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Department Committee Members


  • Chair: Kris Lane (term ends June 2019)*
  • Director of Graduate Studies (DGS): Guadalupe Garcia (term ends June 2020)
  • Director of Undergraduate Studies (DUS): Brian DeMare (term ends June 2021)
  • Departmental Facilitator: Randy Sparks
  • Departmental Facilitator: Marline Otte

Committee Chairs are marked with an asterisk (*)

Salary and Evaluation Committee

  • Kris Lane, Department and Committee Chair*
  • James Boyden (term ends June 2020)
  • Brian DeMare (term ends June 2020)
  • Jana Lipman (term ends June 2019)
  • Linda Pollock (term ends June 2021)

Chair's Advisory Committee

  • Kris Lane, Chair*
  • Linda Pollock, Former Department Chair
  • Brian DeMare, Director of Undergraduate Studies
  • Guadalupe Garcia, Director of Graduate Studies

Undergraduate Studies Committee

  • Brian DeMare, Director of Undergraduate Studies and Committee Chair* (term ends June 2021)
  • Laura Rosanne Adderley (term ends June 2019)
  • Karissa Haugeberg (term ends June 2021)
  • Tom Luongo (term ends June 2021)

Graduate Committee

  • Blake Gilpin, (Interim Director and Acting Committee Chair, Fall 2018, term ends June 2020)
  • Guadalupe Garcia (Director of Graduate Studies and Committee Chair*, term ends June 2020)
  • Marline Otte (term ends June 2020)
  • Andy Horowitz (term ends June 2021)

Website, Media and Communication Committee

  • Andy Horowitz (term ends June 2019)
  • Felipe Cruz (term ends June 2021)
  • Richard Teichgraeber (term ends June 2020)

Research and Travel Committee

  • Richard Teichgraeber (term ends June 2019)
  • Yigit Akin (term ends June 2020); Subah Dayal (replacement for Fall 2018)
  • Kathryn Edwards (term ends June 2020); Felipe Cruz (replacement for 2018-2019)

Scheduling Committee

  • Elisabeth McMahon (term ends June 2020)
  • Linda Pollock (term ends June 2021)
  • Kenneth Harl (term ends June 2019)
  • Blake Gilpin (term ends June 2019)


Past Committee Memberships    
The make-up of past committees can be downloaded from the History file server.
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