Committees Other than Senate Standing Committees
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Traditionally chaired by the prior academic year's Harry E. Brakebill Distinguished Professor Award recipient, this committee has oversight of the campus nomination processes for the Harry E. Brakebill Award, the Wang Family Excellence Awards, and the granting of Emeritus status for Faculty.
Meetings are based on member schedules, guided by set policy timelines.
|Matthew Escobar||2016 Brakebill Award Recipient, FASC Chair|
|Emily Merryweather||Lecturer Representative|
|Kristin Bates||Administrative Representative (Associate Dean, CHABSS)|
|Kimberly Anderson||Student Representative|
FCAC advises the Faculty Center Director about how best to implement the Faculty Center's mission. (Members are not eligible to apply for a Faculty Center Professional Development Grant for the duration for their term.)
FCAC meets 1-2:30 pm, 2nd Friday of each month during the academic year.
|Elisa Grant-Vallone||Faculty Center Director, Chair|
|Terri Metzger||Lecturer 17-19|
|Rebecca Brooks||CEHHS-SoE 17-19|
|Marion Geiger||CHABSS-HA 17-19|
|Nicoleta Bateman||CHABSS-BSS 17-19|
|Ofer Meilich||CoBA 16-18|
|Hyun Gu Kang||CEHHS-SHSHS/SoN 16-18|
|Carrie Moran||Library 16-18|
|Stephen Tsui||CSM 16-18|
|Allison Merrick||At-large 16-18|
FGC conducts the review process of applications for university-wide faculty grants related to professional development and research, scholarship, and creative activities. (Chair elected by committee.) One Lecturer representative is included; other members must be tenured.
Meetings are schedule around member availability, guided by policy timeline. (Staff contact - Teri Woods.)
|Wesley Schultz||Dean of Graduate Studies and Research|
|Cata Ratiu||CoBA 17-19|
|Heidi Breuer||CHABSS-HA 16-18|
|Ludmila Matiasm||Lecturer 17-19|
|Adam Shapiro||CHABSS-BSS 17-19|
|Hua Yi||Library 17-19|
|Ofer Meilich||Faculty At-large 16-18|
|Asher Santos||CEHHS 17/18|
Members must be full time and tenured. These are one-year committee seats. Meetings are based on committee members' schedules, guided by a set campus timeline. (Faculty unit employees applying for sabbatical leave are not eligible for election to the PLC.)
|Bruce Louis Rich||CoBA|
|Susie Lan Cassel||CHABSS-HA|
|Patricia Stall||Faculty At-large|
This committee promotes and enables a fair and equitable proposal process that ensures an exceptional annual series filled with culturally diverse events presented by professionals and experts in their respective fields.
|Sheryl Lutjens||Faculty At-large 17-19|
|Erica Freer||CHABSS-Non SoA 17-19|
|Justin Perron||CSM 17-19|
|Grace McField||CEHHS 16-18|
|Jonathan Berman||CHABSS-SoA 16-18|
|Christiane Wood||Faculty At-large 16-18|
|VACANT||Student Life and Leadership 16-18|
|Jamie Ondatje||USU/Clarke 16-18 (Staff)|
|Meghan Aparri||Student Representative 16/17|
|Gina Jones||Arts and Lectures Coordinator|
CEFAC identifies ways in which CSUSM can work collaboratively to build strong university-community partnerships anchored in the rigor of scholarship, and designed to help build community capacity as well as contribute to classroom pedagogy and future scholarship and creative activity.
