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Westphal Faculty Caucus

The Westphal Faculty Caucus operates under its Charter and Bylaws with the goal to ensure shared governance between Westphal full-time faculty and the Dean’s Administration.

Executive Committee
Michelle McHugh
Chair
Michael Wagner
Vice Chair
Cyrille Taillandier
Recording Secretary
Bill Rees
Additional Member
Ulrike Altenmuller-Lewis
Additional Member
Westphal Caucus Committee Chairs
Luke Abruzzo
CCAA: 2019-23
Scott Bacon, Interim Chair
CCFA: 2022-23
Shannon Lacek
CCBP&D: 2021-23

 

Faculty Senators
Michelle McHugh

Dee Nicholas

Joseph Steinhardt

Jocelyn Tarquini


 Alternate Senators
Jeff Apruzzese

John Avarese

Ben Kalina

Matthew Kaufhold

Bill Rees
   

Adjunct Faculty Representative

Rosemary Murphy



Standing Senate Committee Members

Michael Wagner
SCAA 2023-24
Miriam Giguere
SCRSCA 2022-24
Julie Goodman
SCN 2021-23
Emil Polyak
SCAA (Grad)
2022-24
Raja Schaar
SCSL
2022-24
Joe Marsini (Liaison with University SCPB&D)
SCBP&D
2023-24
Shushi Yoshinaga
SCAS
2021-23
Joe Hancock
SCFA 2023-24
Emeritus Committee


Joe Hancock
2023-24
Sabbatical Committee


Michael Glaser


 

Caucus Committee on Academic Affairs (CCAA)
Luke Abruzzo
Performing Arts (Chair)
Rena Cumby
Architecture, Design & Urbanism (Liaison with SCAA)
Alphonso McClendon
Design
Jackie Kilmartin
Design
Robert Lloyd
Digital Media
Michelle McHugh
Cinema & Television
Diana Nicholas Architecture, Design & Urbanism (Liaison with SCAA Grad Subcommittee)
Daniel Coslett
Architecture, Design & Urbanism
Emil Polyak Digital Media
Delia Solomons Art & Art History
Jocelyn Tarquini

Cinema & Television

Jeanne Waite
Arts & Entertainment Enterprise

Terry Murphy, Director of Academic Scheduling and Services - Ex-officio
Evelyn Ramos,
Academic Advising - Ex-officio
Deb Ruben, Associate Dean for Academics - Ex-officio

 

Caucus Committee on Budget, Planning and Development (CCBP&D)
Nick Anselmo Performing Arts
Shannon Lacek (Chair)
Arts & Entertainment Enterprise
Paul Runyon
Design
Mark Stockton
Art & Art History
Andrew Susskind
Cinema & Television (Liaison with SCBP&D)
Jervis Thompson
Digital Media
Simon Tickell
Architecture, Design & Urbanism

Peter Bartscherer, Associate Dean for Finance, Facilities, and Operations – Ex-officio

 

Caucus Committee on Faculty Affairs
Ulrike Altenmuller
Architecture, Design & Urbanism Art
Scott Bacon, Interim Chair
Performing Arts
Chris Baeza
Design
Yvonne Leach
Cinema & Television (Liaison with SCFA)
Jacob Lunderby
Art & Art History
Emil Polyak
Digital Media
Joseph Steinhardt
Arts & Entertainment Enterprise

Neville Vakharia, Associate Dean for Research – Ex-officio