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Voting Members

Franklin Goza - Dean (Committee Chair)
Kerry Katovich - Biology
John Ejnik - Chemistry
Jiazhen Zhou - Computer Science
Margo Kleinfeld - Geography, Geology & Enviornmental Science
Jennifer Thibodeaux - History
Elena Levy-Navarro - Languages & Literatures
Angela Harlan - Mathematics
David Simmons - Philosophy & Religious Studies
Bob Benjamin - Physics
Jolly Emrey - Political Science
Elizabeth Olson - Psychology
Sarah  Hessenauer - Social Work
Loren Wilbers - Sociology, Criminology & Anthropology
Ellie Schemenauer - Women's & Gender Studies

Nonvoting Members:

Fe Evangelista -Associate Dean
Susan Johnson - Assistant Dean
Annie LaValley - Advising Coordinator
Pilar Melero- World Languages
Pilar Melero - Race & Ethnic Culture

Ex-officio:

Mary Pratt- Administrative Council Secretary

Assessment Committee

Ex Officio Continuing Term:

Fe 

Evangelista

Associate Dean (Co-Chair)

2020-2022 Term:

Anneke

Lisberg

Biological Sciences

John 

Ejnik 

Chemistry 

Arnab

Ganguly

Computer Science 

TBD

TBD

Physics

Jeffrey

Olson 

Geography. Geology, Environmental

Science 

Durga

Kutal 

Mathematics

2021-2023 Term:

Kimberly

Nath

History

Alexis

Piper

Languages and Literatures

Michael 

Gueno 

Philosophy and Religious Studies 

Leda

Kanellakou

Sociology, Criminology & Anthropology

Louis 

Fucilla

Political Science

Brandon

Thomas

Psychology 

Katherine 

Drechsler

Social Work 

Ellie 

Schemenauer

Women's & Gender Studies

Lisa

Huempfner

World Languages and Cultures

Rossitza

Ivanova

Race and Ethnic Studies

Award for Excellence in Teaching Selection Committee

2021-2023 Term:

Nengher

Vang

Humanities

Leda

Kanellakou

Social Sciences Representative

2020-2022 Term:

John

Frye

Sciences & Math Representative

 Award for Excellence in Research Selection Committee

2020-2022 Term:

Nicholas

Tippery

Sciences & Math Representative

2021-2023 Term:

Deanna

Guthrie

Social Sciences Representative

Molly

Patterson

Humanities Representative

 Award for Excellence in Service Selection Committee

2020-2022 Term:

Chris

Veldkamp

Sciences & Math Representative

2021-2023 Term:

Heather

Niemeier

Social Sciences Representative

Jodie

Parys

Humanities Representative

Compensation and Workload Committee

2021-2023 Term:

Jessica

Lauer

Assistant Professor, Humanities

Tracy 

Hawkins

Associate Professor, Humanities

Erin

Celello

Professor, Humanities

TBD

 Assistant Professor,  Social Sciences

Jonah 

Ralston

Associate Professor, Social Sciences

2021-2022 Term:

Durga

Kutal 

Assistant Professor, Mathematics & Science

Steven 

Girard

Associate Professor, Mathematics & Science

Christopher

Veldkamp

Professor, Mathematics & Science 

 Constituency Standards Committee

2021-2023 Term:

John 

McGuigan

Languages & Literatures

Jeannine

Rowe

Social Work 

John 

McGuigan 

World Languages and Cultures 

Karl 

Brown 

History 

Chris 

Minor

Philosophy/ Religious Studies

Paul 

Adogamhe

Political Science 

Meg

Waracynski

Psychology

Charles

Zhang

Sociology, Criminology & Anthropology

Jennifer

Anderson

Women's & Gender Studies

2020-2022Term:

Xueqing

Chen

Mathematics

Heather

Pelzel

Biology Sciences

Athula

Gunawardena

Computer Science

Steve

Anderson

Chemistry 

Dale

Splinter

Geography, Geology & Environmental Science

Abdelkrim 

Boukahil

Physics



Curriculum Committee

Continuing Term:

Angela Kopf

Harlan

Mathematics Chairperson, Committee Chair 

Annie

LaValley

Advising Coordinator 

Mary

Pratt

College Curriculum Committee Secretary 

2021-2023 Term:

Ellen

Davis

Biological Sciences 

Zach 

Oster

Computer Sciences (UCC representative) 

Rocio

Duchesne

Geography/Geology/Environmental Science 

Adam 

Raddock 

History 

Louie

Betty 

World Langauges and Culture

Wesley

Hough 

Mathematics

Nathan 

McGoven 

Philosophy & Religious Studies

Martin 

Tchernookov 

Physics

Paul 

Adogamhe

Race & Ethnic Studies

Katelyn

Studener

Dean's Advisory Council, Chemistry 

TBD

Dean's Adviosry Council 

2020-2021 Term: 

Paul 

House

Chemistry 

Ted 

Gimbel 

Political Science 

David 

Havas 

Psychology 

Kristen 

Prock 

Social Work 

Leda 

Kanellakou 

Sociology, Criminology & Anthropology 

Ellie 

Shemenauer

Women's Studies 

Narendra 

Regmi

Economics 


 

 

 

Dean's Advisory Council

2021-2022 Term:

