Departmental Committees | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

List of Committees

Committees in the Department of Pharmacology and Neuroscience encourage communication, enhance the department environment, and promote student development.  For more information about a committee contact the committee chair.

Seminar Committee

The Seminar Committee organizes the Translational Neuroscience and Pharmacology distinguished lectures and student seminar series.

Members:
Dr. Khalid Benamar, Co-Chair
Dr. Josee Guindon, Co-Chair

Dr. Gabriela Ashworth
Dr. Guangchen Ji
Dr. J. Josh Lawrence

 

Public Relations Committee

The Public Relations Committee informs the TTUHSC community about departmental activity and opportunities.

Members:
Dr. Igor Ponomarev, Chair
Dr. Michael Blanton
Dr. Jose-Luis Redondo

 

Facilities and Resources Committee

The Facilities and Resources Committee manages department and CTNT space, maintains a current inventory of accessible equipment, identities institutional resources such as core equipment, and provides information to facilitate the preparation of "Facilities and Other Resources" forms for extramural grant application by Department and CTNT members.

Members:
Dr. J. Josh Lawrence, Chair

Dr. Jose-Luis Redondo
Tiffany Denton

Social Activities and Events Committee

The Social Activities Committee promotes and nurtures a departmental culture of collegiality, friendship and trust.

Members:
Dr. Josee Guindon, Chair
 
Dr. Gabriela Ashworth
Dr. Michael Blanton
Dr. Guangchen Ji

Compliance Committee

The Compliance Committee assures training and compliance with policies related to safety and animal care and use.

Members:
Dr. Khalid Benamar, Chair
Dr. Josee Guindon
Dr. Jose-Luis Redondo

Graduate/Postdoc Council Committee

The Graduate/Postdoc Council Committee enables graduate and post-doctoral students to discuss and present research topics, accomplish training in the areas of research, manuscript writing and review, and grant writing.  Members have the opportunity to participate in specialized training, request guest speakers, and organize activities.

Members:
Dr. Josee Guindon, Chair

Search Committee

The Search Committee is in charge of departmental recruitment efforts.

Members:
Dr. Michael Blanton, Chair
Dr. Khalid Benamar
Dr. Josee Guindon
Dr. George Henderson
Dr. J. Josh Lawrence
Dr. Igor Ponomarev
Ad-hoc Members:
Dr. Gabriela Ashworth
Dr. Guangchen Ji
Dr. Maria Manczak