Council of Research Associate Deans

The Council of Research Associate Deans provides advice and recommendations to the Vice President for Research (VPR) regarding the strategic direction of the full spectrum of the research enterprise at Colorado State University (CSU).

This activity includes the operational and policy dimensions of the research endeavor at CSU as well as encompassing a critical two-way communication between the Colleges and VPR.

Research Associate Deans College

Warner College of Natural Resources

College of Health and Human Sciences

College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

College of Natural Sciences

College of agricultural sciences

Additional Representatives

Diane Barrett

Office of Sponsored Programs

Mark Brown

The Institute for Learning and Teaching (TILT)

Melissa Edwards

The Institute for Learning and Teaching (TILT)

Ellen Fisher

Assistant VP For Strategic Initiatives

Linda Foster

Executive Assistant

Chad Hoseth

Office for International Programs

Christa Johnson

Associate VP For Research

Dawn Paschal


David Paterson

Assistant VP for Research Translation and Commercialization

Keith Paustian

University Distinguished Professor

Alan Rudolph

Vice President for Research

Ron Sega

Vice President for Energy, Environment and Applied Research

Mary Stromberger

Graduate School / Office of the PRovost