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Arts & Sciences Committees

Arts & Sciences Council

Mondays 3:30-5 p.m. in the Drake Room, Olmsted Center

Fall 2020 Spring 2021
Wednesday, September 4 February 15
September 16 March 15
October 21 April 19
November 18 May 10
December 9  
Members At-Large 
Emily Newman, ART (22) Sarah McCoy, FA (21)
Jill Allen, PSY (21)

Nanci Ross, BIO (21)

Meredith Luttrell, BIO (22)

Titus Klinge, MATH/CS (22)

Divisional Representatives 
Akira Mori, MUS, FA (22) Brad Crowell, PHILREL, HUM/SS (22)-vice chair
Shauna Kaplan, BIO, NS (22) Maryann Huey, Math/CS, NS (21)
Ellie Falter, MUS, FA (21) Mary McCarthy, POLS, HUM/SS (21)
Jennifer McCrickerd, chair  
Staff Representative  
TBD (20)  
Student Representatives  
-AS senator: Madeline  

Arts & Sciences Council Minutes


Arts & Sciences Department Chairs

Tuesdays 2:30-4 p.m. in the Drake Room, Olmsted Center

Fall 2020 Spring 2021
September 3-all January 26-all
September 17-new February 9-divisional
October 1-all February 23-all
October 22-divisional March 9-divisional
November 5-all March 23-all
November 19-divisional April 6-divisional
December 3-all April 20-all
  May 4-all
Department Chairs   
John Fender- Art and Design Tim Urness - Math and Computer Sci
Marc Busch - Biology James Romain - Music 
John Gitua - Chemistry  Brad Crowell- Philosophy & Religion
Nancy Berns - Culture and Society Adina Kilpatrick - Physics and Astronomy 
Megan Brown - English  Matt Bruinekool - Political Science
David Courard-Hauri - Environmental Science Brian Sanders - Psychology 
Karen Leroux- History  John Pomeroy - Theatre 
Renee Cramer- Law, Politics and Society  Marc Pinheiro-Cadd - World Languages and Cultures 
Program Directors   
Charisse Buising - Biochemistry, Cell, Molecular Biology   
Melisa Klimaszewski - Women's and Gender Studies   
Center and Institute Directors   
Brian Gentry- Drake University Science Collaborative Institute Leah Kalmanson - Center for Humanities 

A&S Curriculum Committee

Meetings TBD
New course forms or course change forms for review by Curriculum Committee are due one week prior to each meeting.

Fall 2019
 
Curriculum Committee Members
Chair: Brad Crowell  
Robert Craig, Art, FA (21)

Nancy Reincke, ENG, HUM (21) 

Greg Lengel, PSY, NS (22)

Daria Trentini, SCS, SS (22)


A&S Faculty Cabinet

Meetings in Arts & Sciences Dean’s office

Fall 2019 Spring 2020
October 8 TBD
November 1  
December 6  
Faculty Cabinet Members
Ann Cravero, MUS, Chair  
David Senchina, BIO, NS (21) Neil Ward, Art, FA (20)
Nate Holdren, LPS, SS (21) Leah Kalmanson, PHIL/REL, HUM (20)

Promotion and Tenure Committee

Committee Members
Amahia Mallea, HUM/SS (21) Mark Vitha, NS (22)  
Maura Lyons, FA (21) Clarence Padilla, FA (22)
Heidi Sleister, NS (21) Debra DeLaet, HUM (22)

Faculty Senate

Divisional Representatives  
Neil Ward, FA (22) Joan McAlister, SS (22)
Ashley Sidon, FA (21)  Yasmina Madden, HUM (21)
Renee Cramer, SS (21)

Peter Levi, NS (21)

Matthew Zwier, NS (21) Megan Brown, HUM (22) 
Klaus Bartschat, NS (22)  


Faculty Senate Meeting Schedule


Academic Integrity Committee

Chair:   
Faculty Representatives  Faculty Alternates 
Renee Cramer, LPS, SS (21) Joseph Schneider, SCS, SS (21) 
Martin Roth, PHIL, HUM (21) Deborah Kent, Math/CS, NS (21)
Chris Kliethermes, PSY, NS (21) Amy Letter, ENG, HUM (21)
Robert Meunier, MUS, FA (20)

Leann Freeman-Miller, MUS, FA (21)


Technology Planning Committee

Committee Members
Maryann Huey- Chair  
Olga Lazareva, PSY, NS (21) Leslie Marrs, MUS, FA (20)
Sandra Patton-Imani, SCS, SS (21) Lisa West, ENG, HUM (21) 
Clayton Mitchell, ex-officio Maria Bohorquez, ex-officio

Diversity Committee

Faculty and Staff Representatives
Meredith Luttrell-chair  
Matt Canfield, LPS, HUM/SS (21) Vincent Kinney, MUS, FA (20)
Ashlyn Hardin, Staff (21)  Lisa Grulke (20)
Meredith Luttrell, BIO, NS (21)  
Colin Cairns, CHEM (20)-at large Eduardo Garcia-Villada (21)-at large
D'Azhane Felder-Johnson (student rep) Teres Otanez-Ortez (student rep)

Pre-Medical Advisory Committee

Committee Members
Gholam Mirafzal, CHEM, Chair Marc Busch, BIO
Adina Kilpatrick, PHY  
Cassity Gutierrez, PHARM  

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