2016-17 Committee Rosters


Executive Committee

Carol Loranger (Chair) Faculty President
Travis Doom Faculty Vice President
L. David Mirkin BSOM
Matt Rizki CECS
Carl Sabo CEHS
Barry Milligan COLA
Rosemary Eustace CONH
Dan Krane COSM
Steve Pedler LAKE
Berkwood Farmer  RSCOB
Michelle Schultz SOPP

Standing Committees

Building and Grounds Committee

L. David Mirkin BSOM
Caroline Cao CECS
Jeremy Mills CEHS
Stefan Chinov COLA
Marie Bashaw (Chair) CONH
Dawn Wooley COSM
<vacant> LAKE
David Bukovinsky RSCOB
Julie Williams SOPP
Debbie Whisler CaTS Designee (Ex-officio/NV)
Jean Denney Disability Services (Ex-officio/NV)
Dan Papay FMS Designee (Ex-officio/NV)
Rob Kretzer Parking Services (Ex-officio/NV)
Jeff Trick Physical Plant Designee (Ex-officio/NV)
Mary Holland Registrar Designee (Ex-officio/NV)
Lukas Wenrick Student Government (Ex-officio/NV)

Parking Services and Traffic Appeals Subcommittee

Kei Susuki BSOM
Michael Saville CECS
Gina Oswald CEHS
James Carter COLA
Ann Bowling & Tara Konicki (Alt) CONH
Erik Potts COSM
Dave Hochstein LAKE
John Cook (Chair) RSCOB
<vacant> SOPP
TBD Building & Grounds Committee Rep (Ex-officio/NV)
Jean Denney Disability Services (Ex-officio/NV)
Carol Loranger Faculty President (Ex-officio/NV)
Rob Kretzer Parking Services Designee (Ex-officio/NV)
Katherine Simpson Student Government
Ling Huang Student Government

Faculty Budget Priority Committee

Carol Loranger (Chair) Faculty President
Travis Doom Faculty Vice President
Raminta Daniulaityte BSOM
Fred Garber CECS
Roxanne DuVivier CEHS
Laura Luehrmann COLA
Marie Bashaw & Barbara Fowler (Alt) CONH
Dan Krane COSM
Marty Kich LAKE
Marlena Akhbari RSCOB
LaTrelle Jackson SOPP

Information Technology Committee

Gary Nieder BSOM
Thomas Wischgoll (Chair) CECS
Sheri Stover CEHS
Shelley Jagow COLA
Sharon Farra CONH
Erik Potts COSM
<vacant> LAKE
Burhan Kawosa RSCOB
Cheryl Meyer SOPP
Craig Wooley / Larry Fox CaTS Designee (Ex-officio/NV)
Terri Klaus CTL (Ex-officio/NV)
Sheila Shellabarger Library Designee (Ex-officio/NV)
Nathan Balasubramanian Student Government (Ex-officio/NV)
Matt Almazan Student Government (Ex-officio/NV)
TBD University Registrar Designee (Ex-officio/NV)

Undergraduate Academic Policies Committee

Travis Doom (Co-Chair) Marty Emmert (CECS Alt) CECS
Romena Holbert CEHS
Geoff Owens (Co-Chair) COLA
Tara Konicki CONH
Alan Chesen RSCOB
Nate Tymes LAKE
Susan Carrafiello Honors Program (Ex-officio/NV)
Carl Brun Multicultural (Ex-officio/NV)
Marian Brainerd & Carl Brun Provost Designee (Ex-officio/NV)
Amanda Steele-Middleton Registrar Designee (Ex-officio/NV)
Jack Dustin Service Learning (Ex-officio/NV)
Jean Kalima Student Government

Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Karen Meyer (Chair) CECS
Barb Dunaway CEHS
Pramond Kantha COLA
Ann Bowling CONH
Tammy Bash COSM
Kelley Battles LAKE
J. Michael Bernstein RSCOB
Carl Brun Provost Designee (Ex-officio/NV)
Eric Poch Registrar Designee (Ex-officio/NV)
Jack Dustin Service Learning (Ex-officio/NV)
Melissa VanScoy Student Government

