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Niagara University Research Council: Research Council Members

Composition of the Research Council

The Niagara University Research Council was established in 1969 to encourage, facilitate, and disseminate faculty research at Niagara University. This is accomplished primarily through the funding of faculty research projects.  The Research Council consists of seven members appointed by the Provost and Chief Academic Officer, who selects one member from each of the five general faculties of Arts, Business, Education, Science and Social Science. Sixth and seventh non-voting members are appointed to serve as Co-secretaries of the Research Council.  

Current Members

Dr. Michael Barg, Sciences

Dr. Ian Burt, Business/CHTM

Dr. Leticia Hahn, Education

Dr. Talia Harmon, Social Sciences

Dr. William Martin, Humanities

Valerie Nolan, Co-Secretary

David Schoen, Co Secretary

 

Research Council Members

2015-16

Dr. Alex Bertland, Humanities

Dr. Ian Burt, Business/CHTM

Dr. Leticia Hahn, Education

Dr. Robyn Goacher, Sciences (Chair)

Dr. Jamie Pimlott, Social Sciences

Valerie Nolan, Co-Secetary

David Schoen, Co Secretary

2014-15

Dr. Alex Bertland, Humanities

Dr. Robin Erwin, Education (Chair)

Dr. Robyn Goacher, Sciences

Dr. Anna McNab, Business

Dr. Jamie Pimlott, Social  Sciences

Jill Shuey, Co-Secretary

David Schoen, Co-secretary

2013-14

Dr. Mark Barner, Social Sciences

Dr. William Edwards, Sciences

Professor Terri Filips Vaughan, Humanities (Chair)

Dr. Robin Erwin, Education

Dr. Anna McNab, Business/CHTM

Adrienne Stanfill, Co-Secretary

David Schoen, Co-Secretary

2012-13

Dr. Mark Barner, Social Sciences

Dr. William Edwards, Sciences

Professor Terri Filips Vaughan, Humanities

Dr. Jinyan Huang, Education (Chair)

Dr. Hoontaek Seo, Business

Adrienne Leibowitz, Co-Secretary

David Schoen, Co-Secretary

2011-12

Dr. Diana Falco, Social Sciences (Chair)

Dr. Thomas Chambers, Humanities

Dr. Ronny Priefer, Sciences

Dr. Jinyan Huang, Education

Dr. Hoontaek Seo Business

Adrienne Leibowitz, Co-Secretary

David Schoen, Co-Secretary

2010-11

Dr. Diana Falco, Social Sciences

Dr. Thomas Chambers, Humanities

Dr. Peter Butera, Natural Sciences (Chair)

Dr. Susan Sze, Education

Dr. William Peek, Business

Adrienne Leibowitz, Co-Secretary

David Schoen, Co-Secretary

2009-2010

Dr. Talia Harmon, Social Sciences

Dr. Robert Kane, Humanities (Chair)

Dr. Peter Butera, Natural Sciences

Dr. Susan Sze, Education

Dr. William Peek, Business

Adrienne Leibowitz, Co-Secretary

David Schoen, Co-Secretary

2008-2009

Dr. Talia Harmon, Social Sciences

Dr. Robert Kane, Humanities

Dr. Walter Steiner, Natural Sciences (Chair)

Dr. Raphael Heaggans, Education

Dr. Abdiweli Ali, Business

Adrienne Leibowitz, Co-Secretary

David Schoen, Co-Secretary

2007-2008

Dr. Craig Rivera, Social Sciences

Dr. Daniel Pinti, Humanities (Chair)

Dr. Walter Steiner, Natural Sciences

Dr. Raphael Heaggans, Education

Dr. Abdiweli Ali, Business

Adrienne Leibowitz, Co-Secretary

David Schoen, Co-Secretary

2006-2007

Dr. Craig Rivera, Social Sciences

Dr. Daniel Pinti, Humanities (Chair)

Dr. Mark Gallo, Natural Sciences

Dr. Sylvia Valentin, Education

Dr. Tenpao Lee, Business

Adrienne Leibowitz, Co-Secretary

David Schoen, Co-Secretary

2005-2006

Dr. Victoria Carty, Social Sciences

Dr. Phillip Collington, Humanities (Chair)

Dr. Mark Gallo, Natural Sciences

Dr. Sylvia Valentin, Education

Dr. Tenpao Lee, Business

David Schoen, Co-Secretary

Adrienne Leibowitz, Co-Secretary

2004-2005

Dr. Victoria Carty, Social Sciences

Dr. Phillip Collington, Humanities

Dr. Robert Greene, Natural Sciences

Dr. Karen Dutt-Doner, Education (Chair)

Dr. Daniel Tompkins, Business

David Schoen, Secretary

2003-2004

Dr. Zdenka Gredel-Manuele, Humanities (Chair)

Dr. Robert Greene, Natural Sciences

Dr. Karen Dutt-Doner, Education

Dr. Carolyn Morell, Social Sciences

Dr. Daniel Tompkins, Business

David Schoen, Secretary

2002-2003

Dr. Zdenka Gredel-Manuele, Humanities

Dr. Laurence Boxer, Natural Sciences (Chair)

Dr. Chandra Foote, Education

Dr. Carolyn Morell, Social Sciences

Dr. Peggy Choong, Business

David Schoen, Secretary

2001-2002

Dr. Gerald Carpenter, Humanities

Dr. Laurence Boxer, Natural Sciences

Dr. Jacqueline McFarland, Education

Dr. Donna Thompson (Chair), Social Sciences

Dr. Peggy Choong, Business

David Schoen, Secretary

2000-2001

Dr. Gerald Carpenter, Humanities

Dr. William Cliff (Chair), Natural Sciences

Dr. Jacqueline McFarland, Education

Dr. Connie Shields, Nursing

Dr. Donna Thompson, Social Sciences

Dr. Stanton Warren, Business

David Schoen, Secretary

Contact Information

David Schoen
Contact:
Phone:716-286-8002
Fax: 716-286-8030
Email: schoen@niagara.edu