Standing Committees

CPUC Standing/Special Committee Members, 2019-2020

CPUC Executive Committee, Fall 2020

Prof. Craig Arnold, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering/PRISM
Prof. Adam Finkelstein, Computer Science
Prof. Brian Herrera, Lewis Center/Theater
Prof. Casey Lew-Williams, Psychology
Prof. Stephen Macedo, Politics/UCHV
Prof. Janet Vertesi, Sociology
Provost Deborah Prentice (chair)
Sarah Hutter, Graduate Student, Psychology
Utsav Popat, Graduate Student, Finance
Sophie Glovier '87
Jeffrey Himpele, Director, Ethnographic Data Visualization Lab, Anthropology [staff representative]
Isabella Faccone '21
Ben Press ’19
Zarnab Virk '20

Sits with the committee
Rochelle Calhoun, Vice President for Campus Life
Christine Gage secretary to the CPUC

Priorities Committee

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Provost Deborah Prentice, chair
Jim Matteo, Vice President for Finance and Treasurer
Treby Williams, Executive Vice President
Sanjeev Kulkarni, Dean of the Faculty
Prof. Nathalie de Leon, Electrical Engineering
Prof. Andrea Graham, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Prof. Tod Hamilton, Sociology
Prof. Matthew Karp, History
Prof. Chika Okeke-Agulu, Art & Archaeology
Prof. Markus Prior, Woodrow Wilson School
Samantha Lee '22
Gabriela Oseguera Serra '20
Benjamin Press '20
Raya Ward '21
Karina Alventosa, Graduate Student, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Jonathan Aguirre, Graduate Student, Spanish and Portuguese
Sits with the committee: 
      Lisa Baratta, Associate Provost for Budget Planning
      Steve Semenuk, Associate Budget Director 

Governance Committee

President Christopher Eisgruber, chair
Prof. Eduardo Cadava, English
Prof. Richard Register, Chemical and Biological Engineering
Prof. Nicole Shelton, Psychology and Head of Butler College
Andrew Wilson, Graduate Student, Psychology
Simone Downs '20
Jamie Mercurio '20

[The committee is part of the Trustee Committee on Honorary Degrees]

Judicial Committee

Prof. David Bell, History, Chair
Prof. Leora Batnitzky, Religion
Prof. Mark Braverman, Computer Science
Prof. Gabriela Nouzeilles, Spanish & Program in Latin American Studies
Zhiwu Zheng, Graduate Student, Electrical Engineering
Irene Hsu '20
Brandon Dunlevy '21
Jonathan LeBouef, Registrar's Office

Resources Committee

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Prof. Blair Schoene, Geosciences (Chair)
Prof. Michael Littman, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Prof. Beatriz Colomina, Architecture
Jim Matteo, Vice President for Finance and Treasurer
Janet Finnie, Director, University Health Services
Sits with the Committee
 Cecily Swanson, Director of Studies, Mathey College
 Susan Ciniglio, PRINCO
 Brandon Gaines, Office of Finance and Treasury

Rights and Rules Committee

Prof. Christopher Chyba, Astrophysical Sciences & Public Affairs, Chair
Prof. Margot Canaday, History
Prof. Harriet Flower, Classics
Sanjeev Kulkarni, Dean of the Faculty
Kathleen Deignan, Dean of Undergraduate Students
Alain St. Pierre, University Library
Christopher Hale, Graduate Student, Population Research
Patrycja Pajdak '20
Nathaniel Shields '21
Caleb Visser '20

A University Counsel and a member of the Office of Public Safety may meet with the committee as necessary but are without vote.

Special Committee on Naming

Prof. Angela Creager, History (chair)
Prof. Stephen Macedo, Politics, Center for Human Values
Prof. Alejandro Rodriguez, Electrical Engineering
Prof. Stacey Sinclair, Psychology, African American Studies
Mr. Jonathan Aguirre GS
Mr. Devin Kilpatrick '19
Sophia Paredes '20
Ms. Romy Riddick, ass't VP, Human Resources
Mr. Osbourne Shaw '97, alumnus
Ms. Hilary A. Parker, Vice President & Secretary
Sits with the Committee: Mr. Kevin Heaney, Vice President for Advancement