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2021-2022 Senators and Committee Assignments

Each TCU Faculty Senator is assigned to one of the Senate Standing Committees. These committees examine particular aspects of the academic affairs and mission themes of the University and normally meet at 3:30 p.m. on the Thursday following the Faculty Senate meeting. Senators may rank their preference for committee assignment. Click on the committee name to find the standing charges, recent recommendations, and senators currently assigned to each.

LAST NAMEFIRST NAMEDEPTCOLLEGERANKTERMEMAILCOMMITTEE
AckallDanyelleMANABusinessInstructor2023d.ackall@tcu.eduFRC
AdamsLavonneNURSNursing & Health SciencesAssociate Professor2023l.adams2@tcu.eduGC
AtkinsonSeanMUSIFine ArtsAssistant Professor2022-Serving as Past Chairsean.atkinson@tcu.eduGC-FSEC liaison
BashoreLisaNURSNursing & Health SciencesAssociate Professor2022lisa.bashore@tcu.eduAEC
BentleyJoshuaSTCOCommunicationAssistant Professor2022j.bentley@tcu.eduEEC-Chair
BradleyLayneINSCBusinessInstructor2022l.bradley@tcu.eduEEC
BroomEllenPSYCScience & EngineeringAssociate Professor of Professional Practice2024e.w.broom@tcu.eduFRC
CarterSuzanneMANABusinessProfessor of Practice in Strategy2022s.carter@tcu.eduAEC
ChenGuangyanMOLAAddRan (Hum)Assistant Professor2023g.chen@tcu.eduGC
ClinninBrianTHEAFine ArtsProfessor2024b.clinnin@tcu.eduFRC
CraigLayneENGLSISInstructor II2023a.layne.craig@tcu.eduAEC
DefeeCliffINSCBusinessAssociate Professor of Professional Practice,2023CLIFF.DEFEE@tcu.eduSRC
DuncanPatriciaRELIAddRan (Hum)Assistant Professor2023p.duncan@tcu.eduCUC
EllisKathrynNURSNursing & Health SciencesAssociate Professor of Professional Practice2023kathryn.ellis@tcu.eduEEC
ElwellJ. SageRELIAddRan (Hum)Assistant Professor2023sage.elwell@tcu.eduEEC
EnglerJenniferTHEAFine ArtsAssociate Professor2023j.engler@tcu.eduSRC
EspositoPhilKINENursing & Health SciencesAssistant Professor2023p.esposito@tcu.eduSRC
FrablePamelaNURSNursing & Health SciencesAssociate Professor2022p.frable@tcu.eduGC-Chair
FriedmanGregMATHScience & EngineeringProfessor2023g.friedman@tcu.eduEEC-FSEC liaison
FrinchaboyPeterPHYSScience & EngineeringProfessor2022p.frinchaboy@tcu.eduGC
FryJulieCHEMScience & EngineeringInstructor II2023j.fry@tcu.eduAEC
GarciaSophiaBIOScience & EngineeringInstructor II2023sophia.garcia@tcu.eduEEC
GonzalesEricMedical EducationSchool of MedicineAssociate Professor2022eric.b.gonzales@tcu.eduCUC
HahnDustinFTDMCommunicationAssistant Professor2023dustin.hahn@tcu.eduFRC
HammadHananHISTAddRan (SS)Associate Professor2023h.hammad@tcu.eduCUC
HavensJillENGLAddRan (Hum)Senior Instructor2022j.havens@tcu.eduFRC-FSEC liaison
HerzigEmilyMATHScience & EngineeringInstructor I2023e.herzig@tcu.eduAEC
HicksTracyNURSNursing & Health SciencesAssistant  Professor of Professional Practice2023T.HICKS@tcu.eduCUC
HokayemHayatEDUCEducationAssistant Professor2022h.hokayem@tcu.eduCUC-FSEC liaison
HosainyHadiHISTAddRan (SS)Instructor I2022hadi.hosainy@tcu.eduGC
Jackson-CenalesOtekaNURSNursing & Health SciencesAssistant Professor of Professional Practice2022oteka.jacksoncenales@tcu.eduCUC
JeffriesMarloBIOLScience & EngineeringAssociate Professor2022m.jeffries@tcu.eduAEC-Chair
JonesClarkBIOLScience & EngineeringSenior Instructor2022c.jones2@tcu.eduCUC
KalpathySwaminathanFINABusinessAssociate Professor2023s.kalpathy@tcu.eduAEC
KianiMorganENGRScience & EngineeringAssociate Professor2023m.kiani@tcu.eduCUC
KimSan-kyMUSIFine ArtsAssociate Professor2022s.kim4@tcu.eduCUC
