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Senate Roster 2018-2019

College of Letters, Science and Professional Studies

Department

Senator

Biological Sciences (2 years)  Stella Capoccia (Vice Chair, 2020) 
Business and Information Technology (3 years)  Rita Spear (2019) 
Chemistry (2 years)  Karen Wesenberg-Ward (2020)
Computer Science, Software Engineering and Network Technology (2 years)  Phil Curtiss (2019)
Health Care Informatics (3 years)  Charie Faught (Secretary, 2019) 
Liberal Studies (3 years)  Scott Risser (Chair, 2021) 
Mathematical Science (2 years)  Atish Mitra (2020) 
Nursing (3 years)  Miriam Young (2021) 
Professional and Technical Communication (3 years)  Chad Okrusch (2021)

 

Highlands College 

Department

Senator

Business and Accounting Technology (2 years)  Vicki Petritz (2020) 
Health Programs (3 years)  Laura Young (2019)
Trades and Technology (3 years)  Tony Patrick (2021) 
General Studies (3 years) Vacant

 

Research, Library and Adjunct Faculty

Department

Senator

Adjunct Faculty (3 years)  Vacant
Library Faculty (3 years)  Micah Gjeltema (2019) 
Research Faculty (CAMP) (3 years)  Ron White (2021)
Research Faculty (MBMG) (2 years)  Jackie Timmer (2020) 

 

School of Mines and Engineering

Department

Senator

Electrical Engineering (2 years)  Vacant
Environmental Engineering (3 years)  Katherine Zodrow (2019)
General Engineering (2 years)  Brian Kukay (2020) 
Geological Engineering (3 years)  Vacant
Geophysical Engineering (3 years)  Khalid Miah (2019) 
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering (2 years)  Courtney Young (2020) 
Mining Engineering (2 years)  Abhishek Choudhury (2020) 
Petroleum Engineering (2 years) George Williams (2020) 
Safety, Health and Industrial Hygiene (2 years) Dan Autenrieth (2020) 

Terms are for 2 or 3 years, as chosen by the department/area. Elections are held in March with terms expiring in May. The senator-elect and the retiring senator are invited to attend the last senate meetings of the academic year. Faculty Senate officers for the following academic year will be elected by the new senate at the last meeting of the academic year.