Faculty Committee and Administrative Assignments 2015-2016

Effective October 30, 2015; updated February 1, 2016.

Standing Committees

  • Admissions and Financial Aid:
    Waugh (Chair), Grant, Jackson, J.D., Nicholson (non-voting)
  • Curriculum:
    Pierce (Chair), Rich, Alaka, Bahadur, Westbrook, Ben Carmichael (student)
  • Faculty & Academic Development:
    Rubenstein (Chair), Kaye, Judd
  • Faculty Recruitment:
    Jackson, J.T. (Chair), Alaka, Ramirez, Francis
  • International Legal Studies:
    Martin (Chair), Kowalski, Sourgens
  • Law Journal:
    Duncan (Chair), Boyack, Grant
  • Library & Technology:
    Ramirez (Chair), Christensen, Judd, Lisa Martin (student), VonLintel ex officio
  • Pro Bono:
    Petty (Chair), McKinney, Waugh, King ex officio, Student
  • Sabbatical:
    Concannon (Chair), Elrod, Bahadur
  • Strategic Planning:
    Francis (Chair), Romig, Martin, Boyack, Hunt, (Alaka), Student, alumnus/a (chosen by Alumni Association president)

Ad Hoc Committees

  • Assessment:
    Grant (Chair), Pierce, Miller
  • Honor Code Review:
    Lowry (Chair), Duncan, Mastrosimone
  • Institutional Research and Analysis:
    Martin, Hunt (Co-chairs); Grant; Mastrosimone; Alaka ex officio
  • LLM:
    McMillan, Ramirez (Co-chairs); Rubenstein; Sourgens; Jackson, J.D.; Alaka ex officio
  • Republic of Georgia Project:
    Rich (Chair), Alaka
  • Diversity Committee:
    Jackson, J.T. (Chair); Kaye; Boyack; Mastrosimone; Petty; Martin

Center Directors

  • Business & Transactional Law Center (BTLC): Westbrook, Boyack (Co-Directors)
  • Center for Excellence in Advocacy (CEA): Kaye
  • Center for Law and Government (CLG): Rubenstein
  • Children & Family Law Center (CFLC): Elrod
  • International and Comparative Law Center (ICLC): Kowalski, Martin (Co-Directors)
  • Oil and Gas Law Center (OGLC): Pierce, Sourgens (Associate Director

Competition Teams

  • Client Counseling Advisor: Sourgens (and Leisinger)
  • Moot Court Advisor: Jackson, J.D.; coaches: Hodgkinson, Concannon
  • Negotiation Competition Advisor: Mastrosimone (and Leisinger)
  • Trial Advocacy Advisor: Kaye
  • Jessup Moot Court Advisor and Coach: Martin

Other Responsibilities

  • Academic Accommodation: Lowry
  • Clinic Co-Directors: Jackson, J.D. / Francis
  • Externship Director: Leisinger
  • Academic Skills and Bar Passage: Pollvogt
  • Family Law Quarterly Editor: Elrod
  • Honor Code Committee Advisor: Jackson, J.D.
  • Institute for Law Teaching and Learning (ILTL): Grant, Bahadur, Kowalski
  • International Legal Programs Director: Kowalski
  • Judicial Externship: Grant
  • Library Director: Christensen
  • LL.M. Program: McMillan (Director), Ramirez (Associate Director)

University Committees

  • Academic Calendar: Alaka
  • Academic/Sweet Sabbatical: Elrod
  • Assessment: Grant
  • Athletics: Mastrosimone
  • Benefits: Ramirez
  • Commencement: Hunt
  • C-Tel Advisory Board: Grant
  • Curriculum Development Grants: Bahadur
  • Faculty Development Grants: Judd
  • Faculty Senate: Francis; Mastrosimone; Jackson, J.D.; Sourgens
  • Faculty Senate Electoral Committee: J.D. Jackson
  • Faculty Senate Faculty Affairs Committee: Mastrosimone
  • Graduate Council: Alaka
  • Honorary Degree: Davis
  • Institutional Review Board: Kaye
  • International Education: Kowalski
  • Program Review: Alaka
  • Promotion & Tenure Standards: Francis
  • Major Research Grants: Judd
  • Small Research Grants: Sourgens
  • Student Financial Aid: Nicholson
  • Faculty IT Advisory Council: Christensen
  • Online Education Committee: Miller
  • Washburn Information Systems Advisory Council: Hunt

Ad Hoc Committees & Other University Responsibilities

  • Quality Assurance: Hunt
  • UBAT: Lowry
  • Student Health Service: Lowry
  • Handbook: Lowry
  • Workforce Development: Lowry