Bloomington Faculty Council Members for 2015 - 2016

Information about membership

The officers of the Bloomington Faculty Council include the Presiding Officer (the IU Bloomington Provost), the President of the Bloomington Faculty Council, the Secretary, the Parliamentarian, and three Executive Committee members. Each spring, the President of the Bloomington Faculty Council, Secretary and Parliamentarian are elected from among the Council members.

The following units at Indiana Univeristy Bloomington are elected to the BFC:

  • College of Arts and Sciences (divided into Units 1A, 1B, 1C, 1D, 1E, 1F, 1G)
  • Kelley School of Business/ Unit 2
  • School of Education/ Unit 3
  • School of Public Health/ Unit 4
  • Media School/ Unit 5
  • Maurer School of Law/ Unit 6
  • Jacobs School of Music/ Unit 8
  • School of Optometry/ Unit 9
  • School of Public and Environmental Affairs/ Unit 10
  • Other Bloomington Faculty from smaller academic units/ Unit 11
  • Libraries/ Unit 12
  • School of Informatics & Computing/ Unit 13
  • Non-tenure track faculty from clinical, lecturer, research scientist or scholar ranks/ Unit 99

Additionally, one College At Large representative is elected by members of the College of Arts and Sciences. Four Campus at Large representatives and one Untenured Campus At Large representative are elected by members of Units 1-13. Two Emeriti faculty representatives are elected by emeriti faculty. Nominations for BFC members for the following academic year occur in the fall semester and elections occur the spring.

Administration, graduate students, undergraduate students, the ROTC, and professional council members of the BFC are ex-officio, not elected members.

In the BFC membership roster found below, the e-mail address of each member has been linked to his or her name. If a BFC member is serving as on officer or only serving during one semester, this information has been noted in parenthesis underneath his or her name.

