Members

Executive Committee

Atia Newman

College of Art and Design

Chair

Liz Lawley

Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences

Vice Chair

Hamad Ghazle

College of Health Sciences and Technology

Operations Officer

Lauren Hall

College of Liberal Arts

Communications Officer

Samuel Malachowsky

Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences

Treasurer

Senate Members by College

Denton Crawford
Senior Lecturer
School of Art
585-475-2649

2021-2024 (1st Term)

CAD University Council representative

Franklin Deese
Associate Professor
School of Film and Animation
585-475-2743

2022-2025 (1st term)

Fall 2022 Senator

Amy McLaren
Senior Lecturer
School of Art

2021-2024 (1st term)

Atia Newman
Associate Professor
School of Film and Animation
585-475-2785

Chair

2022-2025 (2nd Term)

Alejandro Perez Sanchez
Assistant Professor
School of Design

2020-2023 (1st Term)

Melissa Warp
Senior Lecturer
School of Design

Alternate
2022-2024 (1st)

Carol Fillip
Associate Professor
School of Design
585-475-7914

Alternate

2022-2025 (1st)

Mark Reisch
Assistant Professor
School of Film and Animation
716226-8427

Alternate

2022-2025 (1st)

Martin K. Anselm
Associate Professor
Department of Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering Technology
585-475-2005

2021-2024 (1st Term)

Betsy Dell
Professor
Department of Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering Technology
585-475-6577

2022-2025 (1st Term)

Daniel Johnson
Interim Department Chair
Department of Packaging and Graphic Media Science
585-475-4942

2020-2023 (1st Term)

CET University Council Representative

James Lee
Acting Department Chair
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology
585-475-2899

Alternate

2022-2025 (1st term)

Larry Villasmil
Associate Professor
Department of Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering Technology
585-475-5304

Alternate

2022-2023 (1st Term*)

Hamad Ghazle
Department Head of Clinical Health Professions
Department of Clinical Health Professions
585-475-2241

2021-2024 (1st term)

CHST University Council Representative

Bolaji Thomas
Professor
Biomedical Sciences Program
585-475-6382

2021-2024 (1st term)

Robert Osgood
Associate Professor
Biomedical Sciences Program
585-475-7902

Alternate

2022-2025 (1st term)

Suzanne Bamonto
Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
585-475-2765

2021-2024 (2nd term)

CLA University Council Representative

Keri Barone
Principal Lecturer
School of Communication
585-475-5262

2022-2025 (1st Term)

Elisabetta DAmanda
Principal Lecturer
Department of Modern Languages and Cultures
585-475-6522

2020-2023 (1st Term)

Lauren Hall
Department Chair
Department of Political Science
585-475-6827

Communications Officer

2020-2023 (1st term)

Christine Kray
Professor
Department of Sociology and Anthropology
585-475-4686

2022-2023 (1st Term*)

Yunn-Shan Ma
Assistant Professor
School of Performing Arts
585-475-5685

Alternate
2021-2024 (1st Term)

Tracy Worrell
School Director
School of Communication
585-475-2298

Alternate
2021-2024 (1st Term)

Gregory Babbitt
Associate Professor
Thomas H. Gosnell School of Life Sciences
585-475-6246

2020-2023 (1st Term)

Nathan Eddingsaas
Associate Professor
School of Chemistry and Materials Science
585-475-4605

2020-2023 (1st Term)

Joshua Faber
School Head
School of Mathematical Sciences
585-475-5115

2021-2024 (2nd Term)

COS University Council Representative

Basca Jadamba
Associate Professor
School of Mathematical Sciences
585-475-3994

2021-2024 (1st term)

Carl Lutzer
Director Honors Program
Honors Program
585-475-5133

2020-2023 (2nd Term)

Dina Newman
Professor
Thomas H. Gosnell School of Life Sciences
585-475-4482

2021-2024 (1st Term)

Mary Lynn Reed
Professor
School of Mathematical Sciences
585-475-2163

2022-2025 (1st Term)

Olga Tsukernik
Principal Lecturer
School of Mathematical Sciences
585-475-4396

Alternate
2020-2023 (1st Term)

Jan van Aardt
Professor
Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science
585-475-4229

Alternate

2022-2025 (1st term)

Yosef Zlochower
Professor
School of Mathematical Sciences
5854756103

Alternate
2020-2023 (1st Term)

