Members of the Board of Directors are elected by the faculty of humanities to three-year terms. To ensure continuity of governance, each year, two members are replaced. No more than two representatives may belong to a single department or program.
|Name||Title||Term End Date|
|Curt Cardwell, Ph.D.||Associate Professor of History||Spring 2014|
|Tim Knepper, Ph.D.||Associate Professor of Philosophy and Religion||Spring 2015|
|Amy Letter, M.F.A.||Assistant Professor of English||Spring 2014|
|Joanna Mosser, Ph.D.||Associate Professor of Politics and International Relations||Spring 2016|
|Martin Roth, Ph.D.||Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Religion||Spring 2015|
|Eric Saylor, Ph.D.||Associate Professor of Music||Spring 2016|
|Joseph Lenz, Ph.D.||Professor, Department of English
Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Previous Board of Directors Members include:
|Daniel Alexander||Mathematics and Computer Science|
|Jean Carmalt||Law, Politics, and Society|
|Jennifer Harvey||Philosophy and Religion|
|Maura Lyons||Art and Design|
|Joan Faber McAlister||Rhetoric|
|Mary McCarthy||Politics and International Relations|
|Renee Cramer||Law, Politics, and Society|
Drake faculty, at any rank, in any department or program in the University, whose work as teachers, scholars, or in academic service significantly involves humanistic inquiry, broadly construed, are eligible to join the Humanities Center Faculty. Those interested in doing so should email firstname.lastname@example.org expressing their wish to join the Humanities Center Faculty.
The Center for the Humanities is staffed by members of the Office of the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and of the English Department, the home department of the current Director. Staff members are responsible for managing budget, disbursals, and acquisitions and advising on day-to-day administrative matters related to the operation of the Center.