• Appointments and Promotions

    The Committee on Appointments and Promotions examines all applications for appointment, promotion, and tenure on which the Academic Senate must pass and makes recommendations for their disposition.

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  • Graduate Board

    The Graduate Board exercises general supervision over all matters delegated to it by the Academic Senate relating to graduate study; for example, standards of admission, requirements for degrees, and programs of study, and to report to the Senate recommendations on matters relating to graduate policy.

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  • The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee/Animal Welfare Committee

    The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee/Animal Welfare Committee decides whether requirements of the federal regulations assuring the welfare of animals are met.

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    Institutional Review Board/Committee for the Protection of Human Subjects

    The Institutional Review Board serves as the University's Committee for the Protection of Human Subjects, and is responsible for ensuring all research using human subjects conducted at Catholic University or by Catholic University faculty/staff, and/or students at any location, including research conducted as part of classroom exercises or course requirements, complies with federal/state regulations.

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    The University has limited funds available to support faculty research projects. These funds are allocated to applicants by the University Grant-in-Aid Committee, which has delegated to the Vice Provost for Global Strategies authority to grant applications for less than $2,000. Applications are accepted throughout the school year.

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