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Faculty Senate

Senate Standing Committees 2020-21 (currently being updated)

See UW Regulation 2-302 for regulations and descriptions of all committees except UW Regulation 2-301 for Committee on Committees, and UW Regulation 2-303 for Research Advisory Committee.


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Academic Information Technology Committee
2019-20 Academic Year


12 voting members:  1 from each of the 7 colleges (2 from A&S), Libraries, American Heritage Center, the Office of Distance Education Support/UW-Casper, and ASUW; 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
 
2022
 
AS
American Studies & History
Barbara Logan
2020(2)
65057
blogan
AS
Mathematics & Statistics
Annalisa Piccorelli
2021
62207
apiccore
BU
 
2021(R)
ED
School of Counseling, Leadership,
Advocacy & Design
William Cain
2022
63145
wcain
EN
Computer Science
Jim Ward
2020
66231
seker
HS
Communication Disorders
Mary Jo Cooley Hidecker, Chair
2021(2)
66098
mhidecke
LA
School of Law
 
2022
 
 
LI
Digital Collections
Bryan Ricupero
2022
66165
bricuper
AHC
American Heritage Center
Rachel Gattermeyer
2020(R)
 65614
rgatterm
ODES/UWC
UW-Casper
Oksana Wasilik
2021
268-3090
oksana
ASUW
Student
Jordan Pierson
2020
jpierso5

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



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Academic Planning Committee
2019-20 Academic Year

12 voting members: 1 from each of the 7 colleges (2 from A&S), Libraries, American Heritage Center, the Office of Distance Education Support/UW-Casper, and ASUW; ex officio members: Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs, Vice President for Research & Economic Development, 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
Ecosystem Science & Management
Karen Vaughan
2022
63414
karen.vaughan
AS
Criminal Justice & Sociology
Matthew Painter+
2022
66355
mpainter
AS
 
 
2020(R)
 
 
BU
Management & Marketing
Grant Lindstrom
2021(R)
66288
 gllmgt
ED
School of Teacher Education
Lydiah Nganga
2021
66326
lnganga
EN
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Cameron Wright
2020
66104
chgw
HS
Nursing
Candace Stidolph
2021
63906
stidolph
LA
School of Law
Melissa Alexander, Chair
2022(2)
62289
melissa.alexander
LI
Collection Development
Kristina Clement
2022(2)
65533
kclemen8
AHC
American Heritage Center
 AHC requests to hold vacant
2022
 
 
ODES/UWC
UW-Casper
Brent Pickett
2021
268-3563
bpick
ASUW
Student
 Derrik Conard
2020
dconard

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

+substitute for Malcolm Holmes 2019-2020



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Budget Planning Committee
2019-20 Academic Year

13 voting members: 1 from each of the 7 colleges (2 from A&S), Libraries, American Heritage Center, the Office of Distance Education Support/UW-Casper, 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
Veterinary Sciences
Jonathan Fox
2021
65593
jfox7
AS
School of Politics, Public Affairs &
International Studies
Gregg Cawley
2020(2)
65345
cawley
AS
Psychology
Narina Nunez
2022
(307) 314-2066
narina
BU
Management & Marketing
Eric Krszjzaniek
2020(R)
n/a
ekrszjza
ED
School of Teacher Education
Lydiah Nganga
2022
66326
lnganga
EN
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Jon Pikal
2023(2)
63172
jpikal
HS
Communication Disorders
Mary Hardin-Jones
2020
65710
mhardinj
LA
School of Law
2020(R)
 
 
LI
Coe Library
Amanda Lehman
2022
65641
amandarl
AHC
American Heritage Center
Ginny Kilander
2022(2)
62553
papyrus
ODES/UWC
Office of Distance Education Support

Christi Boggs
2022(R)
363-0946
boggs
SS
Staff Senate
James Wheeler
2020
65212
jwheele9
ASUW
Student
 Joey Nunley
2020
jnunley1

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


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Committee on Committees
2019-20 Academic Year


11 voting members: 1 from each of the 7 colleges (2 from A&S), Libraries, American Heritage Center, and the Office of Distance Education Support/UW-Casper; 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
2021(2)
63498
jgatlin
AS
Communication & Journalism
Kristen Landreville
2020
n/a
klandrev
AS
School of Politics, Public Affairs & International Studies
Nevin Aiken
2021
66146
naiken
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
2022(2)
62946
pad
HS
Communication Disorders
Mark Guiberson
2022(2)
66427
mguibers
LA
School of Law
Sam Kalen
2021
 66706
 skalen
LI
Libraries/Collection
David Macaulay, Chair
2022
 65619
 dmacaula
AHC
American Heritage Center
Leslie Waggener
2022(2)
66640
lwaggen2
ODES/
UWC
Office of Distance Education Support
Jeff Miller
2021
63726
jmiller

