The list of faculty elected to serve on each committee is followed by a description of additional members as described in Section 9 of the Faculty Handbook.
Academic Affairs Committee (AAC)
Sarah Groeneveld Kenney
Additional voting members: the Dean of the College [sic] or designee, and a student selected by the student government.
Advisory (non-voting) members: the Registrar, the Library Director, a person from the Student Affairs Office (chosen by Student Affairs), a person representing an international program of the College (chosen by the Dean), the Director of Academic Advising, and the Director of the Center for Service, Work, and Learning [sic].
Graduate Academic Affairs Committee (GAAC)
Bibiana Koh (Serving in place of Christina Erickson in Spring 2021)
Eric Van Hecke
Won Yong Kim
Additional voting members: the Dean of the College [sic] or Dean’s Academic Affairs Committee designee, the Associate Dean of Adult Programs [sic], and at large graduate student representing all graduate students.
Advisory (non-voting) members: the Registrar, the Library Director, and the Director of Graduate Recruitment [sic].
Student Standing Committee (SSC)
Sarah Degner Riveros
Chair: Acting Registrar
Additional members: the Director of Admissions [sic], and the Chief Student Success Officer.
University Committee on Academic Planning (UCAP)
Laura Boisen, Grad Programs Representative
Chair: Karen Kaivola, Provost
Administrative members, the first five of which are voting:
Admissions and Enrollment Committee
Non-faculty member: Director of Admissions [sic]
Faculty Development Committee (FDC)
Chair: Jennifer Bankers-Fulbright, Director of Center for Teaching and Learning
Additional members: the Dean of the College [sic] or designee, the Associate Dean [sic], and the designated Internal Evaluator (selected from the Faculty Development Evaluation Committee) [sic].
Assessment Committee (AASC)
Leon Van Eck
Chair: Ben Denkinger, Director of Assessment
Additional members: Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs [sic], Associate Dean for Student Affairs [sic], a member representing the Center for Service, Work and Learning [sic], appointed by the Director of the Center, and a student appointed by the Student Senate.
Committee on Tenure and Promotion (CTP)
Non-voting member: Karen Kaivola, Provost
The Senate Committee on Faculty Personnel Policies (PPC)
Ankita Deka (Serving in place of Christina Erickson in Spring 2021)
(Faculty Senate rep)
Compensation Committee (subcommittee of PPC)
Won Yong Kim
Advisory (non-voting) members: Director of Human Resources or designee, and a designee from the Provost’s office.
Senate Committee on Faculty Equity
Three tenured members of Faculty Senate TBD
Subcommittee on Committees
Mary Lowe (Serving in place of Chris Houltberg in Spring 2021)
Pavel Bělík – Senate Rep
Institutional Review Board (IRB)
Membership is appointed by the Provost, not elected by the Faculty. See the IRB website here.
2020-2021 Academic Affairs Working Subgroup of the COVID Task Force
Kristen Chamberlain (Faculty Senate Representative)
Kelsey Richardson Blackwell
Bridget Robinson-Riegler (Faculty Senate Representative)