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Faculty Senate Senate Roster

College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences

SubconstituencyNameFaculty RankStart TermEnd Term
a) Economic SciencesBidisha MandalAssociate Professor20172023
b) Crop and Soil SciencesMichael Neff Professor20172023
c) Entomology and Food SciencesAllen FelsotProfessor20202023
d) Biological Systems EngineeringTroy PetersProfessor20212024
e) Horticulture and Plant Pathology Kiwamu Tanaka Associate Professor20212024
f) Apparel, Merchandising, Design & Textiles and Human Development
Brittany Cooper
*Brenda Boyd
Associate Professor
* Associate Professor
g) Extension Community & Economic Development
Extension, Youth & Families
Mark HeitstumanCounty Director20202023
h) Extension, Ag & Natural ResourcesDon LlewellynAssociate Professor20192022
i) Animal SciencesZhihua JiangProfessor20212024
j) Career TrackLiang YuAssistant Professor20212024
k) Career TrackMark GibsonProfessor20212024
l) Career TrackChris PageAssistant Professor20202023

Carson College of Business

SubconstituencyNameFaculty Rank Start Term End Term
a) At Large Darrel MuehlingProfessor20192022
b) At LargeXinghua GaoProfessor 20202023
c) Career TrackJefferson GriffeathAssistant Professor20192023
d) Career TrackJoe CompeauAssociate Professor20182024

Murrow College of Communication

SubconstituencyNameFaculty RankStart TermEnd Term
a) At LargeYen-I LeeAssistant Professor20202023
b) At LargeAmanda BoydAssistant Professor20182024
c) Career TrackLisa Waananen JonesAssistant Professor20162022
d) Career TrackChelsea NewmanAssistant Professor20212024

College of Education

SubconstituencyNameFaculty RankStart TermEnd Term
a) Educational Leadership and Counseling PsychologyChris ConnollyAssistant Professor20192022
b) Teaching and Learning Michael DunnAssociate Professor20202023
c) Non-Tenure TrackPhilip Morgan Associate Professor 20212024
d) Non-Tenure TrackKaty PietzAssistant Professor20212024

Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture

SubconstituencyNameFaculty RankStart TermEnd Term
a) School of Design & Construction Julia Day Assistant Professor 2019 2022
b) Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceVacant------
c) Mechanical and Materials Engineering Jin LiuAssociate Professor20202023
d) Civil and Environmental EngineeringVon WaldenProfessor20182024
e) Chemical Engineering and BioengineeringWenji Dong Associate Professor20162022
f) VCEA At Large Norbert Kruse Professor 2020 2023
g) Career TrackAndy O'FallonAssociate Professor20172023
h) Career TrackVacant------

College of Nursing

SubconstituencyName Faculty RankStart TermEnd Term
a) Tenure Track At LargeCatherine Van SonAssociate Professor20192022
b) Tenure Track At LargeStephen JamesAssistant Professor20202023
c) Career TrackSusan RossettiAssociate Professor20192022
d) Career TrackVacant------

Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine

SubconstituencyNameFaculty RankStart TermEnd Term
a) Tenure Track At LargeMichael McDonellProfessor20212024
b) Tenure Track At LargeLonika SoodAssistant Professor20182024
c) Career TrackTed ChauvinAssistant Professor20172023
d) Career TrackSaima AhmadAssistant Professor20202023


SubconstituencyNameStart TermEnd Term
a) At LargeBlake Galbreath20192022
b) At LargeDavid Reed20212024

College of Pharmacy

SubconstituencyNameFaculty RankStart TermEnd Term
a) Tenure Track At LargeMary PaineProfessor20212024
b) Tenure Track At LargeJiyue ZhuProfessor20192022
c) Career TrackJulie AkersAssistant Professor20192022
d) Career TrackDarrell JacksonAssociate Professor20212024

