Academic & Faculty Committees

Standing Committees

The President, Chief Academic Officer, and Chair of the Faculty are ex-officio members of all standing faculty committees and shall recieve timely notices of their meetings and minutes of their proceedings.

Committee on Academic Standards – TBA, Chair
K. Burke (2021),  M. Chung (2021), and R. Seguin (2021), L. Nienart (2022), N. Sugandhi (2022) and T. Yang (2022); ex-officios: K. Bean, M. Sanford

Committee on Appointments, Tenure and Promotion – M. Wolff, Chair
J. Chen (2021), M. Erickson (2021), J. Wisnewski (2021), S. Rpzene (2022) L. Onorato (2022), and K Schultz (2022)

Committee on Assessment of General Education – M. Allen, Chair
E. Cooper (2022), A. Kerwin (2022) and S. Navarette (2022), M Sheehy (2023), A. Stephens (2023) and W.  Wang (2023); ex-officio: JR Bjerklie

Committee on Committees – TBA, Chair 
L. Elder, (2021), K. Walker (2022), amd L. Wehner (2023)

Committee on Diversity and Campus Climate – TBA, Chair.
Need PLS repl for S. Sessions (2022), H. Rivera (2023), and K. Walker (2021)

Faculty Board Liaison Committee
C. Ficano (2021), Division Chairs, and members of Faculty Council

Committee on Faculty Compensation and Budget – TBA, Chair
Need SBS replacement for R. Kasamanli (2021), K. Kreisher (2021), and L. Marra (2021), J. Chen (2022), need PLS repl (2022) and J. Von Stengel (2022)

Committee on Faculty Development – R. Ceresola, Chair
R. Ceresola (2023), B. Fest (2021) and N. Zhang (2022)

Graduate Advisory Committee – Z. Balogh-Brunstad, Chair
P. Grust (2021), B. Kahl (2021), A. Stephens (2021), Z. Balogh- Brunstad (2022), B. Fest (2022), W. Kowalczyk (2022), and A. Ceacareanu (2022)

Committee on Honors Program – L. Dalton and K. Jones, Co-Directors
Ch. Anderson (2021), M. Kano-White (2021), E Cooper (2022) and J. Garrett (2022)

Interdisciplinary Studies Committee – B. Fest, Chair
E. Chernyak (2021), B. Fest (2021), A. Ghassemi (2021) L. Frankel (2022), L. Nienart (2022) and M. Walcott (2022)

Committee on Library & Educational Technology – TBA, Chair 
S. Carr (2021), L. Darien (2021), W. Zhang (2021), Ch. Anderson (2022), M. Sheehy (2022), and L. Wehner (2022); ex-officios: D. Heyduk and T. Warger

Committee on Off-Campus Study – D. Griffing, Chair
Co. Anderson (2023), D. Griffing (2021) and B. Kahl (2022); K. Bean (ex-officio)

Faculty Council

K. Seeley (Chair), H. Rivera (2021),  P. Troischt (2021) and D. Zullo (2021). E. Johnson (2022), A. Forster Rothbart (2022), and K. Walker (2022). Johnson, Forster Rothbart and Walker are divisional representatives; Rivera, Troischt and Zullo were elected by the faculty-at-large.

Special Committees

Special committees may also be established by the Chief Academic Office or the Chair of the Faculty, in consultation with the President, or by vote of the faculty. The President and Chief Academic Officer shall be ex-officio members of all Special Committees and shall be sent minutes of all meetings.

3-Year Degree Committee – TBA

Academic Computing  – TBA

Advisory Committee on Campus Safety & Security – TBA

Campus Wide Diversity Committee – B. Charles, Chair
D. Baker, E. Baxter-Toal, P. Dopazo, A-L. Gonzalez, S. Janitz, N. Mendez, J. Murray, H. Rivera, K. Walker, D. Zullo

Campus Theme Committee – A. Forster Rothbart, Chair
K. Jones, P. Stamp, M. Wolff, P. Dopazo, Nelson- need PLS rep

