Faculty Senate

Membership & Reporting: Members are elected from and by faculty. Department Chairs are ineligible to serve.

Committee Members

Sarah Tusa, President

Arts and Sciences
Cristian Bahrim (At-large) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Kami Makki (At-large) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Charles Popp (At-large) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Tom Sowers (At-large) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Valentin Andreev (At-large) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Ana Christensen (At-large) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Michael Beard (Computer Science) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Jennifer Daniel (Math) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Ozge Gunaydin-Sen (Chemistry and Biochemistry) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
George Irwin (Physics) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Joseph Kruger (Earth and Space Sciences) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
J. P. Nelson (Political Science) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Yasuko Sato (History) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Judy Smith (Nursing) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Randall Terry (Biology) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Adrienne Blackwell (English) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
T.J. Geiger (English) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Stacy Knight (Nursing) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Cheng-Hsien Lin (Soc, Swk, & CJ) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Ted Mahavier (Math) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Jennifer Ravey (English) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Martha Rinker FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Gina Hale (Nursing) FALL 2016-SUM 2017

Business
Tim McCoy (At-large) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Seokyon Hwang (Construction Management) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Purnendu Mandal (Information Systems) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Vivek Natarajan (Management and Marketing) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Karyn Neuhauser (Economics and Finance) FALL 2015-SUM 2017

Education
Anna Nguyen (At-large) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
R. J. Davis (At-large) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Belinda Lopez (Counseling) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Vanessa Villate (Teacher Education) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Ken Young (Education Leadership) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Rick Carter (Kinesiology) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Janice Kimmons (Family and Consumer Science) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Mamta Singh (Professional Pedagogy) FALL 2015-SUM 2017

Engineering
Paul Corder (At-large) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Nicholas Brake (Civil) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Xuejun Fan (Mechanical) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
John Gossage (Chemical) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Xinyu Liu (Industrial) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Gleb Tcheslavski (Electrical) FALL 2016-SUM 2017

Fine Arts and Communication
Xenia Fedorchenko (At-large) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Vinaya Manchaiah (Speech Science) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Bryan Proksch (Music) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Zanthia Smith (Deaf Studies and Education) FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Richard Gachot (Art) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Joel Grothe (Dance and Theater) FALL 2015-SUM 2017
Nicki Michalski (Communication) FALL 2015-SUM 2017

Library
Sarah Tusa FALL 2016-SUM 2018
Michael Saar FALL 2015-SUM 2017

College Readiness
Melissa Riley FALL 2015-SUM 2017

Lamar State College Port Arthur
Mavis Triebel