College of Arts and Sciences - Life and Physical Sciences

SubcostituencyNameFaculty RankStart TermEnd Term
a) At LargeEric RoalsonProfessor20192022
b) At LargeJeff JonesProfessor20192022
c) At LargeMatthew DuezAssociate Professor20202023
d) At LargeVacant ------
e) At LargeXueying "Snow" YangAssistant Professor20202024

College of Arts and Sciences - Humanities and Arts

SubconstituencyNameFaculty RankStart TermEnd Term
a) At LargeTroy Bennefield Associate Professor20212024
b) At LargeVilma Navarro-DanielsProfessor20172023
c) At LargeNishant ShahaniAssociate Professor20202023
d) At LargeAaron Oforlea Associate Professor20182024
e) At Large-alternateVacant ------

College of Arts and Sciences - Social Sciences

SubconstituencyNameFaculty RankStart TermEnd Term
a) At LargeTammy BarryProfessor20162022
b) At LargeDale WillitsAssistant Professor2019 2022
c) At LargeLuke PremoAssociate Professor2019 2022
d. At LargeVacant------

College of Arts and Sciences - Career Track

SubconstituencyNameFaculty RankStart TermEnd Term
a) At LargeAmy NielsenAssistant Professor20202023
b) At LargeRachel SanchezInstructor2017 (2018)2023
c) At LargeKimber SavilleInstructor2016 (2018)2022
d) At LargeVacant ------
e) At LargeKen Faunce20202023

College of Veterinary Medicine

SubconstituencyNameFaculty RankStart TermEnd Term
a) IPNHeiko JansenProfessor20192022
c) VCSBill DernellProfessor20202023
d) SMBAlan GoodmanAssociate Professor20202023
e) Career TrackKelly FarnsworthAssociate Professor20182024
f) Career TrackGary HaldorsonAssociate Professor20212024

Honors College

SubconstituencyName Faculty RankStart TermEnd Term
a) Career TrackKim AndersenProfessor20202023
b) Career TrackAnnie LampmanAssociate Professor20202023

Regional Campus Senators

CampusNameFaculty RankStart TermEnd Term
WSU Spokane
(Tenure Track)
Glen DuncanProfessor20202023
WSU Spokane
(Tenure Track)
Jason GerstnerAssistant Professor20202023
WSU Spokane
(Career Track)
Vacant ------
WSU Spokane
(Career Track)
WSU Tri-Cities (Tenure Track)Yonas DemissieAssociate Professor20212024
WSU Tri-Cities (Tenure Track)Paul SkiltonAssociate Professor20202023
WSU Tri-Cities (Career Track)Elsa Silva-LopezAssistant Professor 20212024
WSU Tri-Cities (Career Track)Cigdem CapanAssistant Professor20212024
WSU Vancouver (Tenure Track) Alex DimitrovAssociate Professor20192022
WSU Vancouver (Tenure Track) Renee MagnanAssistant Professor20182024
WSU Vancouver (Career Track) John BarberAssociate Professor20182024
WSU Everett
(Tenure Track)
Brad GaolachAssociate Professor20202023
WSU Everett
(Career Track)
Xiaopeng BiAssociate Professor20202023

Ex-Officio Members, Non-Voting

PresidentKirk Schulz
Provost & Executive Vice PresidentElizabeth Chilton
Executive Secretary of the Faculty SenateMatt Hudelson
Vice President, Finance & AdministrationStacy Pearson
Vice President, Information Services & CIOSasi Pillay
Vice President, Research Christopher Keane
Vice President, Student AffairsMary Jo Gonzales
Interim Vice PresidentEllen Taylor
Vice Provost, Academic AffairsBill Davis
Vice Provost, Faculty AffairsLaura Hill
Vice President, Academic Outreach & InnovationDave Cillay
Vice Provost, Undergraduate EducationMary Wack

Officers of Student Organizations

Associated Students of Washington State University-PresidentBrian Patrick
Associated Students of Washington State University-Vice PresidentAlexander Pan
Graduate and Professional Student Association-PresidentReanne Cunningham Chilton
Graduate and Professional Student Association-Vice PresidentMarwa Aly