Facilities Planning and Space Allocation Policy

The Select Committee on Facilities Planning and Space Allocation reviews the policy of the Jacobs School as it relates to facilities planning.

The committee determines the available research space in the school and the projected time to full occupancy.

The committee critiques the policy for assigning space and, if appropriate, recommends changes.

The committee determines the plans for developing new research space within the next five years. It assesses the match between projected needs and projected space.

The committee suggests additional space that might be available and provides an assessment of advantages or disadvantages.


The committee will review and revised the Space Allocation Policy of the Jacobs School as appropriate.

The committee is also charged with confirming that the school's space allocation policy conforms to LCME standards.


Chair Until 2019

  • Suzanne G. Laychock, PhD, senior associate dean for faculty affairs and facilities
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology

2016-2019 Term

Ex-Officio Member

The administrative officer in charge of budget and financial operations of the medical school and the senior associate dean for research and graduate studies are ex-officio members of this committee.