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Western University of Health Sciences

2016-2017 University Committee Roster

 

Elected Committees

Faculty Senate: 3 year term, 2 members per college                  

Members Length of Term Colleges
Chair– Pat Callard 2015-2017 CGN
Past Chair– Fadi Khasawneh 2015-2017 COP
Vice Chair– David Sellen 2015-2017 CAHP
Casey Chaney 2016-2019 CAHP
Ivy C. Tuason 2016-2019 CGN
Donna Emanuele 2015-2018 CGN
Peter Oelschlaeger 2014-2017 COP
Eric Gupta 2016-2019 COP
Irina Vukmanovic Nosrat 2015-2018 CDM
Dannelle Carpio 2014-2017 CDM
Nishita Patel 2014-2017 COMP
Craig Kuehn 2016-2019 COMP
Beth Boynton 2014-2017 CVM
Malika Kachani 2014-2017 CVM
Joshua Cameron 2014-2017 CO
Munish Sharma 2016-2019 CO
Jennifer D’Amico 2015-2018 CPM
David Shofler 2014-2017 CPM
Pen-Jin Lin 2015-2018 GCBS
Edward Goering 2016-2019 COMP-NW
+Janelle Green   CPM
+Maisie Dawes   CVM
+Thomas Wong   CO
+Wendi Swanson   CGN
+TBD   COMP-NW
+Micah Hata   COP
+Shalechia Hunt   CAHP
+Steven Sandley   GCBS
+Jan Trang Nguyen   CDM
+Airani Sathananthan   COMP

+ ALTERNATES 

Standing Committees of the Academic Senate:

  1. University Faculty Affairs
  2. Academic Standards and Policy
  3. Academic Support Services and Planning

 

Committee   Members University Faculty Affairs    Academic Standards and Policy  Academic Support Services and Planning
1 Edward Goering Pat Callard Craig Kuehn
2 Malika Kachani* Joshua Cameron* Peter Oelschlaeger
3 Dannelle Carpio Jennifer D’Amico Pen-Jin Lin
4 David Sellen Donna Emanuele Beth Boynton
5  Ivy Tuason Irina Vukmanovic Nosrat Munish Sharma
6 Casey Chaney Eric Gupta  David Shofler
7 Nishita Patel Sheree Aston** (non-voting) Juan Ramirez**(non-voting)
8 Elizabeth Rega** (non-voting)    

*Denotes Committee Chair

** Ex-Officio Members

Financial Aid Committee: 3 year term, 1 per college

Mohammad Al-Tikriti* 2014-2017 COMP
Keith Boyer 2014-2017 CDM
Casey Chaney 2016-2019 CAHP
Marcia Luxenburg-Horowitz 2014-2017 CGN
Yiling Hong 2016-2019 CVM
Maria Lambros 2016-2019 COP
Guru Sharma 2014-2017 CO
Rebecca Moellmer 2014-2017 CPM

*Denotes Committee Chair

Grievance Committee: 1 year term, 5 members elected at large

Karen Genco Instructor 2016-2017
Jijun Hao Assistant Professor 2016-2017
Mohammed Al-Tikriti Associate Professor 2016-2017
Wael Khamas Professor 2016-2017
Kabirullah lutfy Professor 2016-2017

*Denotes Committee Chair

Library Committee: 2 year term, 1 per college       

Hooman Tabatabai-Mir 2015-2017 CPM
Katherine Mitsouras 2016-2018 COMP
Jeanine Mann 2016-2018 CAHP
Dawn Stone 2016-2018 CGN
Jose Peralta 2016-2018 CVM
Naida Jakirlic 2015-2017 CO
Simon Hong 2015-2017 CDM
Doreen Pon 2015-2017 COP
Brion Benninger 2015-2017 COMPNW

*Denotes Committee Chair

Research Committee: 3 year term, 1 per college & 3 year term, 3 at-large 

Harshavardhan Deoghare 2015-2018 CAHP
Glen Kisby 2014-2017 COMP
Kabir Lutfy 2016-2019 COP
Babak Faramarzi 2015-2018 CVM
Rodney Hicks 2015-2018 CGN
Joshua Cameron 2014-2017 CO
Diane Folmsbee 2015-2018 CDM
Pen-Jen Lin 2015-2018 GCBS
David Shofler 2015-2018 CPM
Suzie Kovacs 2014-2017 AT LARGE
Quang Le 2014-2017 AT LARGE
Peter Oelschlaeger 2016-2019 AT LARGE

*Denotes Committee Chair

Program Review and Assessment Committee 

Elizabeth Andrews  2013-2016 CDM
Stephanie Amonoo-Monney 2014-2017 CO
Matthew Durkin  2014-2017 CGN
 Donna Emanuele 2015-2018 CGN
 Linda Garavalia* 2014-2017 COP
 Frank Dong 2015-2018 GCBS
 David Connett 2013-2016 COMP
 Tina Meyer 2015-2018 CAHP
 Kathleen Satterfield 2013-2016 CPM
 Peggy Schmidt 2013-2016 CVM
 Juan Ramirez**   OIRE
 Kimberly DeKruif**   Student Affairs Representative
 Ruth Harris**   Academic Affairs Representative
 David Dickter**   IPE Representative

*Denotes Committee Chair

** Ex-Officio Members