KojolaErikSOCIAddRan (SS)Assistant Professor2024e.kojola@tcu.eduFRC
Lauve-MoonKatieSOWONursing & Health SciencesAssistant Professor2022katie.lauve@tcu.eduEEC
LeeSohyunSPANAddRan (Hum)Associate Professor2023sohyun.lee@tcu.eduGC
LemonAlexENGLAddRan (Hum)Associate Professor2023a.r.lemon@tcu.eduSRC
LynchLaurelCOSDNursing & Health SciencesAssistant Professor of Professional Practice2024l.lynch@tcu.eduSRC-FSEC liaison
MackayLydiaTHEAFine ArtsAssistant Professor2023l.mackay@tcu.eduEEC
McCormickKellyPHILAddRan (Hum)Associate Professor2023k.mccormick@tcu.eduFRC
MeynTillMUSIFine ArtsProfessor2023t.meyn@tcu.eduAEC
MihovVassilFINABusinessAssociate Professor2024v.mihov@tcu.eduGC
MoellerThomasFINABusinessAssociate Professor2022t.moeller@tcu.eduFRC
MurrayJoddyENGLAddRan (Hum)Associate Professor2022j.murray@tcu.eduAEC-FSEC liaison
NeriMarcACCTBusinessAssistant Professor of Professional Practice2023marc.neri@tcu.eduGC
Orozco MendozaElvaPOLIAddRan (SS)Assistant Professor2023e.orozcomendoza@tcu.eduEEC
OwczarskiKimberlyFTDMCommunicationAssociate Professor2024k.owczarski@tcu.eduAEC
Piñón, Jr.SantiagoRELIAddRan (Hum)Associate Professor2023s.pinon@tcu.eduSRC
QuesadaJanRELIAddRan (Hum)Senior Instructor2022j.quesada@tcu.eduCUC
QuinnBrandyEDUCEducationAssociate Professor2023b.quinn@tcu.eduGC
RobinsonJanieNURSNursing & Health SciencesAssociate Professor2024janie.r.robinson@tcu.eduSRC
RobinsonTwylaMUSIFine ArtsAssistant Professor of Professional Practice2023twyla.robinson@tcu.eduEEC
RodriguezJamesMUSIFine ArtsAssistant Professor2023james.rodriguez@tcu.eduGC
SandellDavidANTHAddRan (SS)Associate Professor2024d.sandell@tcu.eduAEC
SaweyMichaelBIOLScience & EngineeringInstructor II2023m.sawey@tcu.eduEEC
SawyerChrisCOMMCommunicationProfessor2024c.sawyer@tcu.eduCUC-Chair
SharplessRebeccaHISTAddRan (SS)Professor2024r.sharpless@tcu.eduAEC
SimanekEricCHEMScience & EngineeringProfessor2022e.simanek@tcu.eduEEC
SingletaryLauraMUSIFine ArtsAssistant Professor2022l.singletary@tcu.eduSRC-Chair
SpiceLorenMATHScience & EngineeringAssociate Professor2023l.spice@tcu.eduFRC
StewartAmyMUSIFine ArtsInstructor I2022a.b.stewart@tcu.eduSRC
StewartDaxtonJOURCommunicationProfessor2023d.stewart@tcu.eduGC
SwitzerMattEDUCEducationAssociate Professor2024j.switzer@tcu.eduFRC
ThirumalaiSriramINSCBusinessAssociate Professor2024s.thirumalai@tcu.eduGC
ToddJeffMOLAAddRan (Hum)Associate Professor2024j.todd@tcu.eduAEC
TomlinDerekMATHScience & EngineeringInstructor I2024d.c.tomlin@tcu.eduSRC
TrahanCoreyMUSIFine ArtsInstructor I2024COREY.TRAHAN@tcu.eduFRC
TylerTeeSOWONursing & Health SciencesAssistant Professor2022t.tyler@tcu.eduFRC
WeiBingyangCOSCScience & EngineeringAssistant Professor2023b.wei@tcu.eduSRC
WilliamsDanielHOCOHonors CollegeProfessor2022d.e.williams@tcu.eduFRC-Chair
WillsMarkACCTBusinessInstructor2023mark.wills@tcu.eduSRC
WoodBarbaraFINABusinessProfessor of Professional Practice2024b.wood@tcu.eduCUC
YangQinghuaCOMMCommunicationAssistant Professor2022q.yang@tcu.eduEEC
ZellerJessicaDANCFine ArtsAssociate Professor2024j.zeller@tcu.eduSRC
AEC:Academic Excellence Committee
CUC:Committee on University Committees
EEC:Educational Evaluation Committee
FRC:Faculty Relations Committee
FSEC:Faculty Senate Executive Committee
GC:Governance Committee
HMVV:Heritage, Mission, Vision & Values (part of the core curriculum)
IAC:Intercollegiate Athletic Committee
SRC:Student Relations Committee
Special Committees

Horizon Commission
Creative Activity, Research & Scholarship (CARS)
Faculty Senate Advisory Committee