|FACULTY - STANDING MEMBERS||Role|
|Christopher Bickel||Faculty At-large 17-19|
|Hyun Gu Kang||CEHHS-SHSHS/SoN 17-19|
|Patricia Stall||CEHHS-SoE 17-19|
|Kimber Quinney||CHABSS-HA 17-19|
|Emmanuel Iyiegbuniwe||Faculty At-large 16-18|
|Xin Ye||CSM 17/18|
|Kimberly D'Anna-Hernandez||CHABSS-BSS 16-18|
|Suzanne Moineau||Senate Chair 17-19|
|Patricia Prado-Olmos||Vice President, Community Engagement|
|Erika Daniels||Alliance, Faculty Director|
|Scott Gross||Associate Vice President, Community Engagement|
|Jodie Lawston||Engaged Scholarship, Faculty Director|
|Elizabeth Matthews||Civic Learning, Faculty Director|
|Veronica Anover||Service Learning, Interim Faculty Director|
|Sarah Villarreal||Associate Vice President, Community Engagement|
|Cynthia Chavez Metoyer||Office of Internship, Faculty Director|
This committee's purpose is to implement a fair distribution of funds allocated by the President for traditional co-curricular events. Examples: graduation recognition ceremonies, cultural events/celebrations, leadership conferences. Funding has been established by the University and is administered through the Office of Student Life & Leadership. Chair is appointed by the Dean of Students.
This committee meets as needed; mostly in the Spring semester, with meetings scheduled around member availability.
|Alicia Gonzales||Faculty At-large 17-19|
|Jason Schreiber, Director Student Life & Leadership||Chair|
|Gezai Berhane, Associate Director, Student Life & Leadership||Staff Representative|
|Yvette Avera, Budget Manager, Student Life & Leadership||Staff Representative|
|Conrad Ottey, VP of Finance, ASI|
|Noah Henwood||Student Representative|
ACIP promotes CSU campus participation in the development of policy concerning International Programs and to ensure regular communication between campuses and OIP. There is only one Faculty At-large representative from each of the 23 campuses. Members serve a three-year term. The Council meets two times per academic year and there is opportunity to serve on ACIP's various committees. Travel is coordinated through CSUSM's Office of Global Education.
CSUSM Representative - Faculty At-large 17/18-19/20 - Jonathan Berman
Using CSU system-wide guidelines, DACC collaborates on common accessibility challenges on campus, sharing solutions, approaches and resources.
17/18 Meeting Schedule - TBA
|Jay Robertson-Howell||Faculty At-large 17-19|
|VACANT||Faculty from Student Affairs Committee (SAC) 17/18|
|Bridget Blanshan||AVP Student Engagement & Equity/Title IX Coordinator|
|Mark Norita||Associate Vice President, Facilities Development & Management|
|Belinda Garcia||Director, Parking & Transportation Services|
|Michelle Hunt||Academic Labor Relations Coordinator|
|Floyd Dudley II||Director, Facility Services|
|Lisa McLean||Human Resources & Equal Opportunity|
|Melinda Swearingen||Human Resources & Equal Opportunity|
|Kerry Stein||Procurement & Support Services|
|Teresa Macklin||Director, Information Security/Enterprise Systems|
|Amanda Umphrey||IITS, Web Team|
|John Segoria||Director, Disabled Student Services|
|Erin Fullerton||Risk Manager, Safety, Risk & Sustainability|
|London Mays-Humphrey||Student Representative|
|Joshua Foronda||Staff Representative|
Work Group Charge:
1) Create a Campus Outreach Plan/Strategy/Power Analysis/White Paper to determine how to ensure that key members of the campus community are invited and that an analysis of the potential roadblocks/opposition is completed.
2) Create/develop the questions for three World Cafes. The questions will drive the conversation and allow collection of meaningful feedback and data; working in concernt with the facilitator.
3) Provide a summary/analysis/recommendationof the data collected in the World Cafes to the Academic Senate in Spring 2018.
