The LSI Executive Committee is a group of U-M faculty and administrators who guide LSI planning and strategy, as defined in the Bylaws of the Board of Regents, Sec 13.15. In addition, other members of the scientific leadership on campus are invited to participate with the Executive Committee to advise and support the LSI. 

Members

  • Huda Akil, Ph.D., Gardner C. Quarton Distinguished University Professor of Neurosciences; Co-Director, Gardner C. Quarton Collegiate Professor of Neurosciences and Research Professor, Molecular & Behavioral Neurosciences Institute; Professor of Psychiatry, Medical School (term expires June 2020) 
  • Roger D. Cone, Ph.D., Mary Sue Coleman Director of the Life Sciences Institute; Asa Gray Collegiate Professor of the Life Sciences; Vice Provost and Director of the Biosciences Initiative; Professor of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, Medical School; Professor of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (ex officio)
  • Laurie McCauley, D.D.S, Ph.D., Dean and William K. and Mary Anne Najjar Professor, School of Dentistry (term expires June 2021) 
  • Martin Philbert, Ph.D., Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs; Professor of Toxicology, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health (ex officio)
  • Lori Ploutz-Snyder, PH.D., Dean and Professor, School of Kinesiology (term expires June 2021) 
  • Marschall Runge, M.D., Ph.D., Executive Vice President for Medical Affairs, University of Michigan Health Systems; Dean and Professor of Internal Medicine, Medical School (ex officio)
  • Mark Schlissel, M.D., Ph.D., President of the University; Professor of Microbiology and Immunology and Professor of Internal Medicine, Medical School; Professor of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (ex officio)
  • Janet Smith, Ph.D., Margaret J. Hunter Collegiate Professor in the Life Sciences; Associate Director and Research Professor, Life Sciences Institute; Professor of Biological Chemistry, Medical School; Professor of Biophysics, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (ex officio)
  • Max Wicha, M.D., Madeline and Sidney Forbes Professor of Oncology, Director of the Forbes Institute for Cancer Discovery and Professor of Internal Medicine, Medical School (term expires June 2020)