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Midwest Institute for Comparative Stem Cell Biology

The Institute operates under the administrative authority of the Kansas State University Vice Provost for Research. Direction, oversight and guidance are provided within that venue by the vice provost, an executive committee and a liaison committee.

The Executive Committee

Associate Dean for Research, College of Veterinary Medicine

Associate Director of Research, K-State Research and Extension

Head, Department of Anatomy and Physiology

Head, Department of Animal Sciences and Industry

Head, Department of Clinical Sciences

Head, Department of Diagnostic Medicine and Pathobiology

Designee, NISTAC and KSURF

Dr. Duane Davis, Founding Fellow, Department of Animal Sciences

Dr. Deryl Troyer, Founding Fellow, Department of Anatomy and Physiology

Dr. Mark Weiss, Founding Fellow, Department of Anatomy and Physiology

Dr. Kathy Mitchell, Founding Fellow, University of Kansas

Dr. Jeff Katz, Fellow, MBA program, College of Business Administration

Dr. Charles Decedue, Executive Director, Higuchi Biosciences Center, KU Lawrence

Dr. David Albertini, Professor, KUMC

Executive Director as appointed by the Liaison Committee

Administrative executive committee members serve by virtue of their office. Fellows serve three year terms, that may be repeated one time consecutively.

The Liaison Committee

Vice Provost for Research

Dean of the College of Agriculture/Director, Agriculture Experiment Station

Dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Joan Hunt, Vice Chancellor for Research, KUMC

Other deans or representatives of other organizations and institutions may be added as indicated by degree of participation.