URCThe UAMS Research Committee (URC) was established as an advisory group to the Vice Chancellor of Research. The URC is composed of 2 members from each of the colleges (i.e. College of Medicine, College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, College of Public Health, and College of Health Professions) as well as research support Ex officio members.

The current URC college representatives are:

  • Position 1 – (VCR) Larry Cornett
  • Position 2 – (COM) Phil Mayeux
  • Position 3 – (COM/CoPH) Paula Roberson
  • Position 4 – (CON) Jean McSweeney (Chairperson)
  • Position 5 – (CON) – open
  • Position 6 – (COP) Carrie McAdam-Marx
  • Position 7 – (COP) Marjan Boerma
  • Position 8 – (CoPH) Jay Gandy
  • Position 9 – (CHP) Reza Hakkak
  • Position 10 – (Academic Senate) Stephen Post
  • Position 11 – (Dean of Graduate School) Bobby McGehee
  • Administrator – Jimie Jarry
  • Ex officio – (Research Liaison) Linda Williams