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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                  

MembersLength of TermColleges
Chair– Pat Callard2015-2017CGN
Past Chair– Fadi Khasawneh2015-2017COP
Vice Chair– David Sellen2015-2017CAHP
Casey Chaney2016-2019CAHP
Ivy C. Tuason2016-2019CGN
Donna Emanuele2015-2018CGN
Peter Oelschlaeger2014-2017COP
Eric Gupta2016-2019COP
Irina Vukmanovic Nosrat2015-2018CDM
Dannelle Carpio2014-2017CDM
Nishita Patel2014-2017COMP
Craig Kuehn2016-2019COMP
Beth Boynton2014-2017CVM
Malika Kachani2014-2017CVM
Joshua Cameron2014-2017CO
Munish Sharma2016-2019CO
Jennifer D’Amico2015-2018CPM
David Shofler2014-2017CPM
Pen-Jin Lin2015-2018GCBS
Edward Goering2016-2019COMP-NW
+Janelle Green CPM
+Maisie Dawes CVM
+TBD 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   MembersUniversity Faculty Affairs   Academic Standards and Policy Academic Support Services and Planning
1Edward GoeringPat CallardCraig Kuehn
2Malika KachaniJoshua CameronPeter Oelschlaeger
3Dannelle CarpioJennifer D’AmicoPen-Jin Lin
4David SellenDonna EmanueleBeth Boynton
5 Ivy TuasonIrina Vukmanovic NosratMunish Sharma
6Casey ChaneyEric Gupta David Shofler
7Nishita PatelSheree Aston** (non-voting)Juan Ramirez**(non-voting)
8Elizabeth Rega** (non-voting)  

*Denotes Committee Chair

** Ex-Officio Members

Financial Aid Committee: 3 year term, 1 per college

Mohammad Al-Tikriti2014-2017COMP
Keith Boyer2014-2017CDM
Casey Chaney2016-2019CAHP
Marcia Luxenburg-Horowitz2014-2017CGN
Yiling Hong2016-2019CVM
Maria Lambros2016-2019COP
 2014-2017CO
Rebecca Moellmer2014-2017CPM

*Denotes Committee Chair

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

Karen GencoInstructor2016-2017
Jijun HaoAssistant Professor2016-2017
Mohammed Al-TikritiAssociate Professor2016-2017
Wael KhamasProfessor2016-2017
Kabirullah lutfyProfessor2016-2017

*Denotes Committee Chair

Library Committee: 2 year term, 1 per college       

Hooman Tabatabai-Mir2015-2017CPM
Katherine Mitsouras2016-2018COMP
Jeanine Mann2016-2018CAHP
Dawn Stone2016-2018CGN
Jose Peralta2016-2018CVM
Naida Jakirlic2015-2017CO
Simon Hong2015-2017CDM
Doreen Pon2015-2017COP           
Brion Benninger2015-2017COMPNW

*Denotes Committee Chair

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

Harshavardhan Deoghare2015-2018CAHP
Glen Kisby2014-2017COMP
Kabir Lutfy2016-2019COP
Babak Faramarzi2015-2018CVM
Rodney Hicks2015-2018CGN
Joshua Cameron2014-2017CO
Diane Folmsbee2015-2018CDM
Pen-Jen Lin2015-2018GCBS
David Shofler2015-2018CPM
Suzie Kovacs2014-2017AT LARGE
Quang Le2014-2017AT LARGE
Peter Oelschlaeger2016-2019AT LARGE

*Denotes Committee Chair

Program Review and Assessment Committee 

Elizabeth Andrews 2013-2016CDM
Stephanie Amonoo-Monney2014-2017CO
Matthew Durkin 2014-2017CGN
 Donna Emanuele2015-2018CGN
 Linda Garavalia*2014-2017COP
 Frank Dong2015-2018GCBS
 David Connett2013-2016COMP
 Tina Meyer2015-2018CAHP
 Kathleen Satterfield2013-2016CPM
 Peggy Schmidt2013-2016CVM
 Juan Ramirez** OIRE
 Kimberly DeKruif** Student Affairs Representative
 Ruth Harris** Academic Affairs Representative
 David Dickter** IPE Representative

*Denotes Committee Chair

** Ex-Officio Members