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Faculty Senate

Senate Standing Committees 2017-18

See UW Regulation 6-702 for regulations and descriptions of all committees except UW Regulation 6-701 for Committee on Committees, and UW Regulation 6-703 for Research Advisory Committee.


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Academic Information Technology Committee
2017-18 Academic Year


12 voting members:  1 from each of the 7 colleges (2 from A&S), Libraries, American Heritage Center,  ASUW, and Outreach School; ex officio member:  Vice President for Information Technology; Chair is an ex officio member of the Administrative Information Technology Advisory Committee and the Executive Committee of the Faculty Senate.  Members are nominated by the Committee on Committees and ratified by the Faculty Senate.

College
Department
Name
Term
Expires
(Spring)
Phone
Email . . .
uwyo.edu 
AG
UW Extension
Laura Balis, Chair
2019
307-332-2363
lbalis
AS
History & American Studies
Barbara Logan
2020(2)
65057
blogan
AS
Mathematics & Statistics
Annalisa Piccorelli
2018(R)
62207
apiccore
BU
Accounting & Finance
Michael Doherty
2018
62114
mdoherty
ED
School of Teacher Education
Steven Locke
2019
66891
slocke
EN
Computer Science
Jim Ward
2020
66231
seker
HS
Communication Disorders
Mary Jo Hidecker
2018
66098
mhidecke
LA
School of Law
Tawnya Plumb
2019(2)
65733
tplumb
LI
Digital Collections
Chad Hutchens
2019(2)
65592
chutchen
AHC
American Heritage Center
Tyler Cline
2020(2)
 65614
 tcline3
OS
Outreach School
Oksana Wasilik
2018
268-3090
oksana
ASUW
Student 
2018

(2)=second consecutive term
(R)=replacement for an unexpired term
shading=member to be determined fall 2017


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Academic Planning Committee
2017-18 Academic Year

12 voting members: 1 from each of the 7 colleges (2 from A&S), Libraries, American Heritage Center, Outreach School, and ASUW; ex officio members: Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs, Vice President for Research & Economic Development, Dean of the Outreach School, Chairs of the Student Interaction Committee, Graduate Council, Budget Planning Committee, and University Course Review Committee; Chair is an ex officio member of the Budget Planning Committee and the Executive Committee of the Faculty Senate. Members are nominated by the Committee on Committees and ratified by the Faculty Senate.

College
Department
Name
Term Expires
 (Spring)
Phone
Email ... uwyo.edu
AG
2019(R)
AS
Theatre & Dance
Casey Kearns
2019
65218
ckearns
AS
Philosophy & Religious Studies
Paul Flesher
2020
62616
pflesher
BU
Management & Marketing
Kelly Tian
2018
63361
ktian
ED
School of Teacher Education
Lydia Dambekalns
2018(R)
66502
lydart
EN
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Cameron Wright
2020
66104
chgw
HS
Kinesiology & Health
Mark Byra
2018
65227
byra
LA
School of Law
Melissa Alexander
2019
62289
melissa.alexander
LI
Collection Development
Lori Terrill
2019
62490
lori
AHC
American Heritage Center
Molly Marcusse
2019
64986
mmarcuss
OS
UW-Casper
Brent Pickett
2019
268-3563
bpick
ASUW
Student
2018

(R) = replacement for an unexpired term
chair to be determined fall 2017
shading=member to be determined fall 2017



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Budget Planning Committee
2017-18 Academic Year

13 voting members: 1 from each of the 7 colleges (2 from A&S), Libraries, American Heritage Center, Outreach School, ASUW, Staff Senate; ex officio members: Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs, Vice President for Administration, Chair of the Academic Planning Committee; Chair is an ex officio member of the Academic Planning Committee and the Executive Committee of the Faculty Senate. Members are nominated by the Committee on Committees and ratified by the Faculty Senate.

