Faculty Senate

Faculty Senate

Research Policies Council

Council Officers
Paul Ciccantell, Chair
Sociology
(269) 387-3594
David Rudge, Vice Chair
Biological Sciences
(269) 387-2779
Muralidhar Ghantasala, Secretary
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
(269) 276-3388
Ex Officio Members
Osama Abudayyeh
Faculty Senate Executive Board
(269) 276-3252
Steven Bertman
Chair, Faculty Research and Creative Activities Award Committee
(269) 387-2866
Permanent Members
Daniel Litynski
Vice President for Research
(269) 387-8294
Susan Stapleton
Dean, Graduate College (and serving as the designee for the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs)
(269) 387-8202
Patti VanWalbeck
Associate Vice President for Business and Finance (serving as the designee for the Vice President for Business and Finance)
(269) 387-2365



Elected Members
Lori Brown (2016)
Aviation
(269) 964-9448
Paul Ciccantell (2015)
Sociology
(269) 387-3594
Martha Councell-Vargas (2017)
Music
(269) 387-4697
Cat Crotchett (2016)
Art
(269) 387-2456
Muralidhar Ghantasala (2016)
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
(269) 276-3388
Muhammad Razi (2015)
Business Information Systems
(269) 387-5524
David Rudge (2016)
Biological Sciences
(269) 387-2779
Jessaca Spybrook (2017)
Educational Leadership, Research and Technology
(269) 387-3889
Susan Steuer (2015)
Libraries
(269) 387-5221
Andre Venter (2017)
Chemistry
(269) 387-2420
Udaya Wagle (2017)
Public Affairs and Administration
(269) 387-8934
Vacancy (2017)
Health and Human Services

Student Members
Vacancy (To be selected by the Graduate Student Advisory Committee)
Graduate Student
Vacant (To be selected by the Graduate Student Advisory Committee)
Graduate Student
 

The Faculty Senate
4060 Moore Hall
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5332 USA
(269) 387-3310 | (269) 387-3030 Fax
faculty-senate@wmich.edu