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 General Senate Committees and Councils
Appointments and Openings Remaining for 2014-2015

 

Undergraduate Advising (6)
Administrative Contact:  Jody Waters, Associate Provost
Ex officio: Director of University Studies (or designee), Academic Support Program advising staff member

One Year Term                       
Fedorek, Brian - CCJ
Siders, Mark - BUS

Two Year Terms
Bithell, David - ART
Voisin, Carol - USEM                   

Three Year Terms                  Lane, Donna - BUS
Bostwick, Francie - MATH

Academic Policies (6)
Administrative Contact:  Jody Waters, Associate Provost
Ex officio: Registrar, Associate Provost and Dean of Graduate Studies, Director of Academic Advising

One Year Term
Page, Kathleen - BIO
Knudsen, Kurt - BUS

Two Year Terms
Cedarface, Mary Jane - LIB
Levine, Eric - THEA 

 

Three Year Terms
McBee, Joan - BUS
Fields, Echo - SSPC

Academic Standards (12)
Administrative Contact:  Jody Waters, Associate Provost
Ex officio: Director of Advising and Support; Previously Registrar, Vice President of Student Affairs (not listed in By-Laws)

One Year Term
Feist, Curtis - MTH
Faller-Mitchell, Susan - EDU
Farris, Deborah - USEM
Rousell, Michael - EDU

Two Year Terms
Brown, Deborah - USEM
Shrewsbury, Larry - MTH
Perrow, Margaret - LLP
Adams, Sara - BUS

Three Year Terms
Photinos, Panos - CPM
Levin, Eric - THEA
Weldon, Charles - ES
Sjogren, Peg - ART

Assessment (7—one from each School and University Seminar)
Administrative Contact:  Jody Waters, Associate Provost
Ex officio: Associate Provost, Assistant VP for Enrollment Services and Director of Admissions, Director of the Center for Teaching, Learning and Assessment (CTLA), Director of University Studies, Academic Support Program advising staff member, Information Technology (IT) representative, student representative

One Year Term
Ormes, Dorothy - LIB
Krause, Mark - PSY (sabb Ay14/15)
Taylor, John - PSY (sabb replacement)

Two Year Terms
Hatton, Jim - MTH
Stillwell, Craig - USEM
Wilder, Erin - EDU

Three Year Terms
Ordonez, Rene - BUS
Boudreau, Tiki - PSY

Community-Based Learning (6)
Administrative Contact:  Dee Perez, Director
Ex officio: Provost, Director of Community-Based Learning, VP of Student Affairs, Director of the Center for Teaching, Learning and Assessment (CTLA)

One Year Term 
Ferguson, Carol - Biology
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Two Year Terms
May, Rich - Bio
Templeton Tracy - Art

Three Year Terms
Pittman, Katie - Business
Kim, Younghee - Ed

Curriculum (6—teaching faculty only)
Administrative Contact:  Jody Waters, Associate Provost
Ex officio: Registrar, Associate Provost, Director of Graduate Studies

One Year Term 
Oline, David - BIO
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Two Year Terms
McCandless, David - THEA
Faller-Mitchell, Susan - EDU

Three Year Terms
Miller-Francisco, Emily - LIB
Smith, Vincent - SSPC

Faculty Development (6—teaching faculty only)
Administrative Contact:  Jody Waters, Associate Provost
Ex officio: Associate Provost, Director of the Center for Teaching, Learning and Assessment (CTLA)

One Year Term
Conner, Anne - LLP
Rousell, Michael - EDU (sabb S15)
Leppmann, Erika - ART (sb replace)

Two Year Terms
Quainoo, George - CPME
Farnsworth, Megan - EDU

Three Year Terms
Apodaca, Jackie - THEA
Farris, Deborah - USEM

Financial Aids and Awards (12)
Administrative Contact: Peggy Mezger, Director of Financial Aid
Ex officio:  Director of Financial Aid

One Year Term
Ormes, Dotty - LIB
Sollinger, John - USEM
Picknell, Jane - USEM
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Two Year Terms
Roden, John - BIO
Ruggerio, Alena - COMM
Carter, David - CCJ
Farnsworth, Megan - EDU

Three Year Terms
Gagneja, Kenwal - CSC
Piekielek, Jessica - ANTH
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Graduate Studies (6—teaching faculty only)
Administrative Contact: Jody Waters, Associate Provost
Ex officio:  College and School Deans, Dean of Graduate Studies, Coordinators of Graduate Degree Programs

One Year Term
Phillips, Jim - ANTH
Pierson, Fraser - PSY

Two Year Terms
Tumbaga, Ariel - LLP
Jablonski, Dennis - EDU

Three Year Terms
Siders, Mark - BUS
Pittman, Garth - COMM

Honors Council
This council does not use the yearly rotations indicative of other faculty committees. For current membership, please refer to Honors website at http://www.sou.edu/honors/council.html.

Intercollegiate Athletics (6)
Administrative Contact:  Matt Sayre, Athletic Director
Ex officio: Athletic Director, faculty athletic representatives

One Year Term    
Kempner, Ken - Education
Harrison, Bob - History/PolSci

Two Year Terms
Wilson, Dan - Computer Sci.
Sabo, Dusty - Math

Three Year Terms
Photinos, Panos - Physics
Slattery, Dennis - Business

International Affairs Council (6)
Administrative Contact: 
Ex officio:  Office of International Programs Senior Program Advisor, designee from Student Affairs, designee from Enrollment Services

One Year Term 
Walcher, Dustin - History/PS
Golding, Marianne - LLP

Two Year Terms
Morris, Daniel - LLP
Leppman, Erika - ART

Three Year Terms
Versluis, Diana - USEM
Kurutz, Laurie - THEA

Library (6)
Administrative Contact: Jeffrey Gayton, University Librarian
Ex officio: Library Dean

One Year Term 
Kirms, Lynn - CPME
Mohammad, Kasey - LLP

Two Year Terms
Kim, Daniel - MTH
Kurutz, Laurie - THEA

Three Year Terms
Cain, Susan - BUS
Harvey, Dan - CSC

Student Affairs (5)
Administrative Contact: Vice President for Student Affairs
Ex officio: Vice President for Student Affairs, Dean of Students

This committee is currently inactive.

Teacher Education (not capped)
Administrative Contact: Geoff Mills, Dean of the School of Education
Ex officio: Dean of School of Education, Chair of Department of Education
(This committee does not use the yearly rotations indicative of these other committees and assignments are handled by the School of Education.)

Adams, Roni - EDU
Photinos, Panos - Physics
Greene, William - EDU
Hadella, Charlotte - LLP

Jablonski, Dennis - EDU
Janes, Stewart - BIO
Jones, Laura - HPE
Lau-Smith, Jo-Anne - EDU

Huftill, Angela - ECP
Levin, Eric - Theatre Arts
Rex, Scott - Foreign Lang
Thorpe, Steven - EDU
Wallace, Cynthia - LLP

University Studies (7—one from each School and Univ Seminar)
Administrative Contact:  Jody Waters, Associate Provost
Ex officio: Associate Provost, Faculty Director of University Studies, Director of Admissions, Director of  the Center for Teaching, Learning and Assessment (CTLA), Academic Support Program advising staff member, Information Technology (IT) representative, student representative

One Year Term  
Mraz, Doyne - USEM
Welden, Charles - BIO
Vidmar, Dale - LIB

Two Year Terms
Chenjeri, Prakash - LLP
Stonelake, Brian - MTH - Chair

Three Year Terms
Jones, Laura - DEHL
Fedorek, Brian - CCJ

Update: 03/15/2015