College
Department
Name
Term Expires
 (Spring)
Phone
Email . . . uwyo.edu
AG
2021
AS
School of Politics, Public Affairs &
International Studies
Gregg Cawley
2020(2)
65345
cawley
AS
2018(R)
BU
2020(R)
ED
School of Teacher Education
Victoria Gillis
2018
63219
vgillis
EN
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Jon Pikal
2019
63172
jpikal
HS
Communication Disorders
Mary Hardin-Jones
2020
65710
mhardinj
LA
School of Law
Casey Duncan, Chair
2020
65120
casey.duncan
LI
2018(R)
AHC
American Heritage Center
Ginny Kilander
2018
62553
papyrus
OS
UW-Casper
Lydiah Nganga
2018(R)
268-3042
lnganga
SS
Staff Senate
Rachel Stevens
2018
62150
rstevens
ASUW
Student
2018

(2)=second consecutive term
(R)=replacement for an unexpired term
shading=member to be appointed fall 2017


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Committee on Committees
2017-18 Academic Year


11 voting members: 1 from each of the 7 colleges (2 from A&S), Libraries, American Heritage Center, Outreach School; ex officio member: Chair-Elect of the Faculty Senate; Chair is an ex officio member of the Executive Committee of the Faculty Senate. Members are nominated by the Committee on Committees and approved by the Faculty Senate Executive Committee.

College
Department
Name
Term Expires
 (Spring)
Phone
Email ... uwyo.edu
AG
Molecular Biology
Jay Gatlin
2018
63498
jgatlin
AS
Communication & Journalism
Kristen Landreville
2020
klandrev
AS
Criminal Justice & Sociology
Malcolm Holmes
2018(2)
63342
mholmes
BU
Management & Marketing
Grant Lindstrom
2020
66288
gllmgt
ED
School of Teacher Education
Steve Bialostok
2020
66388
smb
EN
CEAS Dean's Office
Paul Dellenback
2019
62946
pad
HS
Communication Disorders
Mark Guiberson
2019
6427
mguibers
LA
School of Law
James Delaney
2018
62182
jdelaney
LI
Research & Instruction
Kate Conerton, Chair
2019
65793
kconerto
AHC
American Heritage Center
Leslie Waggener
2019
66640
lwaggen2
OS
Outreach School
Oksana Wasilik
2018
268-3090
oksana

(2)=second consecutive term


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Faculty Academic Standards, Rights & Responsibilities Committee
2017-18 Academic Year


11 voting members: 1 from each of the 7 colleges (2 from A&S), Libraries, American Heritage Center, and ASUW; Chair is an ex officio member of the Executive Committee of the Faculty Senate.  Members are nominated by the Committee on Committees and ratified by the Faculty Senate.

College
Department
Name
Term Expires
 (Spring)
Phone
Email . . . uwyo.edu
AG
Molecular Biology
Daniel Levy
2018
64806
dlevy1
AS
English
Cliff Marks
2018(2)
62870
clifford
AS
Criminal Justice & Sociology
Eric Wodahl
2020(2)
63803
ewodahl
BU
Accounting & Finance
Eric Johnson
2019(2)
63959
ejohns44
ED
Educational Studies
Jeasik Cho
2020
66400
jstell
EN
Civil & Architectural Engineering
Michael Barker
2019
62916
barker
HS
School of Pharmacy
Janelle Krueger
2020
66030
jkruege1
LA
School of Law
Emily Bremer
2019
62294
emily.bremer
LI
Libraries Technical Services
Cynthia Hughes
2018
65611
chughes5
AHC
American Heritage Center
Claudia Thompson, Chair
2019
66508
dcthom
ASUW
Student
2018

(2)=second consecutive term
shading=member to be appointed fall 2017


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Faculty Development Committee
2017-18 Academic Year

11 voting members: 1 from each of the 7 colleges (2 from A&S), Libraries. American Heritage Center, and Outreach School; ex officio members: Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs, Vice President for Research & Economic Development, Vice President for Administration, Chair of the Research Advisory Committee; Chair is an ex officio member of the Executive Committee of the Faculty Senate.  Members are nominated by the Committee on Committees and ratified by the Faculty Senate.

