TIPS Council 2018

TIPs Council, Cycle 2018

  • John Geer, vice provost of academic and strategic affairs, Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Professor of Political Science, College of Arts and Science; co-chair;
  • Padma Raghavan, vice provost for research, professor of computer science and computer engineering, School of Engineering; co-chair;
  • Jennifer Pietenpol, executive vice president for research, VUMC, director, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, Benjamin F. Byrd Jr. Chair in Oncology, professor, biochemistry and otolaryngology, School of Medicine; co-chair;
  • Doug Adams, Daniel F. Flowers Chair, distinguished professor, civil and environmental engineering, School of Engineering;
  • Camilla Benbow, Patricia and Rhodes Hart Dean of Education and Human Development, Office of the Dean, Peabody College;
  • William Collins, Terence E. Adderley Jr. Professor of Economics, College of Arts and Science;
  • Robin Fountain, director, Vanderbilt University Orchestra, professor of conducting, Blair School of Music;
  • Susan Guttentag, Julia Carell Stadler Chair in Pediatrics, School of Medicine;
  • Kelly Haws, professor of marketing, Owen Graduate School of Management;
  • Nancy King, Lee S. and Charles A. Speir Chair in Law, Law School;
  • Dana Nelson, chair, Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Professor of English, College of Arts and Science;
  • Bunmi Olatunji, professor of psychology, College of Arts and Science;
  • Eric Skaar, Ernest W. Goodpasture Chair of Pathology, vice chair for basic research, director, pathology, microbiology, and immunology, School of Medicine;
  • David Sweatt, chair, Allan D. Bass Chair in Pharmacology, School of Medicine; and
  • Susan Wente, provost, vice chancellor for academic affairs, professor, cell and developmental biology, School of Medicine.
  • Jeffrey Balser, president and CEO, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, dean, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, ex officio.

TIPs Review Panels, Cycle 2018

TIPs Review Panel 1

  • Co-Chair Chris Slobogin, Milton R. Underwood Chair in Law
  • Co-Chair Betsey Weiner, Centennial Independence Foundation Professor of Nursing
  • Ted Fischer, Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair in Anthropology
  • Lenn Goodman, Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities
  • Kelly Holley-Bockelmann, Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy
  • Amy Needham, Professor of Psychology and Human Development
  • Kim Rathmell, Cornelius Abernathy Craig Chair in Medicine
  • Florence Sanchez, Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Rachel Teukolsky, Associate Professor of English
  • Duane Watson, Associate Professor of Psychology and Human Development
  • Richard Willis, Anne Marie and Thomas B. Walker, Jr. Professor of Accounting
  • Roy Zent, Thomas F. Frist Sr. Chair in Medicine

TIPs Review Panel 2

  • Co-Chair Sarah Brown-Schmidt, Associate Professor in Psychology and Human Development
  • Co-Chair Kane Jennings, Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
  • Brett Benson, Associate Professor of Political Science
  • David Calkins, Denis M. O’Day, M.B.B.S., Chair in Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
  • Lynn Enterline, Nancy Perot Chair in English
  • David Ikard, Professor of African American and Diaspora Studies
  • Angela Jefferson, Professor of Neurology
  • Holly McCammon, Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair in Sociology
  • Jesse Peterson, Associate Professor of Mathematics
  • Mariann Piano, Nancy and Hilliard Travis Chair in Nursing
  • Joerg Rieger, Cal Turner Chancellor’s Chair in Wesleyan Studies
  • Chris Serkin, Professor of Law

TIPs Review Panel 3

  • Co-Chair Velma Murry, Betts Chair of Education and Human Development
  • Co-Chair Chuck Sanders, Aileen M. Lange and Annie Mary Lyle Chair in Cardiovascular Research
  • Jimmy Byrd, Associate Professor of American Religious History
  • Joy Calico, Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair in Musicology
  • Maureen Gannon, Professor of Medicine
  • Joel Harrington, Centennial Chair of History
  • Cindy Kam, William R. Kenan, Jr. Chair in Political Science
  • Shaul Kelner, Associate Professor ofSociology and Jewish Studies
  • Andrea Page-McCaw, Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
  • Steve Posavac, E. Bronson Ingram Professor of Marketing
  • Rena Robinson, Associate Professor of Chemistry
  • Jamey Young, Associate Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering