Faculty Senators for 2016-2017

College of Letters, Arts & Social Sciences (CLASS)

SENATOR DEPARTMENT TERM EXPIRES
Carpenter, Russell English & Theatre 2018
Carucci, Joseph Music (2018)*
Creech, Kimberly English & Theatre (2017)*
DuPont, Carolyn History 2018
Fitch, John Communication 2017
Givens, Deborah Communication 2019
Gooch, Todd Philosophy & Religion 2019
Hartch, Todd History 2017
Hoose, Shane Music 2018
Houston, Bob Government & Economics 2017
Howell, Matthew Government & Economics 2017
Hunter, Gill English & Theatre 2017
Irvin, Matthew Anthropology, Sociology & Social Work 2018
Kopacz, Paula English & Theatre 2018
Liddell, Erik Languages, Cultures, & Humanities 2019
Martin, Karen Anthropology, Sociology & Social Work 2018
Nowak, Teri Psychology 2017
Randall, Esther Art & Design (2019)*
Swain, Randall Government & Economics 2018
Winslow, Matthew Psychology (2018)*
Zhang, Cui English & Theatre 2017

(*) Joseph Carucci replaces Zachary Marshall for remainder of term (term ends 2018)
(*) Kimberly Creech replaces Steven Higginbotham for remainder of term (term ends 2017)
(*) Esther Randall replaces Melissa Vandenberg (class conflict) for spring 2017 only. (term ends 2019)
(*) Matthew Winslow replaces Dustin Wygant for remainder of term. (terms ends 2018)

College of Science

SENATOR DEPARTMENT TERM EXPIRES
Ciocca, Marco Physics & Astronomy 2019
Cunningham, David Chemistry 2019
Elliott, Charles Biological Sciences (2019)*
Huffman, F. Tyler Geosciences 2019
Kay, Lisa Mathematics & Statistics 2018
Neugebauer, Jeffrey Mathematics & Statistics 2017
Quan, Donghui Chemistry 2019
Ruhfel, Brad Biological Sciences (2017)*
Styer, Eugene Computer Science (2018)*
Szabo, Steve Mathematics & Statistics 2017

(*) Charles Elliott replaces David Hayes [class conflict] for SPR 2017 only (terms ends 2019)
(*) Brad Ruhfel replaces Jarrod Thaxton for Spring 2015 [perhaps for full term] (term ends 2017)
(*) Eugene Styer replaces Enping Li (left university) for remainder of term (term ends 2018)

College of Business & Technology

SENATOR DEPARTMENT TERM EXPIRES
Adams, Tony Applied Engineering & Technology 2018
Dyer, Bryan Applied Engineering & Technology 2018
Eser, Zekeriya Accounting, Finance & Information Systems 2019
Hagan, Carla Agriculture (2018)*
Mahaney, Bob Accounting, Finance & Information Systems 2018
Player, Nathan Military Science (2017)*
Polin, Beth Management, Marketing, & International Business 2018
Zhuang, Weiling Management, Marketing, & International Business 2018

(*) Carla Hagan replaces Ed Fredrickson for remainder of term [term ends 2018]
(*) Nathan Player replaces Darell Robinson for remainder of term [term ends 2017]

College of Education

SENATOR DEPARTMENT TERM EXPIRES
Collier, Amanda Model 2018
Giles, Teri Model 2017
Embury, Dusty Special Education 2018
Mason, Nicola Curriculum & Instruction 2018
Morrett, Emily Model 2017
Powell, Norman Educational Leadership 2018
Sommer, Carol Counseling & Educational Psychology 2017
Stevens, Tara American Sign Language & Interpreter Education 2019
Taylor, Heather Model 2018
Turner, Ralph Curriculum & Instruction (2018)*

(*) Ralph Turner replaces Ginni Fair for remainder of term [term ends 2018]

College of Health Sciences

SENATOR DEPARTMENT TERM EXPIRES
Bentley, Brooke Baccalaureate Nursing (2017)*
Bradley, Michael Recreation & Park Administration 2018
Bryden, Phyllis Health Promotion & Administration 2018
Corley, Donna Baccalaureate Nursing 2019
El-Amouri, Ismail Env. Health Science & Clin. Lab. Science 2018
Eliassen, Erin Family & Consumer Science 2018
Mullaney, Robert Occupational Therapy 2018
Powell, Melissa Associate Degree Nursing 2017
Skubik-Peplaski, Camille Occupational Therapy 2017
Slusher, Ida Baccalaureate Nursing 2018
Spigelman, Tracy Exercise & Sports Science 2019

(*) Melissa Powell replaces Donna Ricketts (retired) for remainder of term [term ends 2017]
(*) Brooke Bentley replaces Linda Wray for remainder of term (term ends 2017) 

College of Justice & Safety

SENATOR DEPARTMENT TERM EXPIRES
Baggett, Ryan Safety & Security 2019
Hunt, Scott Criminal Justice & Police Studies 2018
Rothe, Dawn Criminal Justice & Police Studies (2018)*
Young, Bill Fire Protection & Paramedicine Sciences 2019

(*) Dawn Rothe replaces Kishonna Gray-Denson (left university) for 2016-2017 only

Library

SENATOR DEPARTMENT TERM EXPIRES
Smith, Kelly Library 2017
Whalen, Debbie Library 2017

Academic Deans

SENATOR COLLEGE TERM EXPIRES

Zeigler, Sara

(2-year appointment)

University Programs

NOTE: Dean Rep automatically serves on the Budget Committee

2017

Part-Time Faculty

SENATOR DEPARTMENT TERM EXPIRES

Liddell, Kelly

(2-year appointment)

English & Theatre      

2017

Other

SENATOR TITLE
Benson, Michael President of the University
Vice, Janna Provost
Day, Richard Faculty Regent [term ends 2019]
O'Brien, Shirley Senate Chair
Givens, Deborah Senate Vice-Chair
King, Pauletta Secretary
Adams-Johnson, Melanie Parliamentarian

SEE:  Elected Faculty Alternates (Individuals officially elected by areas who can attend Senate meetings for elected representatives when they are unable to attend. Alternates may speak to issues and do have voting rights on action items.)

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