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Staff, Officers, and Committees

Wright State University Chapter

American Association of University Professors

On this page, you’ll find contact information for the AAUP-WSU staff and officers (Executive Committee Members), our representatives to the Faculty Governance Committee and to the Academic Services Committee. At the very bottom of the page, we list addresses and such for the chapter per se.

AAUP-WSU Staff

Administrative Assistant: Ms. Connie Jacobs

The AAUP-WSU office is staffed by our Administrative Assistant, whose hours vary from week to week and are posted on the office door.

Advisors to the Executive Committee

The following two emeritus faculty served our chapter as volunteers for more than fifteen years each and have been retained effective May 1, 2015, as advisors to the AAUP-WSU Executive Committee. They will fill half-time and quarter-time positions respectively and will be in the chapter office (123 Allyn Hall, 937-775-3608) on a regular basis.

Rudy H. Fichtenbaum, Ph.D. -- Executive Committee Advisor

James T. Vance, Jr., Ph.D. -- Executive Committee Advisor


 

AAUP-WSU Officers

The chapter's current officers include Dr. Marlese Durr, elected as a Member-at-Large of the Nominating Committee, plus those listed below.

President: Martin M. Kich, Ph.D. (Executive Committee member; term expires May 1, 2017)

Vice-president: Linda L. Farmer, Ph.D. (Executive Committee member; term expires May 1, 2016)

Secretary: Gretchen McNamara, D.M.A. (Executive Committee member; term expires May 1, 2017)

Treasurer: Thomas P. Rooney, Ph.D. (Executive Committee member; term expires May 1, 2016)

Communication officer: Stephanie Triplett, MS, MBA, RN, CCRN (Executive Committee member; term expires May 1, 2017)

Member-at-Large: Sharon Lynette Jones, Ph.D. (Executive Committee member; term expires May 1, 2016)

Member-at-Large: J. Michael Bernstein, J.D. (Executive Committee member; term expires May 1, 2017)

Member-at-Large: Robert E. Rubin, M.A. (Executive Committee member; term expires May 1, 2016)

Member-at-Large: Rebecca E. Teed, Ph.D. (Executive Committee member; term expires May 1, 2017)

Chief Negotiator: Adrian M. Corbett, Ph.D. (ex officio nonvoting Executive Committee member -- appointed)

Grievance Officer: Sirisha C. Naidu, Ph.D. (ex officio nonvoting Executive Committee member -- appointed)

Anticipated Appointments

May 1, 2015: The AAUP-WSU Executive Committee anticipates asking the RCMs to amend the Chapter Constitution and Bylaws so as to ...

  • split the present appointed position "Grievance and Contract Administration Officer" into two appointed positions:" Grievance Officer" and "Contract Administration Officer", and
  • split the present elected position "Communication Officer" into one elected position (still called "Communication Officer") and one appointed position "Media Officer".

Pending the actual ratification of the soon-to-be-proposed amendments, Sirisha Naidu officially holds the existing "Grievance and Contract Administration Officer" position, Stephanie Triplett officially holds the existing "Communication Officer" position, and the two appointments listed below are not yet officially effective.

Contract Administration Officer: Noeleen McIlvenna, Ph.D. (ex officio nonvoting Executive Committee member -- appointed)

  • Office: 351 Millett Hall
  • Campus mail address: Department of History; 370 Millett Hall
  • U. S. mail address: Department of History; Wright State University; Dayton, Ohio 45435
  • Telephone: 937-775-3872
  • e-mail: noeleen.mcilvenna@wright.edu

Media Officer: Kathleen Kollman, M.A. (ex officio nonvoting Executive Committee member -- appointed)

  • Office: 120 Millett
  • Campus mail address: Department of English Language and Literatures; 470 Millett Hall
  • U.S. mail address: Department of English Language and Literatures; Wright State University; Dayton, Ohio 45435
  • Telephone: 937-775-4231 [office]
  • e-mail: kathleen.kollman@wright.edu

 


 

Faculty Governance Committee

The three AAUP-WSU members of the Faculty Governance Committee (see article 10 in the CBA for TET faculty or in the CBA for NTE faculty) are listed below and were appointed by the Executive Committee.

J. Michael Bernstein, J.D.

Martin M. Kich, Ph.D., FGC Co-Chair

James T. Vance, Jr., Ph.D. (outgoing FGC member)

 


 

academic services committee

The three AAUP-WSU members of the 2013-14 Academic Services Committee (about which see section 18.5 in the CBA for TET faculty or in the CBA for NTE faculty) are listed below and were appointed by the Executive Committee. We continue to list also Dr. Marty Kich who is continuing to serve as the Lake Campus representative, this year having been appointed by the administration to serve in this capacity.

Cynthia K. Marshall, M.A.

Martin M. Kich, Ph.D.

Kim Ringo, M.S.

James T. Vance, Jr., Ph.D. (outgoing ASC member)

 


 

Contacting the Chapter

To contact the AAUP-WSU chapter, you may contact our administrative assistant or any of the chapter officers, all of whom are listed above. The chapter's U. S. mail address is

AAUP-WSU
123 Allyn Hall
Wright State University
Dayton, Ohio 45435

You may telephone the chapter at 937-775-3608 (chapter work office, 123 Allyn Hall) or send us a fax at 937-775-3617.

Alternatively, your may send e-mail to aaupwsu@gmail.com .


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This page was last modified on Wednesday, July 22, 2015. Corrections, comments, and suggestions are most welcome. Contact the webmaster for this page at aaupwsu@gmail.com. To contact the chapter, please see our Staff, Officers, and Committees page.