Western University of Health Sciences Academic Senate Western University of Health Sciences
Academic Senate

Committees

Western University of Health Sciences

2014-15 University Committee Roster

 

Elected Committees

Faculty Senate: 3 year term, 2 members per college                  

Members Length of Term Colleges
Chair- Fadi Khasawneh 2013-2015 COP
Past Chair- Wael Khamas 2013-2015 CVM
Vice Chair- Pat Callard 2013-2015 CGN
Quannetta Edwards 2013-2016 CGN
Peter Oelschlaeger 2014-2017 COP
Patrick Chan 2013-2016 COP
Hubert Chan 2012-2015 CDM
Dannelle Carpio 2014-2017 CDM
Nishita Patel 2014-2017 COMP
Craig Kuehn 2013-2016 COMP
Beth Boynton 2014-2017 CVM
Malika Kachani 2014-2017 CVM
Joshua Cameron 2014-2017 CO
Pinakin Davey 2013-2016 CO
Casey Chaney 2013-2016 CAHP
David Sellen 2013-2016 CAHP
Diane Koshimune 2012-2015 CPM
Rebecca Moellmer 2014-2017 CPM
Manal Swairjo 2013-2016 GCBS
Michelle Hovorka 2014-2017 COMP-NW
+Jennifer D’Amico   CPM
+Maisie Dawes   CVM
+Don Egan   CO
+Donna Emmanuel   CGN
+Ed Goering   COMP-NW
+Micah Hata   COP
+Shalechia Hunt   CAHP
+Pen-Jen Lin   GCBS
+Jan Trang Nguyen   CDM
+Matt Wedel   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 Fadi Khasawneh* Pat Callard* Craig Kuehn*
2 Malika Kachani Joshua Cameron Peter Oelschlaeger
3 Dannelle Carpio Quannetta Edwards Hubert Chan
4 David Sellen Diane Koshimune Beth Boynton
5 Wael Khamas   Michelle Hovorka Rebecca Moellmer
6 Patrick Chan Manal Swairjo Pinakin Davey
7 Casey Chaney Sheree Aston** (non-voting) Juan Ramirez**(non-voting)
8 Nishita Patel  
  Elizabeth Rega** (non-voting)  
   

*Denotes Committee Chair

** Ex-Officio Members

Facilities, Planning and Safety Committee: 3 year term, 1 per college                        

Paul Dobies 2012-2015 CO
Maria Lambros 2014-2017 COP
Patricia Shakhshir 2013-2016 CGN
Glen Kisby 2013-2016 COMP
Janet Konecne 2012-2015 CAHP
Robert Stevenson 2012-2015 CDM
David Shofler 2012-2015 CPM
Spring Halland 2013-2016 CVM

Financial Aid Committee: 3 year term, 1 per college

Ronald L. Terra* 2013-2016 CVM
Casey Chaney 2013-2016 CAHP
Marcia Luxenburg-Horowitz 2014-2017 CGN
Hyma Gogineni 2013-2016 COP
Linda Pang 2014-2017 CO
Keith Boyer 2014-2017 CDM
Rebecca Moellmer 2014-2017 CPM
Mohammad Al-Tikriti 2014-2014 COMP

*Denotes Committee Chair

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

Brian Tessier* Associate Professor 2014-2015
Stephanie Baron Instructor 2014-2015
Beatrice Saviola Associate Professor 2014-2015
Guru Betageri Professor 2014-2015
David I Min Professor 2014-2015

*Denotes Committee Chair

Library Committee: 2 year term, 1 per college       

David Shofler 2013-2015 CPM
Kathrine Mitsouras 2014-2016 COMP
Janet Konecne 2014-2016 CAHP
Marcia Luxenburg‐Horowitz 2014-2016 CGN
Ana Alcaraz 2014-2016 CVM
Chris Chase 2013-2015 CO
Gary Pape 2013-2015 CDM
Cynthia Jackevicius 2013-2015 COP           

*Denotes Committee Chair

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

Pedro Paulo Diniz *  2012-2015 CVM
Glen Kisby 2014-2017 COMP
Fadi Khasawneh 2012-2015 COP
Tina Meyer 2012-2015 CAHP
Patricia Shakhshir 2012-2015 CGN
Joshua Cameron 2014-2017 CO
Tobias Boehm 2012-2015 CDM
Steve Standley 2012-2015 GCBS
Jarrod Shapiro 2012-2015 CPM
Suzie Kovacs 2014-2017 AT LARGE
Quang Le 2014-2017 AT LARGE
Ed Wagner 2014-2016 AT LARGE

*Denotes Committee Chair