Members of the CPI Executive Committee (EC) are selected each year by the CPI Chair and ratified by the full Council. The EC meets for a coordination meeting the first Wednesday of every month from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. and invites research administrative representatives from Texas A&M, HSC, TEES, TTI, and AgriLife Research to attend.
The CPI EC also meets regularly with the Texas A&M President, Provost and Vice President for Research; Distinguished Professor’s Executive Committee; The Texas A&M University System Chancellor; and Congressman Bill Flores and other representatives or administrators upon request.
2018-2019 CPI Officers (officers are standing members of the Executive Committee)
David Threadgill, Chair Department of Veterinary Pathobiology College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences email@example.com 979.862.2569 CPI Membership Term: 2016 – 2019 External Committees: n/a
Darren DePoy, Vice Chair Department of Physics and Astronomy College of Science firstname.lastname@example.org 979.862.2082 CPI Membership Term: 2018 – 2021 (2nd Term) External Committees: Export Control Designated Liaisons Network; TAMU IT Committee
Penny Riggs, Immediate Past Chair Department of Animal Science College of Agriculture and Life Sciences email@example.com 979.862.7015 CPI Membership Term: 2015 – 2019 (2nd Term) External Committees: Maestro Dashboard Researcher Working Group, Chair
2018-2019 Executive Committee (terms extend from September 1st through August 31st)
Vytas A. Bankaitis Department of Molecular and Cellular Medicine Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine and Nursing firstname.lastname@example.org 979.862.3188 CPI Membership Term: 2016-2019 (2nd term) External Committees: Texas A&M Research Compliance Committee
Russell Cross Department of Animal Science College of Agriculture and Life Sciences email@example.com 979.845.1543 CPI Membership Term: 2017-2020 External Committees: n/a
Melissa Grunlan Department of Biomedical Engineering College of Engineering firstname.lastname@example.org 979.845.2406 CPI Membership Term: 2017-2020 External Committees: n/a
Oi-Man Kwok Department of Educational Psychology College of Education and Human Development email@example.com 979.458.1407 CPI Membership Term: 2018 – 2021 External Committees: n/a
Stephen Maren Department of Psychology College of Liberal Arts firstname.lastname@example.org 979.458.7960 CPI Membership Term: 2017-2020 External Committees: Animal Research Advisory Committee; Attending Veterinarian Search Committee
Elizabeth ‘Betsy’ Pierson Department of Horticultural Sciences College of Agriculture and Life Sciences email@example.com 979.845.1543 CPI Membership Term: 2017-2020 External Committees: Council for the Built Environment (CBE)
Brendan Roark Department of Geography College of Geosciences firstname.lastname@example.org 979.862.1775 CPI Membership Term: 2018 – 2021 (2nd Term) External Committees: Mass Spectrometry Core Collabrative