Undergraduate Curriculum Review Committee

Brandy Foster  CECS
Mary Huber CEHS
Marie Hertzler COLA
Stephanie Triplett (Chair) CONH
Gale Klevan COSM
Giovanna Follo LAKE
Hans Sprohge RSCOB
Susan Carrafiello Honors Program (Ex-officio/NV)
Carl Brun Multicultural (Ex-officio/NV)
Carl Brun Provost Designee (Ex-officio/NV)
Jack Dustin Service Learning (Ex-officio/NV)
Koty Johnson Student Government

Undergraduate Student Petitions Committee

Rotating Membership from College Committee CECS
Doris Johnson CEHS
Annette Oxindine COLA
Liz Pully (Alt) CONH
Eric Rowley COSM
Steven Pedler LAKE
Kevin Duffy (Chair) RSCOB
Koty Johnson Student Government
Eric Poch Registrar Designee (Ex-officio/NV)
Lori Sommers Registrar Designee (Ex-officio/NV)

Undergraduate Student Success Committee

Craig Baudendistel (17)  CECS
Romena Holbert (18) CEHS
Thomas Fenton (18) (Chair) COLA
Cindra Holland (18) CONH
Peggy Kelly (17) COSM
Christine Wilson (17) LAKE
Kevin Duffy (18) RSCOB
Jean Kalima Student Government
Marsha Henderson University College
Shamon Green University College
David Bringhurst University College

Administrative Committees

Commencement Committee

Alysoun Taylor (18)  CECS
Maggie Veres (18) CEHS
Arvind Elangovan (17) COLA
Lynne Kelley (18) CONH
Eric Rowley (Chair) COSM
Kyle Min Student Government
Koty Johnson Student Government
Rick Fultz Student Government
Fran Keeley Office of Ceremonies (Ex-officio/NV)

Honors Committee

T.K. Prasad CECS
Jason Fruth CEHS
Donovan Miyasaki COLA
Yi-Hui Lee CONH
Meredith Rodgers COSM
Kathryn Easterday RSCOB
Lukas Wenrick Student Government

Woods Committee

L. David Mirkin BSOM
Ahsan Mian CECS
Gina Oswald CEHS
Lance Greene COLA
Misty Richmond CONH
Thomas Rooney (Chair) COSM
<vacant> LAKE
Charles Gulas RSCOB
<vacant> SOPP
Nick Lacey Student Government

Academic Integrity Hearing Panel

Title Name College
Co-Chair Erin Flanagan COLA
Co-Chair Sharon Heilmann CEHS
Faculty Member

Catherine Marco

Faculty Member Brandy Foster COLA
Faculty Member Maher Amer CECS
Faculty Member Marie Hertzler COLA
Faculty Member Sarah McGinley COLA
Faculty Member Tracy Brewer CONH
Faculty Member Gary Nieder COSM
Faculty Member Kelly Battles Lake
Faculty Member Enamul Choudhury COLA

Judicial (Conduct) Review Panel

Each panel is composed of five members of the University community, including one faculty member, one staff member, and three students. One student will be designated by the director or designee from the Office of Community Affairs & Student Conduct (OCASA) to serve as the chair. Quorum for any CRP hearing shall consist of at least one faculty or staff member and two students. 

Faculty members volunteer via the Faculty Senate volunteer form during Spring Semester of the previous academic year.  The pool of approved volunteers is submitted to OCASA which is responsible for training the volunteers and facilitating panel hearings on an as-needed basis.  Trained volunteers from any academic year may be asked to serve on a panel

Title Name College
Faculty Member Aaron Wolpert COLA
Faculty Member Christine Sitko CEHS
Faculty Member Enamul Choudhury COLA
Faculty Member Jerri Killian COLA
Faculty Member Thomas Lukowicz COLA

University Appeals Panel

Title Name College
Co-Chair Sarah Twill COLA
Co-Chair Rebecca Teed COSM
Faculty Member December Green COLA
Faculty Member Jerri Killian COLA
Faculty Member Dan Krane COSM
Faculty Member J. Michael Bernstein RSCOB



Athletics Council

Faculty Senate Representives to the Athletics Council (2)
Marie Bashaw (18)
Susan Carrafiello (17)

Graduate Council

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CoronavirusThe Graduate School office is currently closed as a preventative measure related to the COVID-19 virus. Our staff will continue to work remotely and information regarding special procedures can be found by visiting our closure information webpage.

