Committees

Course, program, and policy proposals are reviewed in the appropriate committee (list below), discussed at a meeting of the CAPC Executive Committee, and then brought before the General Assembly.

(2020-2021 CAPC Member Terms )

2020-2021 CAPC Executive Committee

2020-2021 CAPC Members by Committee

Academic Review Committee

  • Elizabeth Pfaffle: Chair
  • Sami Abdel-Salam, New Programs Advisory Chair
  • Linh Ngo
  • Jade Burris, Low Enrollment Advisory Chair
  • Patricia Davidson, Course Review and Revalidation Chair
  • Liz Staruch, Program Review Chair
  • Brian Bowen
  • John Taylor
  • Camilo Diaz Pino

General Education Committee

  • Karen Mitchell: Chair
  • Shawn Pfeil
  • Matthew Pierlott, Distributive Areas Chair
  • Andrew Sargent, Diverse Communities Chair
  • Brent Ruswick
  • Juliet Wunsch
  • Justin Rademaekers, Writing Emphasis Chair
  • Jenna Becker Kane, Speaking Emphasis Chair
  • Jelena Colovic-Markovic
  • Tabassum Ruby (proxy for Simon Ruchti), Interdisciplinary Chair
  • Lisa Marano, Ethics Chair
  • Jen Bacon, Dean (ex-officio)
  • Undergraduate Student Rep

Graduate Programs and Policies Committee

  • Vanessa Johnson: Chair
  • Nicole Cattano
  • Marc Gagne
  • Clayton Garthwaite, Library Faculty Rep
  • Dan Ilaria (ex-officio), CPE Facilitator
  • Laura Renzi (proxy for Cynthia Haggard)
  • Hyunsoo Kim
  • Orkideh Mohajeri
  • Jeremy Phillips
  • Diane Santori
  • Mia Ocean
  • Hassan Gomes, Graduate Student Rep

Undergraduate Policies Committee

  • Giovanni Casotti: Chair
  • Michael Guiry
  • Whitney Katirai
  • Marci Major Petrovich
  • Andrew Snyder
  • Matthew Snyder
  • Matthew Shea
  • Kathleen Howley, Vice Provost for Enrollment Management and Student Success
  • Megan Jerabek (ex-officio), Director of Academic Records
  • Undergraduate Student Rep

Undergraduate Programs Committee (UGPC)

  • Scott Heinerichs: Chair 
  • Giovanni Casotti, UGPC Co-Chair
  • Mahmoud Amer, Culture Cluster Chair
  • Michele Belliveau
  • John Bellomo
  • Jongwoong Kim
  • Melissa Cichowicz
  • Kevin Dean
  • Teresa Donze-Reiner
  • Kevin Flynn (proxy for Lori Fuller)
  • Tara Guerriero
  • Michael Holik
  • Mary Houser
  • Susan Johnston
  • Christine Karpinski
  • Sojung Kim
  • Dan Ilaria (ex-officio), CPE Facilitator
  • Rachel McMullin, Library Faculty Rep
  • Ann Lieberman Colgan, Non-classroom Faculty Rep
  • Brenna McGowan, Undergraduate Student Rep

Course Review and Revalidation Subcommittee (reports to Academic Review)

  • Patricia Davidson: Chair
  • John Taylor
  • Brian Bowen

Culture Cluster Subcommittee (reports to UGPC)

  • Mahmoud Amer: Chair
  • Matin Katirai 
  • Rachel McMullin
  • Israel Sanz-Sanchez
  • Heather Sharpe

Distributive Areas Subcommittee (reports to Gen Ed)

  • Matthew Pierlott: Chair
  • Shawn Pfeil
  • Ralph Sorrentino
  • Metello Mugnai
  • Tianran Chen
  • Ron McColl

Diverse Communities Subcommittee (reports to Gen Ed)

  • Andrew Sargent: Chair
  • Jocelyn Manigo
  • Adam Gumble
  • Patricia Swasey Washington
  • Zeinab (Zee) Baba

Ethics Subcommittee (reports to Gen Ed)

  • Lisa Marano: Chair
  • Brent Ruswick
  • Helen Schroepfer
  • Cheryl Monturo
  • Jess Sullivan-Brown
  • Tiffany Jones
  • Selen Razon

Interdisciplinary Subcommittee (reports to Gen Ed)

  • Tabassum Ruby: Chair (proxy for Simon Ruchti)
  • Ramona-Elena Stone
  • Jordan Stokes
  • Matt Waite
  • Liam Lair
  • Amy Baker

Low Enrollment Advisory Subcommittee (reports to Academic Review)

  • Jade Burris: Chair

New Programs Advisory Subcommittee (reports to Academic Review)

  • Sami Abdel-Salam: Chair

Program Review Subcommittee (reports to Academic Review)

  • Liz Staruch: Chair
  • Camilo Diaz Pino
  • Linh Ngo

Speaking Emphasis Subcommittee (reports to Gen Ed)

  • Jenna Becker Kane: Chair
  • Juliet Wunsch
  • Jelena Colovic-Markovic
  • John Craig
  • Jon Fowler
  • Cheryl Gunter
  • Karen Watkins

Writing Emphasis Subcommittee (reports to Gen Ed)

  • Justin Rademaekers: Chair
  • Amy Pajewski
  • Michelle Blake
  • Marie Bunner
  • Ian Morrison
  • Dawn Patterson
 
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