College
Department
Name
Term Expires
 (Spring)
Phone
Email... uwyo.edu
AG
Molecular Biology
Grant Bowman
2018
62147
gbowman2
AS
Anthropology
Marcel Kornfeld
2019(2)
63548
anpro1
AS
School of Politics, Public Affairs & International Studies
Tom Seitz
2018
66175
tseitz
BU
2020
ED
Professional Studies
Mary Alice Bruce
2020(2)
66819
mabruce
EN
Computer Science
Ruben Gamboa
2020(2)
62090
ruben
HS
School of Pharmacy
Jaime Hornecker
2019(2)
233-6000
jmebob
LA
School of Law
2020
LI
Coe Reference
Judith Pasek
2018
65680
jpasek
AHC
American Heritage Center
2019
OS
Outreach Credit Programs
Jeff Miller
2019(2)
63726
jmiller

(2)=second consecutive term 
shading=member to be determined fall 2017



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Graduate Council
2017-18 Academic Year


17 voting members: 2 members of faculty from each of the 7 colleges (4 from A&S, 1 from College of Law), 2 graduate students chosen by the Council; 3-year staggered terms for college representatives, 1-year term for graduate students.  Ex officio members: Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs, Vice President for Research & Economic Development, Dean of the Outreach School, Dean of University Libraries, Director of the American Heritage Center, or their designees.  Chair is an ex officio member of the Executive Committee of the Faculty Senate, and Chair or designee is an ex officio member of the Academic Planning Committee and the University Course Review Committee. Members are appointed by the college or unit.

College
Department
Name
Term Expires
(Spring)
Phone
Email . . . uwyo.edu
AG
Molecular Biology
Jay Gatlin
2019
63498
jgatlin
AG
Agricultural & Applied Economics
Ben Rashford
2017
66474
brashfor
AS
Geology & Geophysics
Barbara John
2019
64232
bjohn
AS
English
Kelly Kinney
2019
66452
kelly.kinney
AS
Psychology
Carolyn Pepper
2020
62951
cpepper
AS
School of Politics, Public Affairs &
International Studies
Gregg Cawley
2020
65345
cawley
BU
Economics
Klaas van 't Veld
2019(2)
63143
klaas
BU
Management & Marketing
Stephanie Oneto
2017(R)
63458
soneto
ED
Education Dean's Office
Suzanne Young
2019
63145
syoung
ED
Professional Studies
Mary Alice Bruce
2017
66819
mabruce
EN
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Suresh Muknahallipatna, Chair
2019
63174
sureshm
EN
Civil & Architectural Engineering
Kam Ng
2017(R) 
64388
kng1
HS
School of Pharmacy
Sreejayan Nair
2017(2)
66138
sreejay
HS
Communication Disorders
Roger Steeve
2019
66186
rsteeve
LA
School of Law
Mark Glover
2017
65010
mglover2
 
Graduate Student
2018
 
Graduate Student
2018

(2)=second consecutive term
(R)=replacement for an unexpired term
pink shading=determination to be made by college of new appointment or reappointment
green shading=member to be determined fall 2017


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Library Council
2017-18 Academic Year

13 voting members: 1 from each of the 7 colleges (2 from A&S), Libraries, American Heritage Center, 1 undergraduate and 1 graduate student, 1 non-University representative knowledgeable in library issues appointed by the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs.  Ex officio members: Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dean of University Libraries, Vice President for Information Technology, Vice President for Research & Economic Development, and Dean of the Outreach School.  The Chair shall be an ex officio member of the Faculty Senate Executive Committee.  Members are appointed by the college or unit.