During this time, we can be contacted via e-mail at wsugrad@wright.edu. We will respond to your e-mail as soon as possible. 

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You can work with faculty experts, fellow graduate students, and undergraduate students on the faculty member's research and discuss your ideas for independent research. We offer graduate research assistantship positions that may be eligible for tuition remission and annual stipends.

Success Stories

Wright State alumnus Csongor Bajnoczki published research on the lack of diversity in governmental COVID-19 task forces.
Anna Helmig, a two-time Wright State University graduate, oversees the care of 1.8 million artifacts at the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery.


Wright State professor of nursing Ann Stalter receives national innovation award

Ann Stalter, professor of nursing, received the Jane Barnsteiner and Joann Disch Innovation Award from the Quality and Safety Education for Nurses.

Wright State’s Raj Soin College of Business named a Best Business School by The Princeton Review

The Raj Soin College of Business was named to the Princeton Review's list of Best Business Schools for 2021 thanks to its on-campus M.B.A. program.

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New research by Lake Campus faculty member Chuck Ciampaglio published by prestigious international journal
Chuck Ciampaglio, professor of Earth and environmental science, and alumnus David Peterman discovered how an extinct animal moved through water.

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Research Council

Nic Reo (18) BSOM
Mike Raymer (17)  CECS
Sharon Heilmann (18) CEHS
Geoff Owens (18) COLA
Rosemary Eustace (17) CONH
Abinash Agrawal (17) COSM
Zdravka Todorova (18) RSCOB
Jeff Cigrang (17) SOPP
Stephen Jacquemin (18) LAKE

2016-17 Ad-Hoc Committees

General Education Assessment Committee

Maher Amer  CECS
Subhashini Ganapathy CECS
Beth Hersman CEHS
Mary Huber CEHS
Kathryn Meyer COLA
Laura Luehrmann (Chair) COLA
Anne Russell (Co-Chair) CONH
Liz Pulley CONH
Ayse Sahin COSM
Lisa Kenyon COSM
Megan Faragher LAKE
Michelle Smith LAKE
Bill Wood RSCOB
Sirisha Naidu RSCOB
Lukas Wenrick Student Government

International Education Advisory Committee (formerly IPOC - International Program Oversight Committee)

Terry Oroszi BSOM
Mateen Rizki (Chair) CECS
Gina Oswald CEHS
Irena Joseph COLA
Rosemary Eustace CONH
Burhan Kawosa  RSCOB
<vacant> SOPP
Jordan Large Student Government

IEAC Subcommittees

International Student Services  
Irena Joseph (COLA) COLA
Gina Oswald (CEHS) CEHS
Bev Schieltz (COSM) COSM
Suhashni Ganapathy (CECS) CECS
International Program Collaboration  
Dane Daniel (LAKE) LAKE
Rosemary Eustace (CONH) CONH
T.K. Prasad (CECS) CECS
International Recruiting and Outreach  
Burhan Kawosa (RSCOB) RSCOB
Roxanne DuVivier (CEHS) CEHS
Chris Hall (COLA) COLA
Jaime Ramirez-Vick (CECS) CECS


Library Task Force

<vacant> BSOM
Cristina Redko BSOM
<vacant> CECS
Bin Wang CECS
John Conteh CEHS
Roxanne DuVivier CEHS
Crystal Lake (Chair) COLA
Karla Huebner COLA
Deb Polling CONH
<vacant> CONH
Gale Kleven COSM
Scott Baird COSM
Dave Hochstein LAKE
Jamon Flowers LAKE
Hans-Dieter  Sprohge RSCOB
<vacant> RSCOB
Steven Kniffley SOPP
<vacant> SOPP
Steve Berberich (Co-Chair) Provost Office
Sheila Shellabarger University Libraries (Ex-officio/NV)
Noelle Downey Student Government (Ex-officio/NV)
Stephanie Bange University Libraries (ERC) (Ex-officio/NV)
Craig Woolley CaTS  (Ex-officio/NV)
Chris Roberts CTL (Ex-officio/NV)