Program Governance

The Select Committee on Peer Programs provides overall guidance for the NCURA Peer Review and Peer Advisory programs, including program direction and policy. The Select Committee has responsibility for reviewing credentials of potential peer reviewer-advisors, recommending appointment of reviewer-advisors, developing the NCURA Peer Review Standards, and strategic planning in the context of NCURA priorities. Select Committee members are appointed by the NCURA Board of Directors.



Current Select Committee Members:


  David Mayo, Chair
Director of Sponsored Research
California Institute of Technology 
  Kris Monahan, Vice Chair
Director of Sponsored Research & Programs
Providence College
  Gunta Liders, Past Chair
Associate Vice President for Research Administration
University of Rochester
  Mary Louise Healy
Director of Research Administration
Johns Hopkins University
  Denise Wallen
Research Officer and Senior Fellow, Research Assistant Professor
University of New Mexico
  David Richardson
Associate Vice Chancellor for Research and Director of Sponsored Programs
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  Ara Tahmassian
Chief Research Compliance Officer
Harvard University


NCURA Peer Program engagements are priced as a flat fee, scaled to the sponsored programs total active award dollars in the last fiscal year, regardless of type of Peer Program engagement.