Faculty Governance

Standing Committee membership as shown below takes effect in Fall 2018 following the MSU College of Music election.


Area Chairs

Brass  Philip Sinder Expires Spring 2020
Composition Ricardo Lorenz Expires Spring 2019
Conducting Kevin Sedatole Expires Spring 2020
Musicology/Ethnomusicology Ken Prouty Expires Spring 2019
Jazz Studies Rodney Whitaker  
Music Education Mitchell Robinson Expires Spring 2021
Music Theory Michael Callahan Expires Spring 2021
Percussion Gwen Dease Expires Spring 2020
Piano Deborah Moriarty Expires Spring 2019
Strings Suren Bagratuni Expires Spring 2019
Vocal Arts Richard Fracker Expires Spring 2021
Woodwinds Jan Eberle Expires Spring 2019

College Committees

Advisory Committee

Elden Little
Michael Dease
Expires Fall 2018
Expires Spring 2019 (on leave FS18)
Jane Bunnell Performance Expires Spring 2020
Sandra Snow Academic Expires Spring 2019
Juliet Hess Academic Expires Spring 2020
Philip Sinder At-Large: no area rotation Expires Spring 2019

Ad hoc Committee on Diversity and Inclusion

Juliet Hess
Chen-Yu Huang
Marcie Ray
Diego Rivera
Mark Sullivan
Talitha Wimberly
Rodney Whitaker, director

Undergraduate Committee

Melanie Helton Performance Expires Spring 2021
Justin Emerich
Gwen Dease
Expires Fall 2018
Expires Spring 2019 (on leave FS18)
Alexis Bacon Acad: Theory/Composition Expires Spring 2021
Michael Largey Acad: Ed/Musicology Expires Spring 2019
Lyn Goeringer At-Large: Theory/Composition Expires Spring 2019

Faculty Travel Committee

Jane Bunnell, chair 2016-2019
Mingzhe Wang 2017-2020
Lyn Goeringer 2018-2021

Graduate Committee

Marc Embree Performance Expires Spring 2021
Corbin Wagner Performance Expires Spring 2019
Sarah Long Acad: Ed/Musicology Expires Spring 2021
Patrick Johnson Acad: Theory/Comp Expires Spring 2019
Ken Prouty At-Large: Ed/Musicology Expires Spring 2019

Technology Committee

Michael Kroth
Mark Sullivan
Bruce Taggart

Visiting Artist/Lecturer Committee

Xavier Davis, chair 2016-2019
Zhou Tian 2017-2020
Margarita Shevchenko 2018-2021

University Committees

Steering Committee Deborah Moriarty, Vice Chair (2016-2020)
University Council/Faculty Senate

Diego Rivera (2016-2019)
Derek Polischuk (2018-2020)

Standing Committees    

University Committee on Academic Governance Etienne Charles (2018-2020)
University Committee on Undergraduate Education Jan Eberle (2016-2019)
University Committee on Curriculum David Biedenbender (2017-2019)

University Committee on Faculty Affairs

Randy Napoleon (2018-2020)

University Committee on Faculty Tenure
Michael Dease (2014-19; on leave FS18)
Joseph Lulloff (FS 18 only)
University Committee on Graduate Studies

Michael Callahan (2017-2019)
Justin Emerich (SS 19 only)

University Student-Faculty Judiciaries

Xavier Davis (2018-2020)
Guy Yehuda (2018-2020)
Corbin Wagner (2018-2020)

Advisory Committees

University Committee on International Studies and Programs Guy Yehuda (2017-2019)
University Committee for the Library Sarah Long (2016-2019)
University Committee on Honors Programs Derek Polischuk (2017-2019)