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

Committees

Western University of Health Sciences

2015-16 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- TBE 2015-2017  
Quannetta Edwards 2013-2016 CGN
Donna Emanuele 2015-2018 CGN
Peter Oelschlaeger 2014-2017 COP
Patrick Chan 2013-2016 COP
Irina Nosrat 2015-2018 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
Jennifer D’Amico 2015-2018 CPM
Rebecca Moellmer 2014-2017 CPM
Manal Swairjo 2013-2016 GCBS
Michelle Hovorka 2014-2017 COMP-NW
+Janelle Green   CPM
+Maisie Dawes   CVM
+Don Egan   CO
+Wendy Swanson   CGN
+Ed Goering   COMP-NW
+Micah Hata   COP
+Shalechia Hunt   CAHP
+Pen-Jen Lin   GCBS
+Jan Trang Nguyen   CDM
+TBD   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 Irina Nosrat Donna Emanuele
4 David Sellen Quannetta Edwards Beth Boynton
5 Patrick Chan Michelle Hovorka Rebecca Moellmer
6 Casey Chaney Jennifer D’Amico Pinakin Davey
7 Nishita Patel Sheree Aston** (non-voting)  
8 Elizabeth Rega** (non-voting)   Juan Ramirez**(non-voting)

*Denotes Committee Chair

** Ex-Officio Members

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 2014-2017 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       

Hooman Tabatabai-Mir 2015-2017 CPM
Kathrine Mitsouras 2014-2016 COMP
Janet Konecne 2014-2016 CAHP
Marcia Luxenburg‐Horowitz 2014-2016 CGN
Ana Alcaraz 2014-2016 CVM
Naida Jakirlic 2015-2017 CO
Simon Hong 2015-2017 CDM
Doreen Pon 2015-2017 COP           

*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
Fadi Khasawneh 2015-2016 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
Ed Wagner 2014-2016 AT LARGE

*Denotes Committee Chair