Committees & Advisory Boards

The Office of the Provost values shared governance to advance and implement academic initiatives and insitutional priorities.

Provost's Adjunct Advisory Board

This advisory board facilitates the understanding of the needs of its adjunct faculty and the effective integration of adjunct faculty into the academic life of the university. This group advises the Provost on concerns, policies and procedures that would positively impact the overall quality of the adjunct experience.

Name Title Department College
Sue Porterfield
Adjunct Faculty I Business Excellence
College of Business & Economics
Barbara Shelton
Adjunct Faculty III
Early Childhood Education
College of Education
Karen Campbell Kuebler
Adjunct Faculty II
Dance
College of Fine Arts & Communication
Walter Dearborn Adjunct Faculty I Kinesiology College of Health Professions
Amy Cedrone Adjunct Faculty II Philosophy and Religious Studies College of Liberal Arts
Morris Pondfield Adjunct Faculty II Computer & Information Sciences Fisher College of Science & Mathematics
Dave Vanko Interim Provost and Executive Vice President Office of the Provost  Division of Academic Affairs
S. Maggie Reitz Vice Provost Office of the Provost Division of Academic Affairs

Academic Integrity Policy Review Committee

This committee is charged with reviewing the Student Academic Integrity Policy and providing recommendations for potential revisions by the end of the Fall 2018 Semester. This policy is vital to the work of faculty in promoting academic quality and rigor.  

name title department college or unit
Nikki  Austin Associate Professor Nursing College of Health Professions
Luke Bollinger Solicitor General Student Government Association
Keri-Anne Croce Associate Professor Elementary Education College of Education
Josh DeMonte Assistant Professor Art + Design, Art History, Art Education College of Fine Arts & Communication
Karen Eskow*  Associate Dean  College of Liberal Arts  Division of Academic Affairs
Bob Giordani* Associate VP for Enrollment Management and Registrar  Office of the Provost Division of Academic Affairs
Diane Hall Associate Professor Family Studies and Community Development College of Liberal Arts
Ge Han Associate Professor Mathematics Fisher College of Science and Mathematics
Kathryn Kautzman Associate Professor Chemistry Fisher College of Science and Mathematics
Saidat Sanwoola Solicitor General Student Government Association  
Vinish Shrestha Assistant Professor Economics College of Business and Economics
Nirmal Srinivasan Assistant Professor Audiology, Speech-Language Pathology & Deaf Studies College of Health Professions
Lisa Sweeney Research and Instruction Librarian Library, Research, and Instruction Library
Ben Zajicek (Chair) Associate Professor History

 College of Liberal Arts

*Ex-Officio

Class Attendance & Absence Policy Committee

This committee is charged with reviewing the Class Attendance & Absence Policy and providing recommendations for potential revisions by the end of the Fall 2018 Semester. This review is occurring at this time to bring the policy in alignment with current university policy requirements.

name title department college or unit
Kyohei Abe Assistant Professor for Photography Art + Design, Art History, Art Education College of Fine Arts and Communication
Luke Bollinger Solicitor General Student Government Association

Miriam DesHarnais Research and Instruction Librarian Library, Research and Instruction Library
David Hearn Associate Professor Biological Sciences Fisher College of Science and Mathematics
John Hou Professor Mathematics Fisher College of Science and Mathematics
Alison Kabel Associate Professor Interprofessional Health Studies College of Health Professions
Xiaoming Liu (Sarah) Associate Professor Elementary Education College of Education
Haley Mark Professor and Chairperson Nursing College of Health Professions
Jessica Minkove Associate Professor Kinesiology College of Health Professions
Bethany Pace* Assistant Provost for Communication and Engagement Office of the Provost Division of Academic Affairs
Emily Parker Assistant Professor Philosophy and Religious Studies College of Liberal Arts
Leticia Romo (Chair) Associate Professor Foreign Languages College of Liberal Arts
Stella Tomasi Associate Professor e-Business and Technology Management College of Business and Economics
Jana Varwig Associate Vice President for Student Affairs Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs Division of Student Affairs
Susan Willemin Director for Disability Support Services Disability Support Services Division of Student Affairs

*Ex-Officio