Officers and Committees

The faculty are governed by Regulations and Bylaws of the Faculty of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. These bylaws were approved in May, 2020.

The college Faculty Assembly meets at least twice a semester. Agendas and minutes are posted in this section of the college web site.

Below are faculty officers, committee members, and representatives to the Faculty Senate and the Graduate Council for this academic year.

OFFICERS

Esperanza Roman-Mendoza, Chair ('22)
Jim Blevins, Vice-Chair ('22)
Ellen Serafini, Secretary ('22)
Sara Mathis, Parliamentarian ('22)

COMMITTEES

SENIOR LEADERSHIP COMMITTEE (3-Year Term)

Kelly Dunne (School of Integrative Studies)
Esperanza Roman-Mendoza (Modern and Classical Languages) (Faculty Chair) ('23)
Reeshad Dalal (Psychology) ('23)
Alison Landsberg (History and Art History) ('21)
Michael Malouf (English) ('21)
Cynthia Fuchs (English) ('22)
Virgil Storr (Economics) ('22)
(Dean appointment) ('22)

RESOURCES AND LONG-TERM PLANNING COMMITTEE (3-Year Term)

Jim Blevins (English) (Faculty Vice-Chair) ('22)
Eric Eisner (English) ('23)
Amal Amireh (English) ('21)
Xiaoquan Zhao (Communication) ('21)
Matthew Peterson (Psychology) ('22)
Lisa Eckenwiler (Philosophy) ('22)
(Dean appointment) ('22)

INTELLECTUAL LIFE OF THE COLLEGE COMMITTEE (3-Year Term)

Jane Flinn (Psychology) ('23)
Sun-Young Park (History and Art History) ('23)
Sam Lebovic (History and Art History) ('21)
Sojung Kim (Communication) ('22)
Kristin Samuelian (English) ('22)

CURRICULUM COMMITTEE (2-Year Term)

Lisa Breglia, Senior Associate Dean & Chair
Robin Hanson (Economics) ('22)
Kelly Dunne (School of Integrative Studies) ('22)
Garry Sparks (Religious Studies) ('22)
Manjusha Nair (Sociology and Anthropology) ('22)
Doug Eyman (English) ('21)
Meredith Lair (History and Art History) ('21)
Sara Mathis (Communication) ('21)
Hongmei Sun (Modern and Classical Languages) ('21)
Sue-Ming Yang (Criminology, Law and Society) ('21)

GOVERNANCE AND NOMINATIONS COMMITTEE (2-Year Term)

Sara Mathis (Parliamentarian) ('22)
Eric Eisner (English) ('22)
Lisa Gilman (English) ('21)
Jennifer Ritterhouse (History and Art History) ('21)
Christopher Koper (Criminology, Law and Society) ('22)

PROMOTION AND TENURE COMMITTEE (3-Year Term)

Devon Johnson (Criminology, Law and Society) ('23)
Amal Amireh (English) ('21)
Kevin Wright (Communication) ('23)
Seth Kaplan (Psychology) ('23)
Cindy Kierner (History and Art History) ('21)
Ted Kinnaman (Philosophy) ('21)
Johanna Mollerstrom (Economics) ('21)
Paul Smith (Cultural Studies ) ('21)
Antonio Carreno-Rogriguez (Modern and Classical Languages) ('22)
Cher Weixia Chen (School of Integrative Studies) ('22)
Dae Young Kim (Sociology and Anthropology) ('22)
John Turner (Religious Studies) ('22)

FACULTY GRIEVANCE COMMITTEE (2-Year Term)

(Faculty with grievances should first contact the chair.)
Ted Dumas (Psychology) ('22)
Lincoln Mullen (History & Art History) ('22)
Catherine Wright (Communication) ('22)
Jim Bennett (Economics) ('21)
Catherine Gallagher (Criminology, Law and Society) ('21)

STUDENT POLICIES AND APPEALS COMMITTEE (2-Year Term)

Steven Barnes (History and Art History) ('22)
Doris Bitler-Davis (Psychology) ('22)
Catherine Wright (Communication) ('22)
Charlotte Gill (Criminology, Law and Society) ('21)
Robert Pasnak (Psychology) ('21)

UNIVERSITY FACULTY SENATE REPRESENTATIVES (3-Year Term)

Melissa Broeckelman-Post (Communication) ('23)
Tim Gibson (Communication) ('23)
Thomas Wood (School of Integrative Studies) ('23)
Jessica Scarlata (English) ('23)
Esperanza Roman-Mendoza (Modern and Classical Languages) ('23)
Zachary Schrag (History and Art History) ('23)
Jim Bennett (Economics) ('21)
Richard Craig (Communication) ('21)
Robert Pasnak (Psychology) ('21)
Joe Scimecca (Sociology and Anthropology) ('21)
Shannon Davis (Sociology and Anthropology) ('22)
Keith Renshaw (Psychology) ('22)
Susan Trencher (Sociology and Anthropology) ('22)

GRADUATE COUNCIL REPRESENTATIVES

Lisa Breglia, Senior Associate Dean
Shannon Davis (Sociology and Anthropology) ('23)