2022-2023 Members

College of Arts & Sciences

  • Ladrica Menson-Furr, Assistant Dean, Arts and Sciences

  • Denis Grélé, Professor, French

  • Melissa Hirschi, Assistant Professor, Social Work

  • Andrew Mickelson, Associate Professor, Earth Sciences


Fogelman College of Business & Economics

  • Kurt Kraiger, Interim Associate Dean, Fogelman College of Business & Economics; Professor, Management

  • Peter McMickle, Professor, Accountancy

  • Kelly Mollica, Assistant Professor of Teaching, Management

College of Communication and Fine Arts

  • Jenna Thompson, Interim Associate Dean, College of Communication and Fine Arts; Associate Professor of Architecture

  • Sonin Lee, Associate Professor of Practice, Art

  • Christina Moss, Assistant Professor, Communication and Film


School of Communication Sciences and Disorders

  • Lisa Mendel, Associate Dean, College of Communication Sciences and Disorders; Professor, Audiology
  • Trent Harper, ASL Program Coordinator (ex-officio UUC)


College of Education

  • Sandra Cooley-Nichols, Professor and Chair, Instruction and Curriculum Leadership


Herff College of Engineering

  • Amy de Jongh Curry, Interim Associate Dean Academic Affairs and Administration; Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering

  • Claudio Meier, Associate Professor, Civil Engineering 


College of Health Sciences

  • Lawrence Weiss, Director of Academic Programs, College of Health Sciences; Professor, Health Sciences

  • Melissa Puppa, Associate Professor, Health Sciences

  • Brandt Pence, Associate Professor, Health Sciences


Kemmons Wilson School Of Hospitality & Resort Management

  • Michael Hutchinson, Director of Undergraduate Programs, Kemmons Wilson School of Hospitality & Resort Management; Professor, Sport Commerce

  • Carol Silkes, Associate Professor, Hospitality


Loewenberg College of Nursing

  • Joy Hoffman, Director of BSN Programs (Memphis Campus); Clinical Professor, Nursing

  • Candace McGowen, Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing


College of Professional and Liberal Studies

  • Joanne Gikas, Associate Dean, College of Professional and Liberal Studies

  • Lorraine Meiners-Lovel, Assistant Professor of Teaching


School of Public Health

  • Debra Bartelli, Director of Undergraduate Programs, School of Public Health; Research Associate Professor, Urban Health

  • Jennifer Turchi, Assistant Professor, Public Health


Faculty Senate

  • Terra Smith, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Health Studies


Ex-Officio Members

Academic Affairs

  • Carol Danehower, UUC Chair; Provost Liaison for Curriculum and Reporting, Associate Professor, Management

  • Alletha Davis, Assistant Registrar for Curriculum Data Management, Office of the Registrar

  • Darla Keel, Ed.D., Assistant Vice-Provost for Strategic Enrollment Systems and University Registrar

  • Keri Kerr, Systems Support, DegreeWorks, Office of the Registrar

  • Victoria Tardugno, Systems Support, Curriculog, Office of the Registrar

  • Karen Weddle-West, Ph.D., Vice President for Student Academic Success


Academic Counseling Center

  • Dale Williams, Director, Academic Counseling Center


Academic Advising Network (AAN)

  • Kathy Walker, College of Health Sciences


Office of Institutional Research

  • Sean Holden, Ph.D., Research Analyst


Student Representative-SGA

  • Atlantica Smith


University Honors Program

  • Melinda Jones, Director, Helen Hardin Honors College


University Libraries

  • Sofiya Dahman, Assistant Professor