Committees

Newly elected members are in bold.

Department Advisory Committee

  • Barry Pittendrigh (Committee Chair/Associate Chairperson)
  • Doug Landis (term ends in 2021)
  • Gabe Ording (taking over the rest of Ke Dong's term. Term ends in 2022)
  • Rufus Isaacs (term ends in 2023)

*Zsofia Szendrei's term ended in 2020.

Seminar Committee

  • Marianna Szucs (Committee Chair, term ends in 2021)
  • David Mota-Sanchez (term ends in 2022)
  • Julianna Wilson (term ends in 2023)
  • Jen Zavalnitskaya (student representative, term ends in 2021)
  • Renee Graff (administrative support)

*Will Wetzel's term ended in 2020.

Graduate Committee

  • Henry Chung (Committee Chair, term ends in 2021)
  • Matt Grieshop (term ends in 2022)
  • Marianna Szucs (term ends in 2023)
  • Nicole Wonderlin (student representative, term ends in 2021)
  • Anthony Cognato (Ex-Officio, Graduate Program Director)
  • Heather Lenartson-Kluge (administrative support)

*Deb McCullough's term ended in 2020.

Awards Committee

  • Zachary Huang (Committee Chair, term ends 2021)
  • Barry Pittendrigh (term ends 2022)
  • George Bird (term ends in 2023)
  • Elisabeth Darling (student representative, term ends 2021)
  • Heather Lenartson-Kluge (administrative support)

*Peter White's term ended in 2020.

Curriculum Committee

  • Rufus Isaacs (Committee Chair for both 2020-21 and 2021-22 terms)
  • Ned Walker (taking over the balance of Ke Dong's term. Term ends in 2021)
  • Matt Grieshop (term ends in 2023)
  • Max Helmberger (student representative, term ends 2021)
  • Anthony Cognato (Ex-Officio, Graduate Program Director)
  • Amanda Lorenz-Reaves (Ex-Officio, Undergraduate Advisor)
  • Heather Lenartson-Kluge (administrative support)

*Henry Chung's term ended in 2020.

DEI Committee

  • Julianna Wilson (Committee Chair)
  • Will Wetzel
  • David Mota-Sanchez
  • Amanda Lorenz
  • Zsofia Szendrei - new faculty member on committee
  • Oscar Castaneda (Staff representative)
  • Andrea Glassmire (Post-Doc representative)
  • Dan Turner (student representative)

*Peter White has stepped down from the committee.