(2)=second consecutive term


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Faculty Academic Standards, Rights & Responsibilities Committee
2019-20 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
Family & Consumer Sciences
Jennifer Harmon
2021
65669
jharmo14
AS
Visual & Literary Arts
Diana Baumbach
2021
63049
dbaumbac
AS
Criminal Justice & Sociology
Eric Wodahl, Chair
2020(2)
63803
ewodahl
BU
Management & Marketing
Casey Frome
2022
n/a
cfrome
ED
School of Counseling, Leadership,
Advocacy & Design
William "Toby" Holmes
2020(R)
63187
wholmes4
EN
Atmospheric Science
Jefferson Snider
2022
399-7026
jsnider
HS
School of Pharmacy
Janelle Krueger
2020
66030
jkruege1
LA
School of Law
Michael Duff
2022
65319
michael.duff
LI
Libraries Technical Services
Cynthia Hughes
2021(2)
65611
chughes5
AHC
American Heritage Center
Rachel Gattermeyer
2022
65614
rgatterm
ASUW
Student
Hunter Swilling
2020
hswillin

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


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Faculty Recognition & Development Committee
2019-20 Academic Year

11 voting members: 1 from each of the 7 colleges (2 from A&S), Libraries, American Heritage Center, and the Office of Distance Education Support/UW-Casper; 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
2021(2)
62147
gbowman2
AS
Criminal Justice & Sociology
Jamie Snyder
2022
62988
jsnyde29
AS
School of Politics, Public Affairs &
International Studies
Tom Seitz, Chair
2021(2)
66175
tseitz
BU
2020(R)
ED
School of Counseling, Leadership,
Advocacy & Design
Courtney McKim
2020(R)
 64803
cmckim3
EN
Computer Science
Ruben Gamboa
2020(2)
62090
ruben
HS
School of Pharmacy
Jaime Hornecker
2022(2)
307-233-6000
jmebob
LA
School of Law
Noah Novogrodsky
2020(R)
66448
novogro
LI
Libraries Administrative Office
Samantha Cook
2021(R)
65566
scook
AHC
American Heritage Center
AHC requests to hold vacant
2022
ODES/
UWC
Office of Distance Education Support
Jeff Miller
2021
63726
jmiller

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



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Graduate Council
2020-21 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 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
Daniel Levy
2022
64806
dlevy1
AG
Veterinary Sciences
Holly Ernest
2020
66605
holly.ernest
AS
History & American Studies
Barbara Logan
2022
66057
blogan
AS
Physics & Astronomy
Adam Myers
2022(R)
na
amyers14
AS
Psychology
Carolyn Pepper, Chair
2020
62951
cpepper
AS
Anthropology
Michael Harkin
2020
n/a
harkin
BU
Accounting & Finance
Eric Johnson
2022
63959
eric.johnson
BU
Management & Marketing
Stephanie Oneto
2020
63458
soneto
ED
School of Counseling, Leadership,
Advocacy & Design
Suzanne Young
2022(2)
63145
syoung
ED
School of Teacher Education
John Kambutu
2020
63130
john.kambutu
EN
Civil & Architectural Engineering
Kam Ng
2022
64388
kng1
EN
Chemical Engineering
John Oakey
2023
62518
joakey
HS
School of Pharmacy
Sreejayan Nair
2020(R)
66138
sreejay
HS
 Kinesiology & Health
Tucker Readdy
2022
62354
tucker.readdy
LA
School of Law
Mark Glover
2020(2)
65010
mglover2
 
Graduate Student
 
2021
 
 
Graduate Student
 
2021
 

(2)=second consecutive term


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Library Council
2019-20 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.  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
2020(2)
69932
ksondger
AS
Mathematics & Statistics
Shaun Wulff
2020(2)
66483
wulff
AS
Philosophy & Religious Studies
Ed Sherline
2022
65156
sherline
BU
Management & Marketing
Robert Sprague
2022(2)
65670
spraguer
ED
School of Teacher Education
Andrea Burrows
2020(2)
66735
aburrow1
EN
Atmospheric Science
Dana Caulton
2022
n/a
dcaulton
HS
School of Pharmacy
Melissa Hunter, Chair
2022(2)
66988
mhunter2
LA
Law Library
Amy Pearce
2021(R)
65731
amy.pearce
LI
Coe Reference
David Kruger
2020(R)
65623
tseliot
AHC
American Heritage Center
 
2021(R)
 
NonUW
2022
ASUW
Graduate Student
Taylor Olson
2020
 
tolson26
ASUW
Undergraduate Student
 
2020
 
 

(2)=second consecutive term
(R)=replacement for an unexpired term
green shading=member to appointed by college or unit
purple shading=member to be appointed by ASUW


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Research Advisory Committee
2019-20 Academic Year

11 voting members:  1 from each of the 7 colleges (2 from A&S), Libraries, American Heritage Center, and the Office of Distance Education Support/UW-Casper; 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
Kimberly Schweitzer
2022
62988
kschweit
AS
Anthropology
Marcel Kornfeld, Chair
2021
63548
anpro1
BU
 
