Committees

The organization includes the following committees:

External Advisory Committee
This committee is made up of senior representatives from academia, the biomedical industry, medical community and government labs. It provides strategic comment and guidance to the principal investigator and the steering committee.

Steering Committee
This committee coordinates and guides Delaware INBRE activities within and among the partner institutions. It is chaired by Steven J. Stanhope, Associate Vice President for Research and Delaware INBRE Principal Investigator, and it includes provost-level members from each of the partner institutions.

Management Team
This committee provides coordination for the overall management of the Delaware INBRE program, discussing issues and opportunities of importance to the partner institutions. Leaders of the thematic core areas and key members from each partner institution comprise the group, chaired by Cathy H. Wu, Delaware INBRE Program Director.

Research Committee
Senior faculty members and researchers representing the partner institutions make up this board. Its role is to assess and guide the research programs with the goal of encouraging junior faculty to submit and win individual research grants.

The AAAS Research Competitive Service
Provides periodic review of the progress and impact of the INBRE network across Delaware. The AAAS, which stands for the American Association for the Advancement of Science, assembles an external review panel to conduct a review and submit a written report to INBRE leadership.