Jenna

Kerkvliet

Biological Sciences

Katelyn 

Studener

Chemistry, Committee Secretary 

Bryce

Erdman 

Computer Science

Eric 

Passler

Geography/Geology/Environmental Science 

Faith 

Long  

History

Michael 

Carlson 

Languages and Literatures, Committe Chair 

Cassidy 

Ochowski 

Languages and Literatures 

Hannah 

Avdic

World Languages and Cultures, Committee Vice-Chair 

Chloe

Van Sistine

Mathematics 

Randy 

Knueppel 

Philosophy & Religious Studies 

Logan 

Mueller

Physics

Kennedy 

Cutts

Political Science 

Annessa 

Fox

Psychology 

Madison 

Hoffman 

Social Work 

Rahenya

Anderson 

Sociology/Criminology & Anthropology 

Stevie 

Hanfler

Women's & Gender Studies 

Inclusive Excellence Committee

2020-2022 Term:

Levas 

Stephen 

Biology 

Christopher

Veldkamp 

Chemistry 

Arnab 

Ganguly 

Computer Science 

Teri 

Alder 

Mathematics 

Steve 

Sahyun 

Physics 

2021-2023 Term:

Jeffrey 

Zimmerman 

Geography, Geology and Environmental Sciences

Nengher 

Vang 

History 

TBD

Languages and Literature 

Derek 

Lam 

Philosophy and Religious Studies, Committee Co-Chair 

Eric 

Loepp  

Political Science 

David 

Havas 

Psychology 

Nengher

Vang 

Race and Ethnic Studies 

Deanna 

Guthrie

Social Work

Alaz 

Killicaslan 

Sociology, Crimininology and Anthropology Committee Co-Chair 

Kristen 

Prock

Women's & Gender Studies 

Lisa 

Huempfner

World Languages and Cultures 

International Education Committee

Continuing Terms:

Jonathan 

Burkham 

Chair/Coordinator of International Studies Program 

Angela Kopf

Harlan 

College Curriculum Committee Representative 

John 

McGuigan 

Faculty Director of the Office of Global Experience (At-Large) 

 

2021-2023 Term:

Nengher

Vang 

History 

Shelia 

Turek 

Languages & Literatures 

Derek 

Lam

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Xia

Lollar 

Political Science 

Shen 

Zhang 

Psychology  

Michael 

Friedson 

Sociology, Criminology & Antropology 

Eunyoung

Jang 

Social Work 

Jessica

Walz 

Women's and Gender Studies 

Rossitza

Ivanova

World Languages and Cultures 

Bert

Kreitlow

History 

Kristi

Law

Social Work

Rossitza

Ivanova

Languages & Literatures 

2020-2022 Term:

Susan 

DeVries

Biological Sciences 

Baocheng

Han 

Chemistry  

Hiajian 

Sun 

Computer Science 

Stephen

Levas 

Geography & Geology

Xueqing 

 

Chen 

Mathematics

Ozgur

 

Yavuzcetin 

Physics  

2021-2022 Term (continuing to 2017):

John 

Frye

At-large Representative 

Shen 

Zhang 

At-large Representative 

Kristen 

Prock 

At-large Representative 

 

 

Planning & Budget Committee

Continuing Term:

Fe

Evangelista

Associate Dean (Chair)

2021-2023 Term:

Jolly 

Emrey

Administrative Council Representative

Jonathan

Ivry

Humanities Representative

Monica

Lineverger

Social Sciences Representative 

2021-2022 Term:

Katelyn

Studener

Dean's Advisory Council Representative, Chemistry  

2020-2022 Term:

Sobitha

Samaranayake

Sciences and Math (Computer Science) 

 

 

 

 

Professional Development Committee

Continuing Term:

Fe

Evangelista

Associate Dean (Chair)

2021-2023 Term:

Jolly 

Emery 

Administrative Council Representative

Dale

Splinter

Constituency Standards Committee 

Dan

Baumgardt

Planning & Budget Committee Representative

2020-2022 Term:

Nicholas

Tippery

Sciences & Math (Biological Sciences) Representative

2021-2023 Term:

Pilar

Melero

Humanities (Languages & Literatures) Representative

Anna

Lindell

Social Sciences Representative

 

 

 

Saunders Award Selection Committee

2021-2022 Term:

Karl 

Brown 

2021 Recipient (History) 

Janine

Tobeck  

Humanities

Jessica

Lauer

Humanities

Molly 

Patterson 

Humanities

 


 

Scholarship Selection Committee

Continuing Term:

Franklin

Goza

Dean (Chair)

2021-2023 Term:

Hala

Ghoneim

Humanities

Deborah

Fratz

Humanities

Jonathan

Burkham

Social Sciences

Jeffrey

Olson

Social Sciences

 

 

 

 L&S University Committee Reps

Collection Development Advisory Committee

2021-2022 Term:

Stephen 

Girard 

Chemistry 

 

Graduate Audit & Review Committee

2021-2023 Term:

Christine

Neddenriep

Psychology

Elena

Levy-Navarro

Languages and Literatures

Katherine 

Drechsler

Social Work 

Graduate Council

School Psychology Rep:

Christine

Neddenriep

School Psychology Representative

L&S Rep:

Sarah

Hessenauer

Social Work

Graduate Exceptions Committee

2019-2022 Term:

Sarah 

Hessenauer 

Social Work 

TBD

TBD

Faculty Representative (must be an associate or professor)


Roseman Award for Excellence in Teaching Selection Committee

2020-2021 Term:

Christopher

Minor

Faculty Representative (must be Associate or Professor)

Eric

Passler

Dean's Advisory Council Representative, GG & ES

 

A.G. McGraw Award for Student Excellence Selection Committee

2021-2022 Term:

Jolly

Emrey

Faculty Representative (must be Associate or Professor)

Faith

Long

Dean's Advisory Council Representative, History

 

 

University Curriculum Committee

Continuing Term:

Angela Kopf

Harlan 

CCC Chairperson, Mathematics Chairperson