Research Advisory Council | Division of Research & Sponsored Programs | Kent State University

Research Advisory Council

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



  • Paul

    Paul E. DiCorleto
    Vice President
    Research & Sponsored Programs
  • Anthony

    Anthony Mary
    Associate Dean for Research
    College of Nursing
  • Benja

    Benjamin Tipton
    Corporate & Foundation Relations
    Institutional Advancement
  • Kelvin

    Berry Kelvin
    Economic Development & Community Relations
    Government & Community Relations
  • blackwood

    Blackwood Chris
    Environmental Science and Design Research Initiative (ESDRI)
  • Blank

    Blank James
    Arts and Sciences
  • Kenneth

    Burhanna Kenneth
    Interim Dean
    University Libraries
  • Campbell

    Campbell J.R.
    Executive Director
    Design Innovation Initiative
  • Doug

    Douglas Delahanty
    Associate Vice President
    Research Faculty Development
    Research & Sponsored Programs
  • Yanhai

    Du Yanhai
    College of Aeronautics & Engineering
  • Cathy

    Dubois Cathy
    Associate Dean
    Graduate and International Programs
    College of Business
  • Jeffrey

    Hallam Jeffrey
    Associate Dean
    College of Public Health
    Healthy Communities Research Initiative (HCRI)
  • paulH

    Haridakis Paul
    Global Understanding Research Initiative(GURI)
  • Jill

    Kawalec Jill
    Associate Professor and Research Director
    College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Mark

    Lewis Mark
    Assistant Chair
    University Research Council/Mathatical Sciences
  • Miriam

    Matteson Miriam
    Associate Professor & Co-Graduate Coordinator
    Journalism & Mass Communication
  • Mintz

    Mintz Eric
    Associate Dean
    College of Arts and Sciences
    Professor, Biology
  • Morris

    Morris Bradley
    Associate Professor
    Lifespan Development and Educational Sciences(LDES)
  • Nathan

    Ritchey Nathan
    Vice President
    System Integration, Regional Campuses
  • Alison

    Smith Alison
    Honors College
  • Tyner

    Tyner James
  • Ruth

    Washington Ruth
    Executive Director
    Faculty Success and Inclusion
    Diversity, Equity & Inclusion