Elected Members

Name & Officership Department Address Telephone Committee membership
Yong-Yeol Ahn Informatics Informatics East 316 856-2920 Technology Policies
Robert Arnove Emeritus Wright Education Bldg. 2208 856-8374 Long Range Planning
Marlon Bailey
(On Leave)
Gender Studies Memorial Hall East 855-8255
Tessa Bent Speech & Hearing Sciences 200 S. Jordan Ave. C191 856-3279 Educational Policies
David Bish Geological Sciences Geology 209 855-2039 Conflict of Interest
Purnima Bose English Ballantine 431 855-5334 Nomination,
SAA Board of Review
Simon Brassell Geological Sciences MSB-II, Rm. 404 855-3786 Research Affairs
David Cartledge Jacobs School of Music East Studio Bldg. JS204 855-9009
Barbara Dennis
(Fall Only)
Education Wright 4016 856-8142 GLBT Student Support Services
Lori Duggan Libraries Wells E350 856-3184 Libraries,
Faculty Misconduct Review,
Child Care Coalition
David Estell Education Wright 4010 856-8308 Student Affairs (Chair)
Tony Fargo
(Fall Only)
Journalism Ernie Pyle Hall 114 855-5420
David Fisher Mathematics Rawles Hall 334 855-6847 Executive (Parliamentarian),
Constitution and Rules (Chair),
Long Range Planning
Lessie Jo Frazier Gender Studies Memorial Hall East 130 856-0402
Brent Gault Jacobs School of Music Simon Center M145E 855-7993 Technology Policies
John Gibson Jacobs School of Music MC 209 856-0376 Conflict of Interest
Laura Ginger Business HH 233 855-9308
Daphne Rae Greiner English Ballantine 442 Budgetary Affairs,
Diane Henshel SPEA SPEA 357 855-4556 Budgetary Affairs,
Technology Policies
Israel Herrera Spanish & Portuguese Ballantine Hall 865 855-1301 Diversity & Affirmative Action,
Educational Policies,
Faculty Affairs
Ed Hirt
(On Leave)
Psychological & Brain Sciences Psychology 340 855-4815
Elin Jacob Informatics & Computing Wells Library 855-4671
Lynn Jamieson Public Health PH 133 855-8676 Student Affairs
Colin Johnson Gender Studies Memorial Hall East 130 855-6702 Research Affairs
Jonathan Karty Chemistry Chemistry A416 856-0727 Research Affairs
Pete Kollbaum Optometry 800 E. Atwater 856-0108 Research Affairs
Robert Kravchuk SPEA SPEA 260 855-2840 Budgetary Affairs (Chair),
Jessica Lester
(Spring Only)
Education Wright Building 4060 856-8328
Bradley Levinson Education Wright Building 4250 856-8224 Faculty Affairs
Moira Marsh Libraries Libraries E760 855-1550 Executive (Secretary),
Faculty Affairs,
SAA Board of Review,
SAA Board of Review
Laura McCloskey
(On Leave)
Public Health PH 116 855-4980
Stasa Milojevic Informatics & Computing Wells Library 017 856-4182 Libraries,
Research Affairs
Jesse Molesworth English Ballantine 405 360-2300 Transportation Policy
Nazareth Pantaloni Libraries Wells Library E350 855-7028 Budgetary Affairs,
Libraries (Chair)
John Paolillo Informatics & Computing Info West 307B 856-0129 Faculty Affairs (Chair),
Jamie Prenkert Business Hershey Hall 233C 856-5069 Nomination,
Discrimination & Harassment Complaint Hearing
Ben Robinson Germanic Studies Ballantine Hall 644 855-6887 Educational Policies (Chair),
Steve Sanders Law Law 272 855-1775 Nomination,
Student Affairs
Jeremy Schott
Religious Studies Sycamore 230 (740) 763-5211 Libraries (Chair)
Micol Seigel American Studies Ballantine Hall 517 855-7707 Faculty Affairs
Scott Shackelford
Business HH 426 856-6728 Child Care Coalition,
Transportation Policy
Rebekah Sheldon English Ballantine Hall 442 Educational Policies
Christina Sheley
Libraries SPEA 150 855-2448 Long Range Planning
Jim Sherman
Psychological & Brain Sciences Psychology 358 855-8163 Executive (Past-president),
Nomination (Chair)
Catherine Sherwood-Laughlin Public Health Public Health 116 855-2673 Student Academic Apointee Affairs,
Student Conduct Code Hearing Commission
Jon Simons Media School 800 E Third St. 856-0896 Executive, CREM
Bruce Solomon Mathematics Rawles Hall 361 855-4900 Dean of Students' Advisory
Rebecca Spang History/ Unit 1A Ballantine Hall 742 855-2437 President-Elect,
Constitution and Rules,
Student Conduct Code Hearing Commission
Geoffrey Sprinkle Business HH 540G 855-3514 Faculty Mediation (Chair)
Joel Stager Public Health PH 111 855-1637
Cassidy Sugimoto
Informatics & Computing Wells Library 013 856-2323 Executive(President),
Alex Tanford Law Law 318 855-4846 Executive,
Long Range Planning,
Student Academic Appointee Affairs (Chair)
Frances Trix Linguistics Memorial Hall 327 330-8760 Diversity & Affirmative Action
Johannes Turk
Germanic Studies Ballantine 677 855-1642 Faculty Affairs
Joseph Varga
(Spring Only)
Labor Studies Eigenmann 1031 855-9085
Maisha Wester AAADS Memorial Hall M20 855-2082 Long Range Planning
Nick Williams English Ballantine 418 856-0028
Amy Wonder Nursing SY 408 855-1734 Long Range Planning
Sung-Un Yang
(Spring Only)
Journalism Ernie Pyle Hall 112 855-0078

Administrative Members

Name & Officership Department Address Telephone Committee membership
David Daleke Vice Provost for Graduate Education and Health Sciences Myers Hall 200 855-6902
Dennis Groth Vice Provost
for Undergraduate Education
Maxwell Hall 100 855-8783 Educational Policies
Michael McRobbie President Bryan Hall 200 855-4613
Eliza Pavalko Vice Provost for Faculty and
Academic Affairs
Bryan Hall 111 855-2809 Faculty Affairs
Lauren Robel Provost Bryan Hall 100 855-9011
Richard Van Kooten Interim Vice Provost for Research Carmichael Center, 202-204 856-3931 Research Affairs

ROTC Faculty Member

Name Department Address Telephone Committee membership
LTC Timothy Hoch Army ROTC 2805 E 10th St. Suite 150 855-1065

Professional Staff and Union Members

Name Department Address Telephone Committee membership
Linda Gales President, CWA Local 4730 Poplars 832 855-8508
Kelly Thacker Professional Council President 801 N. Jordan 856-5527

Graduate Student Members

Name Department Address Telephone Committee membership
Benjamin Verdi GPSO President 803 E. 8th St. 855-8747
Skyler Hutto GPSO Vice President 803 E. 8th St. 855-8747
Kate McCormick GPSO Representative 803 E. 8th St. 855-8747

Undergraduate student members

Name Department Address Telephone Committee membership
Sara Zaheer IUSA President IMU 387 855-4872
Alex Trevino IUSA Vice President IMU 387 855-4872