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2015-2016 Committees

Steering Committee

  • Director
    Nora Rubel, Associate Professor of Religion and Classics; Director of SBAI
  • Acting Curriculum Chair
    Jean Pedersen, Associate Professor of Humanities at Eastman School of Music
  • Speakers Chair
    Joan Saab, Chair of Art and Art History; Associate Professor of Art History, and Visual and Cultural Studies
  • Research Grant Chair
    Rachel Haidu, ;Associate Professor of Art History; Director of Graduate Program in Visual and Cultural Studies
  • Untenured Faculty Representative
    Kristin Doughty, Assistant Professor of Anthropology
  • Governance Chair
    Terry Platt, Professor Emeritus of Biolog; Co-Director, Center for Workshop Education

Curriculum Committee

  • Jean Pedersen, Associate Professor of Humanities at Eastman School of Music, Acting Chair
  • Jennifer Creech, Assistant Professor of German
  • Tanya Bakhmetyeva, Lecturer of Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies; Lecturer of History

Speakers Committee

  • Joan Saab, Chair of Art and Art History; Associate Professor of Art History, and Visual and Cultural Studies, Speakers Committee Chair
  • Kathryn Mariner, Assistant Professor of Anthropology
  • Marie-Joelle Estrada, Lecturer of Psychology

Research Grant Committee

  • Rachel Haidu, Associate Professor of Art History; Director of Graduate Program in Visual and Cultural Studies
  • Marie-Joelle Estrada, Lecturer of Psychology
  • Margarita Guillory, Assistant Professor of Religion

Untenured Faculty Representative

  • Kristin Doughty, Assistant Professor of Anthropology
  • Marie-Joelle Estrada, Lecturer of Psychology