The committee’s charge is to discuss the relative merits of the pre-proposals and identify the very best proposal(s) for submission to the funding agency or foundation on behalf of Northeastern University, and make a recommendation to the SVPR who has the final authority for selecting a nominee(s).


  • Associate deans for research, or their designees
  • One center director or designee

When reviews require additional research expertise not reflected by the composition of the limited submission committee’s membership, the SVPR may select 1-3 ad hoc expert reviewers with no conflict of interest to serve as special members.