College Committees

Committees appointed by dean

Leadership Team

  • Mary Ann Danowitz (Chair), Dean
  • Ellen Storey Vasu, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
  • Lilia Collazo, Assistant Dean
  • Michael Maher, Assistant Dean
  • Anona Smith-Williams, Associate Dean
  • Beth Cassedy, Director, Research Development
  • Ivonne Chirino-Klevans, Director, International Initiatives
  • Cherry Crayton, Director, Marketing & Communication
  • Robin McWilliams, Director, SAY
  • Regina Gavin Williams, Director, Student Involvement
  • Malina Monaco, Director, Knowledge Management/Assessment
  • Andy Raynor, Director, EdIT
  • Reid Ricciardi, Executive Director, Development Office
  • Demetrius Richmond, Director, Graduate Student Services
  • B. Williams, Coordinator, NC-MSEN
  • J. Bartlett, Faculty Senate

Awards for Excellence Committee
(2-yr. term- 1 dept. rep)

  • Lisa Bass ELPHD May 2017
  • Candy Beal TELS May 2018
  • Cesar Delgado STEM May 2018
  • _______ FI May 2018
  • Malina Monaco EPA/2015 Awardee May 2017
  • Pauline Ellefson SPA/2015 Awardee May 2017
  • Audrey Fulton EPA/2016 Awardee May 2018
  • Irene Armstrong SPA/2016 Awardee May 2018
  • Olivia Fitzgerald Development Office ex officio
  • Reid Ricciardi Development Office ex officio
  • Ellen Vasu Dean’s Office ex officio

Building, Equipment, Safety & Space Committee
(3-yr. term – 1 dept. rep.)

  • Brian Matthews STEM May 2018
  • Cathy Crossland TELS May 2017
  • Peter Hessling, CH ELPHD May 2017
  • Keith Walkowiak TELS May 2019
  • Roger Azevedo PSY May 2019
  • _____________ Grad Student Rep
  • Rosina Rubes Dean’s Office ex officio
  • Paola Sztajn Dean’s office ex officio

Computer and Technology Committee
(3-yr. term – 2 dept. reps.)

  • Matthew Lammi STEM May 2019
  • Cesar Delgado STEM May 2019
  • Barton Craig PSY May 2019
  • Chris Mayhorn PSY May 2019
  • Steve Porter ELPHD May 2017
  • Brad Mehlenbacher ELPHD (scholarly leave Fall 2016) May 2018
  • Anna Egalite ELPHD May 2019
  • Ed Sabornie TELS May 2017
  • Michael Evans TELS May 2017
  • ____________ Grad Student rep
  • ____________ Undergrad student rep
  • Paola Sztajn Dean’s Office ex officio
  • Brian Matthews Dean’s Office ex officio
  • Andy Raynor EdIT ex officio
  • Scott Lennon EdIT ex officio
  • Kerri Brown-Parker METRC ex officio
  • Nathan Stevens METRC ex officio

Coordinator for the State Employees Combined Campaign
(1-yr term, rotated among departments)

  • Elizabeth Knight – – -TELS

Committee on Professional Education
(3-yr. term- 2 dept. reps)

  • Karen Hollebrands STEM May 2017
  • _______________ STEM May 2018
  • Drinda Benge MAT/TELS May 2018
  • Keith Walkowiak TELS May 2019
  • Karen Tharrington CHASS May 2018
  • Travis Park CALS May 2018
  • Greg Hicks-CH ELPHD May 2018
  • Ethan Wicker Graduate Student rep May 2019
  • ____________ Undergrad Student rep
  • Erin Horne Asst. Dir. PE ex officio
  • Michael Maher Asst. Dean PE/Licensure ex officio
  • Malina Monaco Dir. Knowledge Mgmt     ex officio
  • Audrey Fulton SSAC ex officio
  • Bonita Apperson PE: Student Teacher Placement ex officio
  • Robin McWilliams SAY ex officio
  • Kerri Brown-Parker METRC ex officio
  • Sherri Morris WCPSS ex officio

Council on Multicultural Initiatives and Diversity (COMID)
(3-yr term, Faculty Chair to be elected – 2 dept. reps.)

