Committees, Councils, and Boards

Faculty Appeals Board

The charge of Faculty Appeals Board is to respond to matters of tenure abrogation, dismissal, severe sanctions, alleged violations of academic freedom or academic due process and other grievances unresolved through administrative procedures. Because of the extraordinary importance and the range of such issues, the Board shall be empowered to appoint ad-hoc committees to assist in the conduct of its affairs. The Faculty Appeals Board considers all matters brought before it by individual faculty members, academic units, or administrative units, or other duly constituted bodies within the University community.

Committee Makeup

40 HSC Faculty - members must be tenured and in nonadministrative positions.


4 years

Current Membership

Name College Term
 Karen Beckman Medicine 2018-2022
 Doris Benbrook Medicine 2018-2022
 Denise Bender Allied Health 2018-2022
 Daniel Culkin Medicine 2018-2022
 Terry Fruits Dentistry 2018-2022
 William Hildebrand Medicine 2018-2022
 Rita Raman Medicine 2018-2019
 Michael Anderson Public Health 2018-2021
Michael Anderson Public Health 2015-2019
James Barrett Medicine 2015-2019
Frank Bousten Allied Health 2015-2019
Kathleen Dwyer Nursing 2015-2019
Valerie Eschiti Nursing 2015-2019
Kevin Farmer Pharmacy 2015-2019
Sharyl Kinney Public Health 2015-2019
Nathan Shanker Pharmacy 2015-2019
Grant Skrepnek Pharmacy 2015-2019
Shanjana Awasthi Pharmacy 2016-2020
Sarah Buckingham Allied Health 2016-2020
Benjamin Cowley Medicine 2016-2020
Wei-qun Ding Medicine 2016-2020
Andrew John Allied Health 2016-2020
Kai Lau Medicine 2016-2020
William (Mike) McShan Pharmacy 2016-2020
Jordan Metcalf Medicine 2016-2020
Robert Miller Dentistry 2016-2020
Janet Wilson Nursing 2016-2020
Jordan Azzarello Nursing 2017-2021
Laura Fischer Medicine 2017-2021
Amir Khaliq Public Health 2017-2021
Voncella McCleary-Jones Nursing 2017-2021
Anneesh Pakala Medicine 2017-2021