updated August 24, 2021

ACADEMIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
Membership:

  • 3 faculty members, 1 elected from each division, by each division, for three-year staggered terms: Fischer (22), Gyurovski (23), K. Weese (24)
  • 1 faculty member elected at large and 1 faculty member appointed by the President for 2-year staggered terms: Frusetta (23), Harris (22,a)
  • 1 student elected annually in the spring by faculty members of the committee:
  • Dean of the Faculty, ex officio: McDermott
  • Chair to be elected annually from the ranks of the faculty on the committee:

Admissions and Financial Aid Committee
Membership:

  • Dean of Admissions (Chair): Norris
  • 3 faculty members elected each year, for three-year staggered terms by the faculty: Sipe (22), Hulbert (23), Stephan (24)
  • 1 faculty member appointed annually by the President after the election of the above:
  • Dean of Students, ex officio: Pantele

Assessment Committee
Membership:

  • 3 faculty members, one from each division, elected by the division, for 3-year staggered terms: Carson (22), Varona (23), Thurman (24)
  • Dean of the Faculty, ex officio: McDermott
  • 1 faculty member appointed by the Dean of the Faculty for a 3-year term: 
  • Chair appointed by the Dean of the Faculty for a 3-year term: Carson

Health Sciences Committee
Membership:

  • 4 faculty members, at least two of whom should represent the natural sciences, appointed by the President for four-year staggered terms: Hargadon (22), Thurman (23), Nace (24), Sipe (25)
  • Chair, appointed by the President from among the members: Hargadon

Honors Council
Membership:

  • 3 faculty members, one from each division, appointed by the Dean for 3-year staggered terms: Carson (22), Elser (23), Strayer (24)
  • 2 students drawn from the ranks of honors scholars (one either a junior or senior, and one either a freshman or sophomore), appointed by the Dean of the Faculty on the recommendation of the Director of the Honors Program: Elijah Edwards ’22 and Taylor McGee ‘23
  • Director, appointed by the Dean of the Faculty from the ranks of the Faculty: Frusetta (24)

Human Research Review Committee
Membership:

  • 3 faculty members (tenured or non-tenured), one from each division, appointed for three-year staggered terms by the Dean of the Faculty: Janowski (22,a), Vitale (23,a), Cheyne (24,a)
  • 1 student member appointed for one year by the Dean of Students: 
  • 1 member of the College administration appointed for a three-year term by the President: Andrew King (23)
  • 1 community member not otherwise associated with the College nor an immediate family member of a person associated with the College, appointed for a three-year term by the Dean of the Faculty: 
  • Dean of the Faculty, ex officio: McDermott
  • Chair to be elected annually from within the ranks of the faculty on the committee: Vitale

International Studies Committee
Membership:

  • 3 faculty members, one from each division, elected by the division, for three-year staggered terms: Loeb (22), Gyurovski (23), Severin (24)
  • 1 faculty member elected, at large by the faculty: DeJong (23)
  • 1 faculty member appointed annually by the Dean of the Faculty: Szabo (22)
  • Director of International Studies, ex officio: Widdows
  • Dean of the Faculty, ex officio: McDermott
  • Chair to be elected annually from within the committee:

Core Cultures Committee
Membership:

  • 3 faculty members from among the Western Culture teaching faculty, one from each division, elected by the division for three-year staggered terms: Frusetta (22), Keohane (23), Harris (24)
  • Director, appointed by the Dean of the Faculty from the ranks of the faculty for a three-year term, who serves as the Chair of the committee: Vogel (23)
  • Dean of the Faculty, ex officio: McDermott

Wilson Center Faculty Advisory Committee

Membership:

  •  3 faculty members, one from each division, elected by the division for three-year staggered terms: Barrus (22), Wolyniak (23), Vogel (23)
  • 3 faculty members, one from each division, appointed by the Dean of the Faculty for three-year staggered terms: Hunter (22), Sipe (24)
  • Director of the Wilson Center, ex officio: Pemberton
  • Dean of Students, ex officio: Pantele
  • Chair elected annually from among, and by, faculty committee members

FACULTY AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
Membership:

  • 3 faculty members, one elected from each division, by each division, for three-year staggered terms: Hunter (22), Varholy (23), Jayne (24)
  • 3 faculty members from tenured faculty, one from each division, elected by the faculty as a whole, for 3-year staggered terms: Siegel (22), Hargadon (23), Carroll Jones (24)
  • Dean of the Faculty without vote: McDermott
  • Chair to be elected from among, and by, elected committee members: Varholy

Promotion and Tenure Committee
Membership: (elected from tenured faculty)

