Research Opportunities Committee

Dr. Robert Nairn: Chair

Sam K. Vierson Family Foundation Presidential Professor

School of Civil Engineering and Environmental Science

Director, Center for Restoration of Ecosystems and Watersheds

Associate Director, Water Technologies for Emerging Regions Center



Dr. Todd Fuller

Associate Director of Center for Research Program Development and Enrichment



Dr. Ronald Gaddie

Presidential Professor and Chair of Department of Political Science

Associate Director, Center for Intelligence and National Security



Dr. Darren Purcell

Associate Professor of Geography and Environmental Sustainability

Affiliate Faculty, OU Film and Media Studies



Dr. Colin Rhinesmith

Assisstant Professor of Social and Community Informatics

School of Library and Information Studies



Dr. Carol Silva

Director, Center for Risk and Crisis Management

Associate Professor, Political Science

Associate Director, Center for Applied Social Research