|Work Group Members - Academic Year 17/18||Role|
|Fredi Avalos, Chair - Diversity Course Requirement Work Group||CHABSS - Communication|
|Julie Jameson||CSM - Biology|
|Rodney Beaulieu||CEHHS - Human Development|
|Joely Proudfit||CHABSS - American Indian Studies|
|Toni Olivas||Library - Education and Sociology|
|Patricia Stall||CEHHS - School of Education|
|Kambiz Hamadani||CSM - Chemistry and Biochemistry|
|William Byun||CoBA - Executive in Residence|
|Kevin Kilpatrick||CHABSS - Sociology|
|Nina Woodard||CoBA - Management|
|Kimber Quinney||CHABSS - History|
|Mary Robertson||CHABSS - Sociology|
|Cyrus Masroori||CHABSS - Political Science|
|Laurette McGuire||CHABSS - Anthropology|
|Scott Greenwood||CHABSS - Political Science|
|Ranjeeta Basu||CHABSS - Economics|
|Laurie Stowell||CEHHS - School of Education|
|Dreama Moon||CHABSS - Communication|
|Darel Engen||CHABSS - History|
|Leandro Galaz||CEHHS - Social Work|
|Regina Eisenbach||Dean, Academic Programs|
|Dawn Formo||Dean, Undergraduate Studies|
|Patti Garnet||Office of the Registrar|
The University Environmental, Health & Occupational Safety Committee shall be the principal campus body responsible for recommending policy on all aspects of environmental, health, occupational and public safety to the Vice President of FAS. Tasks will include:
1. Commentary on implications of pending and adopted public, environmental, health and safety laws and regulations.
2. Development of priorities for addressing public, environmental, health and occupational safety mandates and issues.
3. Recommending policies and procedures for the use and disposal of hazardous materials.
4. Assuming responsibility for any unassigned environmental, health and safety issues, and coordinating, consolidating, and allocating tasks to the following committees: Radiation Safety Committee, Chemical Hygiene and Biosafety Committee, Animal Care and Use Committee, etc.
5. Recommending safety regulations, guidelines, training programs, and necessary corrective actions concerning safety conditions associated with the work environment of employees to the Director of Safety, Risk & Sustainability Services and/or the Facilities Safety Committee (SETC sponsored).
|Director of Safety, Risk & Sustainability Services||Regina Frasca, Committee Chair|
|Faculty At-large S 17-S 19||Emmanuel Iyiegbuniwe, Public Health Direcotr, CEHHS|
|University Police Department MPP||Chief Jesus Flores or Lt. Phil Brust|
|Office of Human Resources||Lisa McLean or Melinda Swearingen|
Units 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 9 (in accordance
|Unit 3 CFA Rep - Anne Lombard, Others TBA|
|Student Representative||Kimberly Anderson|
|Student Health Services||Karen Nicholson, Director SH & CS|
GISC's goals include assisting students in attaining their bachelor's degrees.
Meets monthly during Academic Year; last Friday of each month, 10-11:30 am.
|Karen Glover||At-large Faculty Representative 16-18|
|Bridget Blanshan||AVP, Student Development Services|
|Ruttanatip Dan Chonwerawong||AVP, Student Academic Support Services|
|Diane Petersen||Director Administrative Projects, IITS|
|Cameron Stevenson||Assistant Director, IPA|
|Jennifer Fabbi||Dean, Library|
|Michael McDuffie||Immediate Past Academic Senate Chair (2 yr. term limit)|
|Adam Petersen||Staff to GISC|
|Alejandro Lopez||Student Representative|
|Josh Foronda||Student Representative|
|Dawn Formo||Dean of Undergraduate Studies, Chair|
|Graham Oberem||Provost and VP, Academic Affairs (as needed)|
|Lorena Checa||VP for Student Affairs (as needed)|
The Instructionally Related Activities Committee is an advisory group. The group meets to review applications submitted during the Spring semester, deliberate and vote on related funding.
|Rebecca Brooks||Faculty At-large|
|Suzanne Moineau||Senate Chair 17-19|
|Louis Adamsel, Co-Chair||President, ASI|
|Justin Lewis||Staff Representative|
|Rosa Mora||Student Affairs Senior Resource and Operations Analyst|
|ADDITIONAL REPRESENTATIVE||(votes only in case of tie)|
|Lorena Checa, Co-Chair||Vice President of Student Affairs|
IPC makes recommendations to the Provost regarding procedures, guidelines, and responsibilities for the administration and development of intellectual property and such other matters as the Provost shall determine.
