Faculty & Staff

Faculty Council Membership

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Academic Year 2015-2016

Faculty Council Executive Committee

Manickam Sugumaran, Chair of the Executive Committee 
Jane Adams, Associate Chair and Secretary of Executive Committee
Jay Dee is sitting in for Sharon Lamb (on Sabbatical, Spring 2016)
Heidi Stanish
Heike Schotten

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Faculty Council Members - College based

College of Liberal Arts:

Jane Adams
Department of Psychology
May 2014 – May 2017 

Reyes Coll-Tellechea
Department of Latin American and Iberian Studies
May 2013 – May 2016

Claudia Esposito
Department of Modern Languages
May 2015 - May 2018

Corinne Etienne
Department of Applied Linguistics
May 2013 – May 2016

Jennifer Gregg
Chair of Communication
January 2016 - January 2019

Andrea Leverentz
Department of Sociology
May 2015 - May 2018

Carrie Ann Quinn
Department of Performing Arts
May 2015 - May 2018

Emilio Sauri
Department of English
May 2014 – May 2017

Heike Schotten
Department of Political Science
May 2013 – May 2016 

Lakshmi Srinivas
Department of Sociology
May 2014 – May 2017

Roberta Wollons
Department of History
May 2015 - May 2018

Kevin Wozniak
Department of Sociology
May 2015 - May 2018

College of Science and Mathematics:

Steve Ackerman
Department of Biology
May 2013 – May 2016

Kurt Jacobs
Department of Physics
May 2013 – May 2016

Manickam Sugumaran
Department of Biology
May 2015 – May 2018

Wei Zhang
Department of Chemistry
May 2015 – May 2018

College of Education and Human Development:

Gonzalo Bacigalupe
Department of Counseling and School Psychology
January 2016 - May 2016

Jay Dee
Department of Leadership in Education
May 2013 – May 2016

Lusa Lo
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
May 2013 – May 2016 

College of Nursing and Health Sciences:

Linda Dumas
Department of Nursing
May 2015 - May 2018

Ana Lindsay
Department of Exercise and Health Sciences
May 2015 - May 2018

Heidi Stanish
Department of Exercise and Health Sciences
May 2013 – May 2016

College of Management:

Surjit Tinaikar
Department of Accounting and Finance
May 2013 – May 2016

Vincent Xie
Department of Management and Marketing
May 2013 – May 2016

Wei Zhang
Department of Management Science and Information Systems
May 2015 - May 2018

College of Public and Community Service:

Carroy “Cuf” Ferguson
Human Services Program
May 2013 – May 2016

Honors College

Steve Ackerman
Department of Biology
May 2013 – May 2016

McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies:

Michael Ahn
Department of Public Policy and Public Affairs
May 2015 - May 2018

College of Advancing and Professional Studies:

Manickam Sugumaran
Department of Biology
May 2015 – May 2018
Will serve as the representative for CAPS


School of Global Inclusion and Social Development:

Laura Bozeman
Department of Curriculum and Instruction, Vision Studies
May 2014 – May 2017

Others:

Parliamentarian
Previously Jonathan Chu

Lynne Tirrell - Rep. to the Board of Trustees*
Department of Philosophy, College of Liberal Arts
May 2013 – May 2016 

Marlene Kim - Rep. from Faculty/Staff Union**
Department of Economics, College of Liberal Arts

Michael Mahan - Rep. from the Professional Staff Union**

Gabriel Garza Sada - Rep. from the Graduate Student Assembly**

Aryane Reagan - Rep. from the Undergraduate Student Government**

Ex officio members:

J. Keith Motley, Chancellor**
Winston Langley, Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs**
Ellen O’Connor, Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance**

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*Faculty Representative to the UMass Board of Trustees is a voting member of the UMass Boston Faculty Council.
**Nonvoting member.

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