College-Wide Assessment Committee – TBA, Chair

Committee on Athletics – TBA

Health Professions Advisory Committee – A. Piefer, Chair
M. Allen, D. Hamilton, G. Hunsberger, T. Turick-Gibson, J. Wellman

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee – M. Kuhlmann, Chair
A. Crooker, TBA from SBS, K. Bean (ex-officio), Puritz (vet), Schwalenberg (community member), S. Sessions

Internship Advisory Committee – (TBA, Chair)
M. Sheehy, TBA, E. Cooper, TBA from Advancement, A. Forster Rothbart, R.Hanft, B-A. Heegan, S. Navarette, P. Troischt

Institutional Review Board – G. Hunsberger, Chair
E. Chernyak, A. Ghassemi, W. Kowalczyk, and J. Wellman

Pine Lake Advisory Committee – TBA

Radiation Safety Committee – K. Schultz, Chair
A. Crooker, C. Decker, K. Schultz, and K. Bean (ex-officio)

Retention Advisory Committee – TBA, Chair
J. Czarnecki, L. Elwood, M. Kano-White, H. Lichtman, JR. Bjerklie, P. Stamp (c. Lacy and CAO ex-officio)

Scholarship Awards Committee – Deputy Chair, J. Wellman
Chief Academic Officer (b. Feldman), Chair of the Faculty, (K. Seeley), President of the Hartwick College Honor Society (S. Navarette); co-Director, Committee on Honors Program (K. Jones), Two at-large administrative reps—elected by Staff Council: TBA and J. Wintringham; Two at-large appointments made by the Chief Academic Officer for annual service: L. Frankel, S. Carr; Three elected faculty members: L. Frankel (2020), need SBS repl (2021), and W. Wang (2022).

Division Officers

Arts and Humanities – Chair, M. Shaw (2022), Vice Chair, M.Shaw (2019)

Physical and Life Sciences – Chair, P. Grust (2022); Vice Chair, D. Hamilton (2021)

Social and Behavioral Sciences – Chair, P. Stamp (2022); Vice Chair, E.Bloom (2019)

Chair of the Faculty

K. Seeley (2022)

Miscellaneous Information

Cognitive Science Program Coordinator, Stefanie Rocknak (2021)
Committee members: A. Crooker, C. Huntington, L. Nienart and L. Onorato

Environmental Science & Policy Program Interim Co-Coordinators, Balogh-Brunstad and Forster Rothbart (2017). Committee members: Davies and Huntington

Individual Student Programs (ISP) Coordinator, K. Schultz (2021)

Latin American & Caribbean Studies Co-Coordinator, TBA

Medical Technology Coordinator, Allen Crooker (on-going appointment)

Museum Studies Coordinator, Doug Kendall (2021)

Peace & Conflict Studies Coordinator, K. Burke (2021)

Pre-Engineering Advisor – Larry Nienart (2021)

Pre-Law Advisor – Matt Chick (2021)

Race and Ethnic Studies Coordinator – Rob Seguin (2021)

Student Showcase Committee, Co-Chairs, R. Barlow and P. Troischt
M. Best, S. Brunetta, K. Carlson, M. Chung, P. Dopazo, K. Gann, D. Lubell, C. McKown, P. Habernig, K. Seeley, M. Shaw and T. Sousa.

Women’s and Gender Studies Program Coordinator, Karina Walker (2021)

Board of Trustees Committee Faculty Representatives

Academic Program – P. Fauth (2021), S. Rozene (2022), W. Zhang (2022). Seeley, ex-officio (2022)

Audit & Compliance – J. Krzyston (2021, L Luo (2022)

Board Governance – Ch. Anderson (2022) and L. Dalton (2021)

Enterprise Resource Generation – K. Kreisher (2022) and B. Fest (2021)

Facilities – M. Kiss (2022) and P. Stamp (2022)

Fiscal Resource Management – J. Chen (2021) and C. Lacy (2022)

Human Resource Advancement – P. Grust (2022) and L. Onorato (2022)

Image & Reputation – S. Navarette (2022) and A. Pease (2022)

Student Experience – E. Chernyak (2021)


Revised in the Office of Academic Affairs
February 17, 2021