Meetings are scheduled around member availability.
|Kimber Quinney||Faculty At-large 17-19|
|Hyun Gu Kang||Faculty At-large 16-18|
|James Jancovich||Faculty At-large 16-18|
|Teresa Macklin||IITS Dean designee|
|Carmen Mitchell||Library Dean designee|
|Wesley Schultz||Dean of Graduate Studies and Research|
|Brittany Angulo||Admin Support|
Meets first Thursday each month during academic year; 3:30 - 5:00 pm.
North County Hgher Education alliance (NCHEA) is dedicated to improving educational opportunitites for North County citizens and to promoting working relationships among California State University San Marcos; Mira Costa College; and, Palomar College.
|Elisa Grant-Vallone||Faculty Center Director; 2016 NCHEA President|
|Scott Hagg||AVP, Enrollment Management Servcies|
|Maureen Fitzpatrick||Faculty At-large 16-18|
|Kim Knowles-Yanez||Faculty At-large 17-19|
|Pat J. Pardo||Student Representative|
|Cassie Wolff||Student Representative|
PSAG reviews and makes recommendations regarding all space requests submitted by members of Academic Affairs for space not currently designated for a Unit in AA; reviews and comments on space requests submitted by other Divisions within the University; reviews and recommends on the reassignment of space within space already designated for a school, college or administrative unit within AA; and, facilitates planning for new programs in AA and growth of existing programs.
Meets at least once per semester and more frequestly if necessary.
|Kamel Haddad||Vice Provost/AV for Planning|
|Suzanne Moineau||Senate Chair 17-19 (CEHHS)|
|Yi Sun||BLP (Co-) Chair 17/18|
|Ben Cherry||CoBA 17-19|
|Katherine Kantardjieff||Dean CSM|
|Kristin Bates||Associate Dean, CHABSS|
|Deborah Kristan||Associate Dean, CEHHS|
|Mohammad Oskoorouchi||Associate Dean, CoBA|
|Char Booth||Associate Dean, Library|
|Mike Schroder||Dean, Extended Learning|
|Kevin Morningstar||Dean, IITS|
|Trish Runzel||Provost's Staff Apointee|
|Kris Roberts||Assistant to the Vice Provost|
SFAC reviews and recommends approval of requests to increase or waive tuition fees. This committee is advisory to the CSUSM President.
Meets third Tuesday of each month during the Academic Year; 12:00 N - 1:00 pm.
|Kamel Haddad||Vice Provost|
|Suzanne Moineau||Senate Chair 17-19|
|Alison Scheer-Cohen||Faculty At-large 16-18|
|Louis Adamsel||President, ASI 17/18|
|Rextini Andrade||ASI EVP 17/18|
|Michelle Tran||Student At-large 17/18|
|Savana Doudar||CHABSS Representative/Student 17/18|
|Rosa Mora||Budget Analyst, SASS, Staff 17/18|
|Lorena Checa||Vice President for Student Affairs|
|Julie Lindenmeir||Associate Director Financial Aid & Scholarships|
|Justin Lewis||Director, Resources and Operations|
|Randy Duncan||Director, Budget Office|
|Jason Drake||Director, Student Financial Services|
|VACANT||(Optional) Extended Learning|
SGAC facilitates the process for students seeking redress of complaints about a course grade. Members must be tenured. The committee chair is non-voting except in the case of a tie vote.
Meets on an as-needed basis and within policy guidelines; scheduled sl all members are available to attend.
|Blake Beecher||Faculty At-large 17-19|
|Karno Ng, Committee Chair||Faculty At-large 17-19|
|Jeff Kohles||Faculty At-large 17/18|
|Ted Shore||Facutly At-large 16-18|
|VACANT||Alternate, Faculty At-large 17-19|
|VACANT||Alternate Faculty At-large 17-19|
|Matt Escobar||Alternate Faculty At-large 16-18|
|Alyssa Sepinwall||Alternate, Faculty At-large 17/18|
|Kevin Palomino||Student Representative - Undergraduate|
|Alex Vega||Student Representative - Undergraduate|
|Jakayla Daniels||Student Representative - Graduate|
SGC Facilitates resolution of student complaints arising out of alleged unauthorized or unjustified act or decision, other than a grade appeal, by a member of the faculty, administration, or staff that in any way advdersely affects the status, rights, or privileges of a member of the student body. members must be tenured. Alternates may vote only if acting on behalf of a voting member of the committee. President appoints Chair. No member may serve more than two consecutive terms.
