Dean of the Faculty

Faculty Committees 2020-21

Updated March 29, 2021. Committee appointments for 2021-22 will be announced in September.

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Academic Policy and Planning (CAPP)

Faculty: Becker, Cerveny, Katz*, Koski, Mieszkowski, Miller, Sabnis
Ex officio: Bilger, Oleson
Students: Loza, Ouedraogo, Yonaka

CAPP Budget Advisory Subcommittee (CBAS)
Faculty: Cerveny, Katz, Koski, Mieszkowski, Sabnis
Ex officio: Arvin, Bilger, Oleson, Porter
Staff: Tust

Academic Success

Faculty: Corpus, Harkin, López Lerma, Ormsby*
Ex officio: Gruber, Maxfield, Schlitt


Faculty: Foat
Ex officio: Gibson, Lowrie, Maxfield
Staff: Brigham, Chi, Ford, Granger, Hunter, Parker, Sams, Sharp, Simón, Taylor, Williams, Yeadon
Student: Yanaka

Ad Hoc Committee on Accreditation

Faculty: Faletra, Mellies
Staff: Harra, Hudson, Hutto, James, Oleson*, Tamada

Administration (AdComm)

Faculty: Brada, Holmes, Martínez Valdivia, Renn*, Wang
Ex officio: Maxfield, McLaughlin

Admission and Financial Aid (AFAC)

Faculty: Carrera, Miyoshi, Netusil*, Perkinson, A. Ramirez, Sullivan
Ex officio: Arvin, McConnell-Black, Sundstrom, Trulove
Students: Ouedraogo

Advancement and Tenure (CAT)

Faculty: Applewhite, Crocker, Cross, Minardi, Pearson, Rock, Silverstein
Ex officio: Oleson
Chair: Bilger

Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD)

Faculty: Ditter*, Foat, Fraser
Ex officio: Granger, McConnell-Black, Ochoa
Staff: Oleson, Tamada, TBD
Students: TBD

Appeals and Review (A&R)

Faculty: Burford, Drumm, Netusil, Schneiberg
Trustees: Alt, Noto, Wollenberg
Ex officio: Bilger, Perlmutter

Art Collection Management (ACMC)

Faculty: Diebold, Miyoshi
Ex officio: Oleson*, Porter, Snyder, TBD
Students: Hashimoto, Pendragon

Bookstore Board

Faculty: Alonso, Rhew
Ex officio: Arvin, Tust, Valeske
Students: Cunningham-Rodriguez

Center for Teaching and Learning

Faculty: Metz

Classroom Observation

Faculty: D. Fix, Hackenberg, King, Miyoshi, Schroeter

Combined Degree Programs

Faculty: Essick*, J. Fix


Faculty: Garloff, Parker
Ex officio: Heaton, Oleson*
Students: Chen, Mangipudi

Community Affairs (CAC)

Faculty: Anderson (sp), Arkonovich*, Daby (f), Ditter
Ex officio: McConnell-Black

Community Engagement

Faculty: Bashir, Caffee, Fortuna*
Staff: TBD

Computing Policy (CPC)

Faculty: Cohen*, Hopkins, Z. Jiang, Rajbhandari, Wasserstrom
Ex officio: Hutto, Kwong Caputo, Morita-McVey, Ringle, Tamada, Tust
Staff: Poliakoff, Sundstrom
Students: TBD


Faculty: Burford*, Chacón, Makley, Ritz, Savery
Ex officio: Chi, James, Trulove, Valintis
Students: Loza, Yonaka, Zenger

Faculty Clerk


Faculty Research


Fellowships and Awards

Faculty: Brashier, Knutson, Kwon, López Lerma, Witt, Zornik*
Staff: Martin, Siron

General Education

Faculty: Canseco-Gonzalez*, Fraser, Hare, Luker, Pommersheim

Graduate Studies (MALS)

Faculty: Delehanty, Dickson, Dirks*, Lencek, Silverstein
Ex officio: Hudson

Grievance Review Panel

Faculty: Delehanty, Diebold, Franklin, Makley, Millender, Wasserstrom
(President appoints chair)

Griffin Guides

(see Academic Success)

Institutional Animal Care and Use (IACUC)

Faculty: Hackenberg*, Hinchliff, Zornik
Staff: Wilkinson
Community: TBD
Veterinarian: Saunders
Students: S. Chang

Institutional BioSafety

Faculty: Essick*, Schaack
Ex officio: Sams
Community: TBD

Institutional Review Board (IRB)

Faculty: Carpentier, Corpus, Korobenko, Pitts*, Schneiberg
Staff: Oleson
Community: Magnan, Sipes