Scott Johnson
Senior Lecturer
Department of Computer Science
585-475-4931

2021-2024 (1st term)

GCCIS University Council Representative

Larry Kiser
Senior Lecturer
Department of Software Engineering
585-230-4400

2021-2024 (1st term)

Liz Lawley
Professor
School of Interactive Games and Media
5855984947

Vice Chair

2020-2023 (1st Term)

Samuel Malachowsky
Senior Lecturer
Department of Software Engineering

2022-2025 (2nd Term)

Richard Zanibbi
Professor
Department of Computer Science
585-475-5023

2022-2025 (1st Term)

Owen Gottlieb
Associate Professor
School of Interactive Games and Media
585-475-5364

Alternate
2022-2025 (1st Term)

Philip White
Principal Lecturer
Department of Computer Science
585-475-7452

Alternate
2020-2023 (1st Term)

Eric Williams
Professor
Department of Sustainability
585-475-7211

2022-2025 (2nd Term)

Julius J. Chiavaroli
Professor
Department of Architecture
585-475-6238

Alternate

2022-2025 (1st Term)

Mustafa Abushagur
Professor
Department of Electrical and Microelectronic Engineering
585-475-4661

KGCOE University Council Representative

2021-2024 (1st term)

Blanca Lapizco-Encinas
Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
585-475-2773

2022-2025 (1st term)

Ivan Puchades
Associate Professor
Department of Electrical and Microelectronic Engineering
585-475-7294

2021-2024 (1st term)

Jayanti Venkataraman
Professor
Department of Electrical and Microelectronic Engineering
585-475-2143

2020-2023 (2nd Term)

Stephen Boedo
Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
585-475-5214

Alternate

2020-2023 (1st term)

Muhammad Shaaban
Associate Professor
Department of Computer Engineering
585-475-2373

Alternate

2020-2023 (1st Term)

Austin Gehret
Associate Professor
Department of Science and Mathematics
585-475-3971

2020-2023 (2nd Term)

David Hazelwood
Assistant Professor
Department of Visual Communications Studies
5852864283VoiceorVP

2021-2024 (1st Term)

Pamela Kincheloe
University Writing Program Director
University Writing Program
585-475-6822

2021-2024 (2nd Term)

Dino Laury (Lauria)
Associate Professor
Department of Engineering Studies
585-286-4613

2020-2023 (2nd Term)

NTID University Council Representative

Karen Tobin
Senior Lecturer
Department of Science and Mathematics
585-475-7674

2022-2024 (1st term)

Annemarie Ross
Associate Professor
Department of Science and Mathematics
585-475-6041

Alternate
2020-2023 (1st Term)

Janine Butler
Assistant Professor
Department of Liberal Studies

Alternate
2022-2023

Manlu Liu
Professor
Department of MIS, Marketing, and Analytics
585-475-3984

2021-2024 (1st Term)

Joy Olabisi
Associate Professor
Department of Management
585-475-6942

SCB University Council Representative

2021-2024 (1st Term)

Qian Song
Associate Professor
Department of Finance and Accounting
585-475-6547

2022-2025 (1st Term)

Jerrie Hsieh
Professor
Department of International Hospitality and Service Innovation
585-475-2355

Alternate, 2021-2024 (1st term)

Torrence Sparkman
Associate Professor
Department of Management
585-475-4293

Alternate, 2021-2024 (1st term)

Stephen Aldersley
Professor
NTID Office of the President
5858029327

2021-2024 (1st term)

Clarence Sheffield Jr
Professor
585-475-6721

Alternate, 2021-2024 (1st term)

SOIS University Council Representative

Ex Officio Members

Ellen Granberg

Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

Emily Heyman

Associate Director of Constituent Relations and Special Events

Staff Council Chair
 

Leah Dibble Headshot

Leah Dibble

Student Government Representative

Chairs of RIT's Global Campus Senates

Irena Guszak Cerovecki Headshot

Irena Guszak Cerovecki

John Dayton Headshot

John Dayton

RIT Dubai Senate Chair

Mentor Nimani Headshot

Mentor Nimani

RIT Kosovo Senate Chair

Each of RIT's Global Campuses has their own Senate.  For matters relating to those, please contact:

Irena Guszak Cerovecki, RIT Croatia

John Dayton, Chair, RIT Dubai

Mentor Nimani, Chair, RIT Kosovo