Western University of Health Sciences

2021-2022 University Committee Roster

 

Elected Committees

Faculty Senate: 3 year term, 2 members per college

 

Members Length of Term Colleges
Chair– Raj Kandpal 2021-2023 COMP
Past Chair– Malika Kachani 2021-2023 CVM
Vice Chair– Hyma Gogineni 2021-2023 COP
Steven Snyder 2019-2022 CHS
Janet Konecne 2021-2024 CHS
Linda Flores 2019-2022 CGN
Khoa (Joey) Dang 2021-2024 CGN
Arbi Nazarian 2020-2023 COP
Menmeet Singh 2021-2024 CDM
Christopher Nosrat 2020-2023 CDM
Beatrice Saviola 2020-2023 COMP
Craig Kuehn 2019-2022 COMP
Joe Bertone 2020-2023 CVM
Yvonne Drechsler 2019-2022 CVM
Pinakin Davey 2020-2023 CO
Joshua Cameron 2021-2022 CO
Saba Sadra 2021-2024 CPM
Matthew Wedel 2020-2023 CPM
Fanglong Dong 2020-2023 GCBS
Miou Zhiou 2021-2024 GCBS
Nicole Biltz 2020-2023 CHS LEBANON
Brion Benninger 2021-2022 COMP-NW
+Kelly Park/Rebecca Moellmer   CPM
+Maisie Dawes   CVM
+Jasmine Yumori   CO
+Rosanna Bravo   CHS
+TBD   CGN
+TBD   COP
+TBD   GCBS
+TBD   CDM
+TBD   COMP

+ ALTERNATES

Senate Committees

Members University Faculty Affairs Academic Standards and Policy Academic Support Services and Planning
1 Raj Kandpal Hyma Gogineni* Yvonne Drechsler*
2 Malika Kachani Craig Kuehn Miou Zhou
3 Joshua Cameron Christopher Nosrat Linda Flores
4 Beatrice Saviola* Joe Bertone Pinakin Davey
5 Arbi Nazarian Steven Snyder Janet Konecne
6 Fanglong Dong Saba Sadra Menmeet Singh
7 Matthew Wedel Khoa (Joey) Dang Nicole Biltz
8     Brion Benninger
9 Elizabeth Rega** David Dikter**  Jonathan Daitch**

*Denotes Committee Chair; **Denotes Ex-officio (Provost’s nominees)

Library Committee: 2 year term, 1 per college

Members Length of Term Colleges
Adrienne Estes 2021-2023 CPM
Katherine Mitsouras 2020-2022 COMP
Meghna Patel 2020-2022 CHS
Ruth Trudgeon 2020-2022 CGN
Josep Rutllant 2020-2022 CVM
Nataly Fahim 2021-2023 CO
Jamie Prado 2021-2023 CDM
Anne Kugler 2021-2023 COP
Brion Benninger 2021-2023 COMPNW
Nicole Biltz 2021-2023 CHS-Ore

*Denotes Chair

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

Members Length of Term Colleges
Harshavardhan Deoghare 2021-2024 CHS
Hendrik Szurmant 2019-2022 COMP
Simon Bulley 2019-2022 COP
Yvonne Drechsler 2021-2024 CVM
Patricia Shakhshir 2021-2024 CGN
Naveen Yadav 2020-2023 CO
Zohra Tumur 2021-2024 CDM
Miou Zhou 2019-2022 GCBS
Yixi (Kevin) Lu 2021-2024 CPM
Vishwanath Venketaraman 2020-2023 AT LARGE
Fanglong Dong 2020-2023 AT LARGE
Yiling Hong 2019-2022 AT LARGE
Anu Raisanen 2021-2024 CHS-Ore

*Denotes Committee Chair

Grievance Committee: 3-year term, 5 members elected at large

Members   Length of Term
Rebecca Moellmer, CPM Assistant Professor 2020-2023
Peter Oelschlaeger, COP Associate Professor (TENURED) 2020-2023
Mihai Covasa, COMP Associate Professor (TENURED) 2019-2022
Mohammed Elsalanty, COMP Professor (TENURED) 2021-2024
Joe Bertone, CVM Professor (TENURED) 2019-2022

*Denotes Committee Chair