  • 3 faculty members, one elected from each division, by each division, for three-year staggered terms: Dempster (22), Utzinger (23), Bloom (24)
  • 3 faculty members, one from each division, elected by the faculty as a whole, for three-year staggered terms: Varona (22), Cheyne (23), Vitale (24)
  • Chair to be elected from among, and by, elected committee members: Utzinger

Committee on Professional Development
Membership:

  • 3 faculty members, one elected from each division, by each division, for three-year staggered terms: Nace (22), Reichart (23), Hulbert (24)
  • 3 faculty members from tenured faculty, one from each division, elected by the faculty for three-year staggered terms: Townsend (22), Johnson (23), Goodman (24)
  • Dean of the Faculty, ex officio: McDermott
  • Chair to be elected annually from within the committee: Nace

Gender Issues Committee
Membership:

  • 3 faculty members (tenured or untenured), one elected from each division, by each division, for three-year staggered terms: Werth (22), Townsend (23), Elser (24)
  • 1 faculty member (tenured or untenured) elected as a whole for a two-year term: Almond (22)
  • 1 faculty member appointed by the Dean of the Faculty for a two-year term: Gleason (23,a)
  • 2 students appointed by the President of the College annually in the spring:
  • College Chaplain, ex officio: Keith Leach
  • Chair to be elected annually from within the ranks of the faculty on the committee:

STUDENT AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
Membership:

  • 3 faculty members, one elected at large each year for three-year staggered terms. At least one member of the committee must be tenured: Vitale (23), Lynch (24)
  • President of the Student Body: Scott Pittman
  • 2 students appointed by the President of the College annually in the spring:
  • Dean of Students, ex officio: Pantele
  • Chair to be elected annually from the ranks of the faculty on the committee:

Athletic Committee
Membership:

  • Athletic Director, ex officio: Eisele
  • Dean of Students, ex officio: Pantele
  • Faculty Athletic Representative to the NCAA, ex officio: Thornton
  • 3 faculty members, one elected at large each year, for three-year terms: Euteneuer (23), Hulbert (24)
  • 1 student appointed by the President of the College each spring:
  • Chair to be elected annually from within the ranks of the faculty on the committee:

Lectures and Programs Committee
Membership:

  • 3 faculty members, serving three-year staggered terms, 1 appointed by the President, 2 elected by the faculty: Steinkraus (22), Irons (23)/ Gleason (22), Perry (24, a)/Davis (22, a)
  • 4 students chosen annually in the spring by the Student Body President:
  • Dean of Students, ex officio: Pantele
  • Chair to be elected annually from the ranks of the faculty on the committee:

BUDGET-AUDIT COMMITTEE
Membership:

  • 4 faculty members, one from each division and one from the faculty at large*, elected by the faculty as a whole for four-year staggered terms: Lowry (22), Hunter (23), Khurana (24)*, Euteneuer (25)
  • Chair to be elected from within the committee:

BENEFITS COMMITTEE
Membership:

  • 3 faculty members, one elected each year by the faculty as a whole for three-year staggered terms:
  • Thornton (22), von Rueden (23)/Thurman (22), Lynch (24)
  • 1 faculty member appointed annually by the President after the election of the above: 

GRIEVANCE COMMITTEE
Membership (elected from tenured faculty):

  • 3 faculty members elected at large, from each division, for three-year staggered terms: Bloom (22), Thornton (22), Fox (22), Vitale (23), Lins (23)/Lowry (22), DeJong (23), Connolly-Brown (24), Deal (24), Keohane (24)
  • Administrative officers are not eligible to serve
  • Chair to be elected from within the committee:

Faculty Representative to the Board of Trustees: Coombs (23)

Faculty Representative to the NCAA: Thornton (23)

Clerk of the Faculty: Wilson (22)

Intercultural Affairs Committee
The Intercultural Affairs Committee functions under the auspices of the Office of the President. Although not a Committee of the Faculty, faculty members are elected annually to its ranks.

Membership:

  • Daniella Widdows, Director of Global Education and Study Abroad, ex officio
  • Lisa Burns, Director for Academic Success, ex officio
  • Nicole Alston, Area Coordinator for Equity, Inclusion, & Programming, ex officio
  • 3 faculty members elected at large for three-year staggered terms: Harris (22), Stephan (23), Martin Santo (24)
  • Chair:

Animal Care and Use Committee

  • Ivo Gyurovski, Psychologist
  • Rachel Goodman, Biologist, Chair
  • Jeff Vogel, Ethesist
  • Mark French, DVM, Ridge Animal Hospital Veterinarian
  • Helen Warriner-Burke, retired CEO of Southside Community Hospitaly, community member