  • Lisa Bass ELPHD May 2017
  • ___________________ ELPHD May 2018
  • Valerie Faulkner, CH TELS May 2019
  • Joanna Koch TELS May 2019
  • ___________ STEM May 2019
  • Cameron Denson STEM May 2018
  • Lisa Hervey FI May 2019
  • Ivonne Chirino-Klevans IDEA May 2018
  • Tabitha Haynes Grad Student May 2019
  • Jill Jones Grad Student May 2017
  • ___________________ Undergrad Student May 2017
  • Regina Gavin Williams Student Involvement  ex officio
  • Ellen Vasu Dean’s Office ex officio
  • Anona Smith Williams Dean’s Office ex officio
  • Mary Ann Danowitz Dean ex officio
  • Marcia Gumpertz Diversity & Inclusion ex officio

Courses & Curricula Committee
(3-yr term, Faculty Chair to be elected – 1 dept. rep.)

  • James Minogue TELS May 2019
  • Karen Keene, CH STEM May 2017
  • Peter Hessling ELPHD & UCCC rep May 2019
  • ______________ Undergrad Student
  • Michael Maher Dean’s Office ex officio
  • Tremaine Brittian SSAC ex officio
  • Mary Morris Dean’s office ex officio

Research Committee
(3-yr term, Faculty Chair to be elected – 1 dept. rep.)

  • Jill Grifenhagen TELS May 2019
  • Shaun Kellogg, CH FI May 2017
  • Lisa Bass ELPHD May 2019
  • Sue Barcinas ELPHD May 2017
  • Meg Blanchard STEM May 2017
  • Gail Jones STEM May 2016
  • ________________ Grad Student rep
  • Paola Sztajn Dean’s Office ex officio
  • Beth Cassedy Dean’s Office ex officio
  • Stephanie Jackson Dean’s Office ex officio

Faculty Awards Committee
(3-yr term, Faculty Chair elected – 1 dept. rep.)

  • DeLeon Gray TELS May 2017
  • Paul Umbach, CH ELPHD May 2018
  • Allison McCulloch STEM May 2018
  • ______________ Undergrad Student Rep
  • Ashley Whitehead Graduate Student Rep
  • Ellen Vasu Dean’s office ex officio
  • Mary Morris Dean’s office ex officio

Education Council 
(3-yr term)

  • __________________ TELS May 2019
  • Lee Stiff STEM May 2018
  • Regina Gavin Williams Dean’s Office ex officio

Undergraduate Scholarship Committee 
(3-yr term – 1 dept. rep)

  • Jim Flowers, CALS May 2019
  • Sarah Carrier, TELS May 2019
  • Aaron Clark, CH STEM May 2017
  • Anona Smith Williams, Dean’s Office ex officio
  • Patty Fields, Dean’s Office ex officio
  • Jenn Hensley, Dean’s Office ex officio
  • Reid Ricciardi, Dean’s Office ex officio

Graduate Studies Committee
(Faculty Chair to be elected – DGPs, ABGS rep.)

  • Jessica DeCuir-Gunby, TELS ex officio
  • Raymond Ting, ELPHD ex officio
  • Aaron Clark, CH STEM ABGS rep
  • James Bartlett, ELPHD ABGS rep
  • Malina Monaco, Dean’s Office ex officio
  • Ellen Vasu, Dean’s Office ex officio
  • Demetrius Richmond,  Dean’s Office ex officio
  • Mary Morris, Dean’s Office ex officio

604-607 Committee (Mediation)
(2-yr term, Elected: Tenure & tenure-track faculty vote)

  • Brad Mehlenbacher, ELPHD May 2017
  • James Bartlett, ELPHD May 2017

603 Committee (Faculty Hearings) 
(4-yr term, Elected: Tenured Faculty vote)

  • Sarah Carrier, TELS 2018
  • Allison McCulloch, STEM 2016
  • Michael Evans, TELS 2020

Faculty Officers
(1-yr term, Vice Chair rotates to Chair in 2-yr) (Tenure & tenure-track faculty vote)

  • Meg Blanchard (CH), STEM May 2017
  • Angela Wiseman (VC), TELS May 2018

Faculty Senators
(2-yr term, Tenure & tenure-track faculty vote)

  • James Bartlett, ELPHD May 2017
  • Steve Porter, ELPHD May 2017

Coordinating Committee

  • Meg Blanchard (Chair) ex officio
  • Angela Wiseman (Vice Chair) ex officio
  • James Bartlett (Fac Senator) ex officio
  • Steve Porter (Fac Senator) ex officio
  • Ellen Vasu (Dean’s office) ex officio

Reappointment, Promotion and Tenure Committee
(3-yr term, Elected by Tenured Faculty )

  • Hiller Spires, TELS May 2017
  • Marc A. Grimmett, ELPHD May 2019
  • Bonnie Fusarelli, ELPHD May 2017
  • Karen Hollebrands, STEM May 2019
  • Allison McCulloch, STEM May 2017

Kappa Delta Pi

  • Drinda Benge TELS