Meetings are scheduled around faculty availability, within policy timeline.
|Blake Beecher||CEHHS 17-19|
|Jeff Kohles||CoBA 17-19|
|Matthew Atherton||CHABSS 16-18|
|Jane Kim||CSM SP 18|
|Alyssa Sepinwall||Alternate, Faculty At-large 17-19|
|VACANT||Alternate, Faculty At-large 17/18|
|TBA||Academic Affairs Staff 17-19; President's Designee|
|VACANT||Academic Affairs or Student Affairs Staff 16-18; President's Designee|
|Matthew Richard||Student Representative|
|Kevin Palomino||Student Representative|
|Savana Doudar||Student Representative|
|Cassie Wolff||Alternate, Student Representative|
|TBA||Alternate, Student Representative|
SMAC serves in an advisory capacity for the student and administrative staff of student media, as well as additional student-led media enterprises that emerge on campus in the future. It also serves as an advisory resource for campus administration regarding the appropriate development, support, administration, and institutional "housing" of student media.
SMAC meets twice per semester, with dates/times based on acommittee member availability.
|Ashley Fogle||Faculty Coordinator|
|Shahed Sharif||Faculty At-large 17-19|
|Martha Gonzales||Faculty At-large 16-18|
|Cathy Baur||University Advancement|
|Jacquelyn Kilpatrick||Director, School of Arts|
|Jason Schreiber||Student Life and Leadership|
|Katlin Sweeney||Editor in Chief, Cougar Chronicle|
|Kent Davy||Faculty Advisor, Cougar Chronicle|
|Martha Stoddard-Holmes||Associate Dean CHABSS; MPP|
|Dick High||Outside Volunteer/Community Member|
|Pam Kragen||Outside Volunteer/Community Member|
|Sue Belt||Risk Management|
|Krista Thomas||AC Budget Coordinator, Cougar Chronicle|
|Scott Greenwood||Ex-Officio, Faculty|
|Nick Pollino||Student Representative; non-ASI Board Member|
|Kemisa Kassa||Student Representative; non-ASI Board Member|
UGAC advocates for campus globalization and acts as a catalyst for globalization efforts at CSUSM, administering two grant programs.
|Hyun Gu Kang||CEHHS 17/18|
|Jonathan Berman||CHABSS 17/18|
|Hua Yi||Library 17/18|
|Charles De Leone||CSM 17/18|
This committee fosters program and activities at CSUSM that provide educational opportunity and assistance to veterans and active duty military personnel. It serves as the campus body that addresses the goals of the California Veterans Edeucational Opportunities Partnership.
Meetings are the last Tuesday of each month during the Academic Year; Noon to 1:00 pm, CRA-3701.
|Patricia Reily||Veterans Services; Chair|
|Vicki Hernandez||Veterans Services|
|Jason Schreiber||Student Life & Leadership|
|Alan Brian||Assistant to VP for Strategic Planning and Assessment|
|Laurie Schmelzer||SSP, CSM|
|Cynthia Chavez Metoyer||Interim Chief Diversity Officer|
|Camilla Williams||Student Health and Counseling Services|
|Pam Welles||IITS Asminstrative Services|
|Claudia Oreegal||EL Military & Veterans Services Coordinator|
|Wendy Evers||Executive Director Workforce and Community Programs, EL|
|Jeff Marks||Deputy Director, Institutional Planning and Analysis|
|David McMartin||Director, Undergraduate Advising Services|
|John Segoria||Director, Disabled Studnet Services|
|Jennifer Handy||Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations, University Advancement|
|Ericka Korb||ONR ESTEP Coordinator, Veterans Center|
|Sara Quinn||Director, USU|
|Brian Newbury||President, Student Veterans Organization|
|Kim Quinney||Civic Learning FAculty Director|
|VACANT||Faculty At-large 17-19|
|Cassie Wolff||Student Representative|