College
Department
Name
Term Expires
 (Spring)
Phone
Email . . . uwyo.edu
AG
Veterinary Sciences
Kerry Sondgeroth
2017
69932
ksondger
AS
Mathematics & Statistics
Shaun Wulff
2020(2)
66483
wulff
AS
History & American Studies
Barbara Logan
2019
66057
blogan
BU
Management & Marketing
Bob Sprague
2018(2)
65670
spraguer
ED
School of Teacher Education
Andrea Burrows, Chair
2017
66735
aburrow1
EN
Civil & Architectural Engineering
Jianting Zhu
2019
64375
jzhu5
HS
School of Pharmacy
Melissa Hunter
2019
66988
mhunter2
LA
School of Law
Debora Person
2018(2)
65731
dperson
LI
Collection Development
David Macaulay
2017
65619
dmacaula
AHC
American Heritage Center
Molly Marcusse
2018(R)
64986
mmarcuss
NonUW
2019(R)
ASUW
Graduate Student
2018
 
ASUW
Undergraduate Student
2018
 

(2)=second consecutive term
(R)=replacement for an unexpired term
pink shading=determination to be made by college of new appointment or reappointment
green shading=member to be determined fall 2017


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Research Advisory Committee
2017-18 Academic Year

11 voting members:  1 from each of the 7 colleges (2 from A&S), Libraries, American Heritage Center, and the Outreach School; ex officio members:  Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs, Vice President for Research & Economic Development; Chair is an ex officio member of the Faculty Development Committee of the Faculty Senate.  Members are appointed by the Committee on Committees.

College
Department
Name
Term Expires
 (Spring)
Phone
Email ... uwyo.edu
AG
Molecular Biology
Dan Wall
2020
63542
dwall2
AS
Criminal Justice & Sociology
Matthew Painter
2019(R)
66355
mpainter
AS
Geology & Geophysics
Kenneth Sims, Chair
2018(2)
63306
ksims7
BU
Economics
Charles Mason
2018(2)
65336
bambuzlr
ED
Professional Studies
Eric Teman
2020
62004
eteman
EN
Atmospheric Science
Bart Geerts
2019
62261
geerts
HS
School of Nursing
Diane Boyle
2019(R)
66575
dboyle
LA
School of Law
Elaine Welle
2018(R)
63516
eaw
LI
Brinkerhoff Geology Library
Larry Schmidt
2019(2)
62844
lschmidt
AHC
American Heritage Center
Leslie Waggener
2019(2)
62557
lwaggen2
OS
UW-Casper
Li Li
2019
268-2418
lli11

(2)=second consecutive term
(R)=replacement for an unexpired term


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Student Interaction Committee
2017-18 Academic Year

13 voting members: 1 from each of the 7 colleges (2 from A&S, none from College of Law), Libraries, American Heritage Center, 4 from ASUW; ex officio members: Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs,  Director of International Student Services, Director of Admissions, Registrar, Director of Student Financial Aid; Chair is an ex officio member of the Academic Planning Committee and the Executive Committee of the Faculty Senate. Members are nominated by the Committee on Committees and ratified by the Faculty Senate.

College
Department
Name
Term Expires
 (Spring)
Phone
Email ... uwyo.edu
AG
Ecosystem Science & Management
Ginger Paige
2018(2)
62200
gpaige
AS
Communication & Journalism
Sandy Hsu
2019(2)
64112
hsus
AS
Criminal Justice & Sociology
Shiri Noy
2019
62101
snoy
BU
2020
ED
School of Teacher Education
Kimberly Gustafson, Chair
2018(2)
64006
kgustaf8
EN
CEAS Dean's Office
Paul Dellenback
2020
62946
pad
HS
School of Pharmacy
Tonja Woods
2020
62550
tmwoods
LI
Technical Services
Bryan Ricupero
2018
65165
bricuper
AHC
American Heritage Center
Amanda Stow
2019(2)
62579
astow
ASUW
Student
ASUW
Student 
ASUW
Student
ASUW
Student

(2)=second consecutive term
(R)=replacement for an unexpired term
shading=member to be appointed fall 2017


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University Course Review Committee
2017-18 Academic Year


7 voting members who are chairs of the 7 college-level review committees or their designees.  Ex officio members:  Chair of the University Studies Committee, Chair of the Graduate Council, Registrar,  Dean of the Libraries, Dean of the Outreach School, Director of the American Heritage Center, an ASUW representative, and the Coordinator of Community College Articulation.  Chair is an ex officio member of the Academic Planning Committee and the Executive Committee of the Faculty Senate.