 
2021(R)
 
 
ED
School of Teacher Education
Tim Slater
2020(R)
66353
tslater
EN
Civil & Architectural Engineering
Michael Urynowicz
2022
64398
murynowi
HS
Wyoming Institute for Disabilities
Eric Moody
2022
n/a
eric.moody
LA
 School of Law
2021(R)
 
 
LI
University Libraries Digital Collections
Bryan Ricupero *
2022
65163
bricupero
AHC
American Heritage Center
AHC requests to hold vacant
2022
 
 
ODES/UWC
UW-Casper
Scott Seville
2021
268-2543
sseville

(R)=replacement for an unexpired term
shading=member to be appointed
* substitute for Judy Pasek


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Student Interaction Committee
2019-20 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
 
 
2021(R)
 
 
AS
Music
Blake McGee
2022
314-6062
bmcgee1
AS
 
 
2022
 
 
BU
Management & Marketing
Greg Livingston
2020(R)
n/a
greg.livingston
ED
School of Counseling, Leadership, Advocacy & Design
Mia Williams
2021(R)
63145
mwill114
EN
CEAS Dean's Office
Paul Dellenback
2020
62946
pad
HS
School of Pharmacy
Tonja Woods
2020
62550
tmwoods
LI
Technical Services
Bryan Ricupero, Chair
2021(2)
65165
bricuper
AHC
American Heritage Center
Sara Davis
2022
66832
sarad
ASUW
Student
Kat Rubano
2020
krubano
ASUW
Student 
Clarissa Lyle
2020
 lyle2
ASUW
Student
Alex Mulhall
2020
amulhall
ASUW
Student
Derrick Conard
2020
dconard

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


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University Course Review Committee
2019-20 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, 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
64145
unsw
AS
A&S Dean's Office
Teena Gabrielson
65383
tgabrie1
BU
 Economics
Alexandre "Sasha" Skiba
 66940
askiba
ED
School of Teacher Education
Leslie Rush
62163
lrush
EN
CEAS Dean's Office
Steven Barrett, Chair
66181
steveb
HS
Kinesiology & Health
Jayne Jenkins
63662
jjenkins
LA
School of Law
Jacquelyn Bridgeman
65259
jbridge
ASUW
Student (ex officio)
 Sydney Horton
shorton6

 


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University Studies Committee
2019-20 Academic Year

10 voting members to include one academic personnel member from each of the undergraduate colleges, Libraries, and American Heritage Center, 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
2020(2)
65355
treva
AS
American Studies & History
Jeff Means
2021
63198
jmeans4
AS
Politics, Public Affairs &
International Studies
Yi-Ling Chen
2022
64173
ychen8
BU
Accounting & Finance
Pawan Jain
2021
 62548
 pjain
ED
School of Teacher Education
Joseph Schroer
2022
63145
joseph.schroer
EN
Dean's Office CEAS
Steven Barrett
2022
66181
steveb
HS
Wyo Institute for Disabilitites
Michelle Jarman
2020
65060
mjarman
LI
Coe Library
Kaijsa Calkins, Chair
2021
66553
kcalkins
AHC
American Heritage Center
John Waggener
2022
62563
waggener
ASUW
Student
 Carolanne Walls
2020
 cwalls

(2)=second consecutive term


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University Reappointment, Tenure & Promotion Committee
2019-20 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
Agricultural & Applied Economics
Don McLeod
2020(R)
 63116
 dmcleod
AG
Ecosystem Science & Management
Jay Norton
2021
 65082
jnorton
AS
Psychology
Ben Wilkowski
2021
223-5239
bwilkows
AS
English
Julia Obert
2021(R)
66490
jobert
AS
School of Politics, Public Affairs &
International Studies
Robert Schuhmann
2022
66494
robert.schuhmann
AS
Theatre & Dance
Lou Ann Wright
2020
62425
lawright
BU
Accounting & Finance
Ali Nejadmalayeri
2022
63807
anejadma
BU
Economics
David Finnoff
2021
65773
finnoff
ED
School of Counseling, Leadership,
Advocacy & Design
Michael Morgan
2022
 67657
morganm
ED
School of Teacher Education
Steve Bialostok
2020
66388
smb
EN
Civil & Architectural Engineering
Michael Urynowicz, Chair
2020
64398
murynowi
EN
Chemical Engineering
David Bell
2021(R)
 65769
davebell
HS
Communication Disorders
Mary Hardin Jones
2020(R)
65710
mhardinj
HS
School of Pharmacy
Baskaran Thyagarajan
2021
66482
baskaran.thyagarajan
LA
School of Law
Alan Romero
2022
62395
alan.romero
LI
Digital Collections
Chad Hutchens
2022
65560
chutchen
AHC
American Heritage Center
Claudia Thompson
2020
66508
dcthom

(R)=replacement for an unexpired term


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