EAD Subcommittee Assignments

This document contains the 2020 subcommittee assignments for the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education, Equity and Diversity Committee.

updated 08/11/20

Communication Committee

Charge: responsible for communication links with OVCRGE's Centers, Institutes, and Graduate School, and other campus committees and offices, and external resources. Develop and maintain a website for the EAD committee. Prepare and distribute communication pieces to committee members and other interested parties.Members

Tina Chorlton - WIPAC
Anne Moser/Bonnie Willison – Aquatic Sciences
Julie Kingsbury - Arboretum
Lauren Weitkamp – LMB
Rebekah Franklin - RARC

Professional Development Committee

Charge: Create and coordinate educational experiences, i.e., workshops, seminars, networking opportunities, etc, for the Committee and the Centers, Institutes and Graduate School. Prepare budget proposals and funding requests to support professional development activities.


  • Kory Breuer - WID
  • Darrell Hamilton - PSL
  • Melanie Hebl/Bonniejean Zitske- RSP
  • Derrick Herndon - SSEC
  • Melissa Strupp- Waisman
  • Joscelyn Stangel Health Science-IRB

Ad Hoc Committee

Charge: Serve as the liaison with the Campus Equity and Diversity Office and other campus offices to identify issues, to coordinate activities, to form working partnerships, etc, in order to maximize diversity and climate efforts on the campus. Prepare committee reports including annual report to the Dean. 


  • Emily Baer- Biotech
  • Primate Center rep
  • Marchel Hill - IMV
  • Jim Porter – IOA
  • Nick Sigmund - Graduate School

Committee Support

Julie Karpelenia will assist the committees as needed.

Keywords:committee   Doc ID:31657
Owner:Anne M.Group:VCRGE and Graduate School
Created:2013-07-16 14:34 CSTUpdated:2020-08-11 13:04 CST
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