College
Department
Name
Phone
Email... uwyo.edu
AG
Family & Consumer Sciences
Bruce Cameron, Chair
64219
unsw
AS
BU
Management & Marketing
Kent Drummond
63263
drummond
ED
School of Teacher Education
Leslie Rush
62163
lrush
EN
HS
Kinesiology & Health
Tristan Wallhead
64191
wallhead
LA
School of Law
Jacquelyn Bridgeman
65259
jbridge
ASUW
Student (ex officio)

shading=member determination to be made fall 2017


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University Studies Committee
2017-18 Academic Year

11 voting members to include one academic personnel member from each of the undergraduate colleges, Libraries, American Heritage Center, and Outreach School, with the exception that the College of Arts and Sciences shall have two representatives; a student designated by ASUW shall be a member with vote; ex officio members: President, Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs, a representative from Student Affairs, the Academic Planning Committee, the Deans’ Council, Academic Advising, and the Wyoming community colleges.  Members are appointed by the college or unit.

College
Department
Name
Term Expires
 (Spring)
Phone
Email . . . uwyo.edu
AG
Family & Consumer Sciences
Treva Sprout Ahrenholtz
2017
65355
treva
AS
Psychology
Narina Nunez
2018
66718
narina
AS
Physics & Astronomy
Rudiger Michalak
2019
64303
rudim
BU
Accounting & Finance
Penne Ainsworth
2018
63167
penne
ED
School of Teacher Education
Kim Gustafson
2019
64006
kgustaf8
EN
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Cameron Wright
2019
66104
chgw
HS
Kinesiology & Health
Mark Byra
2017(2)
65227
byra
LI
Research & Instruction
Piper Martin
2018(R)
65657
pmarti17
AHC
American Heritage Center
Irlanda Jacinto
2019
66832
ijacinto
OS
Outreach School
Scott Seville
2019
268-2543
sseville
ASUW
Student
2018

(2)=second consecutive term
(R)=replacement for an unexpired term
pink shading=determination to be made by college of new appointment or reappointment
green shading=member to be determined fall 2017


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University Reappointment, Tenure & Promotion Committee
2017-18 Academic Year


17 voting members:  2 members from each of the 7 colleges (4 from A&S, 1 from College of Law), 1 from Libraries and 1 from American Heritage Center; no administrative members; elected by college; Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs is ex officio member.  Members are appointed by the college or unit.

College
Department
Name
Term Expires
 (Spring)
Phone
Email ... uwyo.edu
AG
Ecosystem Science & Management
K. J. Reddy
2017
66658
katta
AG
Animal Science
Warrie Means
2018
65283
means
AS
Communication & Journalism
Sandy Hsu
2018
64112
hsus
AS
Mathematics
Stefan Heinz
2018
64203
heinz
AS
Geology & Geophysics
Bryan Shuman
2019
66442
bshuman
AS
Theatre & Dance
Lou Ann Wright
2020
62425
lawright
BU
Management & Marketing
Stephanie Oneto
2019
63458
soneto
BU
Management & Marketing
John Mittelstaedt
2018
63655
jmittels
ED
Professional Studies
Kay Persichitte
2019
61998
kpersi
ED
Elementary & Early Childhood Education
Steve Bialostok
2017
63165
smb
EN
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Suresh Muknahallipatna, Chair
2017
63174
sureshm
EN
Chemical Engineering
David Bagley
2018
63186
bagley
HS
School of Nursing
Diane Boyle
2017
66575
dboyle
HS
Kinesiology & Health
Mark Byra
2018(R)
65227
byra
LA
School of Law
Noah Novogrodsky
2019
66448
nnovogro
LI
Research & Instruction
David Kruger
2019
65623
tseliot
AHC
American Heritage Center
John Waggener
2017
62563
waggener

(R)=replacement for an unexpired term
shading=member to be determined by college/unit




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