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, minutes, and committee reports 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)
Ted Dumas, Parliamentarian ('22)
Ellen Serafini, Secretary ('22)


COMMITTEES

SENIOR LEADERSHIP COMMITTEE (3-Year Term)

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

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

Amal Amireh (English) ('21)
Xiaoquan Zhao (Communication) ('21)
Jim Blevins (English) (Faculty Vice-Chair) ('22)
Lisa Eckenwiler (Philosophy) ('22)
Matthew Peterson (Psychology) ('22)
Eric Eisner (English) ('23)
David Weisburd (Criminology, Law and Society) ('23)

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

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

CURRICULUM COMMITTEE (2-Year Term)

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)
Kelly Dunne (School of Integrative Studies) ('22)
Robin Hanson (Economics) ('22)
Manjusha Nair (Sociology and Anthropology) ('22)
Garry Sparks (Religious Studies) ('22)
Lisa Breglia, Senior Associate Dean & Chair

GOVERNANCE AND NOMINATIONS COMMITTEE (2-Year Term)

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

PROMOTION AND TENURE COMMITTEE (3-Year Term)

Amal Amireh (English) ('21)
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)
Devon Johnson (Criminology, Law and Society) ('23)
Seth Kaplan (Psychology) ('23)
Kevin Wright (Communication) ('23)


FACULTY GRIEVANCE COMMITTEE (2-Year Term)

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

STUDENT POLICIES AND APPEALS COMMITTEE (2-Year Term)

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

UNIVERSITY FACULTY SENATE REPRESENTATIVES (3-Year Term)

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)
Melissa Broeckelman-Post (Communication) ('23)
Tim Gibson (Communication) ('23)
Esperanza Roman-Mendoza (Modern and Classical Languages) ('23)
Jessica Scarlata (English) ('23)
Zachary Schrag (History and Art History) ('23)
Thomas Wood (School of Integrative Studies) ('23)


GRADUATE COUNCIL REPRESENTATIVES

Shannon Davis (Sociology and Anthropology) ('23)
Marguerite Rippy, Associate Dean for Graduate Academic Affairs

UNDERGRADUATE COUNCIL REPRESENTATIVES

Lisa Breglia, Sr. Associate Dean for Undergraduate Academic Affairs
Anne Nicotera (Communication) ('22)