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Part of Minutes of the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees

- 3- the establishment of one-year Research Professorships and that priority be given to the goal of establishing permanent Research Professorships as funds became available. He stated that the purpose of the University Research Professorships is to enhance and encourage scholarly research productivity at the University of Kentucky. It allows a faculty member to concentrate almost solely on research during this period of time. President Wethington said he was pleased to recommend the approval of PR 3A which will designate the Research Professorships for 1999-2000. On motion made by Professor Reedy, seconded by Professor Mather and carried, PR 3A was approved. (See PR 3A at the end of the Minutes.) President Wethington asked Professors Perry, Potter and Weisenburger to stand and be recognized, following which they received a round of applause. G. Appointments/Reappointments to University of Kentucky Business Partnership Foundation (PR 5A) President Wethington stated that PR 5A recommends that approval be given to the appointments of James J. O'Brien and Terry Woodward and the reappointments of Jack C. Smith, Jr. and Martin Welenken as members to the Board of Directors of the University of Kentucky Business Partnership Foundation for four-year terms beginning immediately and extending through the Fall 2002 Board meeting. He reported that these individuals were unanimously elected to the Board of Directors of the University of Kentucky Business Partnership Foundation at their November 18, 1998 meeting. Mrs. Wickliffe moved approval. Her motion, seconded by Mr. Guthrie, passed. (See PR 5A at the end of the Minutes.) H. Reappointment to Advisory Board - Lexington Community College (PR 5B) President Wethington stated that PR 5B recommends that William H. Wilson be reappointed to the Advisory Board of Lexington Community College for a three-year term beginning July 1, 1999 and ending June 30, 2002. Mr. Wilson is a staff member with Kentucky Educational Television and the head of the Prichard Committee on Education. Mr. Brown moved approval. Mr. Chellgren seconded the motion, and it carried. (See PR 5B at the end of the Minutes.) I. College of Medicine Report President Wethington said he was pleased to have Dr. Emery Wilson, Dean of the College of Medicine and Vice Chancellor for Clinical Services, make a report on the College. He briefly reviewed Dr. Wilson's credentials, noting he had been Dean of the College of Medicine for eleven years. He reported that the College of Medicine has become nationally recognized by being named one of the top 20 comprehensive medical schools in the United States for seven consecutive years by US News and World Report. Dean Wilson said that Kentucky has a wonderful medical heritage, and the University of Kentucky College of Medicine is continuing that tradition. The College has 680 full-time and part-time faculty focusing their efforts in 21 departments and 8 multi-disciplinary centers. In

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