Judicial Board (J Board)/Adjudicating Boards

Advisors: Glasfeld, Karoly

Library Board/IMC

Faculty: Grinberg, Kobayashi, Landvatter, Schaack
Ex officio: Hutto*
Students: Hashimoto

Mentoring for New Faculty

Faculty: Chacón, Whittington
Ex officio: James, Oleson

Off-Campus Study Programs (OCSC)

Faculty: Alonso*, Daby, Fry, Hu
Ex officio: Blizzard, McConnell-Black, McLaughlin, Sundstrom, Trulove
Students: TBD


Faculty: Millender, Rajbhandari
Ex officio: Yang

Outreach (TAG)

Faculty: Bowring, Shurman, Tran
Ex officio: Hudson

Pacific Northwest College of Art Program

Advisor: Knutson



Physical Plant

Faculty: Bashir, Hare, Hinchliff, Shampay*
Ex officio: Arvin*, Heaton, Leavitt, McLaughlin, Oleson 
Staff: Yeadon
Students: Hashimoto


Advisors: Netusil


Advisors: Parker


Advisors: Applewhite, Cerveny, Shampay

President’s Summer and Winter Fellows/Davis

(committee inactive this year)

Radiation Safety (RSC)

Faculty: Bowring, Illing*, Shurman
Ex officio: Newhouse, Sams
Staff: Oleson

Reactor Operations

Faculty: Gerrity, Illing*, Shurman
Staff: Newhouse, Oleson
Student: TBD
Community: Dyer, Lei, Reese

Reed Union

Faculty: Cohen, Montgomery (sp)
Staff: Corrigan-McElroy, Smith
Students: Loza, Quintana-Rodriguez

Sabbatical Fellowship Awards

Faculty: Breen, Franklin, Garloff*, GhaneaBassiri, Knutson

Sex, Gender, & Sexuality (SGS) Studies

Faculty: Caffee, Harper, Metz*, Sullivan

Undergraduate Research

Faculty: Bredeson*, LaLonde, Landvatter, Lazier, McConville, Waller
Staff: Griffin

Vollum Award for Science & Technology

Faculty: Essick, Glasfeld, Groce, Ormsby, Renn
Ex officio: Bilger, Oleson

Interdisciplinary Committees

American Studies

Burford*, Dirks, Leibman, Schneiberg

Biochemistry/Molecular Biology (BMB)

Ahuja, Applewhite, Chacón*, Shampay


Beck, Gerrity


Foat, Sabnis

Comparative Literature

Caffee, Delehanty, Drumm*, Fraser, King, Mieszkowski

Comparative Race and Ethnicity Studies (CRES)

Duffly, Fortuna, Kwon, Montgomery*, Natarajan, Sullivan


Bredeson, Tran

Environmental Studies (ES)

Fry*, Howe, Koski, Netusil, A. Ramirez

Film and Media Studies

Cohen, Fraser, Garloff, Grinberg*, Harkin, López Lerma, Miyoshi, Witt


Breen, Savery


Brada, Howe, Z. Jiang, Montgomery*, Schneiberg


Duffly, Savery

Mathematics/Computer Science

J. Fix, Pommersheim


McConville, Parker


Franklin, Korobenko


Canseco-Gonzalez, Cerveny, Pitts, Zornik*

Religion/Political Science

GhaneaBassiri, Steinberger

Committees Formed Under The Community Constitution

Appeals Board

Faculty: García-Bryce*, Grinberg, Savery, Steinberger
Students: Anachebe, Narain, Zelitchenko

Honor Council

Faculty: Beck, King*, Savery
Staff: Gowland, Kotler, Samuels
Students: Zhang


Faculty: Arkonovich, Monnin
Staff: Packwood, Walford
Students: Narain, Zenger

Staff-Faculty Committees


Faculty: Franklin, Sherman*
Staff: Cass, Oleson, Schroerlucke


Faculty: Gerrity
Ex officio: Lydgate, TBD
Staff: TBD

Quality of Life

Faculty: Rhew, Schroeter
Ex officio: Tanner, Valintis*
Staff: Eggleston, Paniagua, Workman


Faculty: LaLonde*, Ondrizek
Ex officio: Ewing, Hayes, Hicks, Krampien, Monsef, Olsen, Sams, Tennant, Terrie, Westfall, Williams
Staff: Lay, Toutain, Wilkinson
Students: Zenger


Faculty: Fry, Ondrizek*
Ex officio: Perry, Sams, Yeadon
Staff: Gonyer, Valeske
Students: Pendragon