  • Terry Robinson

    Terry Robinson
    Corporate Relations
  • Benja

    Benjamin Tipton
    Foundation Relations