The Fund Development and Partnerships Task Force identifies, cultivates, and secures new funding sponsors for short-term and long-term research areas.
- Generate new research topics, with the aid of current and potential sponsors as well as the Research Strategy Task Force
- Create material regarding benefits of conducting research through the COE TTHP
- Identify potential new sponsors and contact person; generate outreach material, contact plan, and potential research strategy
- Identify outreach avenues and conferences; coordinate logistics and outreach materials with the Outreach and Communications Task Force
Jeff Tyrcha, OU (Chair)
Lindy Ritz, OU (Co-Chair)
April Millaway, OU (Task Force Liaison)
Beth Bjerke, UND
James Birdsong, Auburn
Scott Tarry, UNO
Captain Scott Shankland, American Airlines
Walt Cochran, Leidos
If you are interested in providing funding as a project sponsor for a new research project, please contact Jeff Tyrcha at jtyrcha[at]ou[dot]edu.