Executive Committee (EC)

Serves as the executive branch of the Faculty Senate but shall not legislate; establishes the agenda for Faculty Senate and general faculty meetings; appoints a parliamentarian; creates special committees and appoints chairs; receives reports from ad hoc, Faculty Senate, standing, and search committees; submits requests for consideration of business by faculty members; resolves jurisdictional disputes among committees; oversees preparation and distribution of the Faculty Senate’s annual report; coordinates the faculty’s role in the revision of The Greenbook; forwards items for consideration and legislation, etc…

Member Department College Term Expires Term #
Shawn Schulenberg (Chair) Poilitice Science COLA 2024 1
Elizabeth Niese (Assistant Chair) Mathematics COS 2024 1
Sujoy Bose (Recording Secretary) Physical Therapy COHP 2024 2
Ross Salary Mechanical Engineering CECS 2024 2
Heather Stark Art & Design CAM 2024 1
Andrew Burck Counseling COEPD 2024 1
James Smith Division of Aviation AVI 2024 1
Eva Patton-Tackett Internal Medicine SOM 2024 1
Mindy Varney Pharmaceutical Science SOP 2024 1
Uyi Lawani Management & Marketing COB 2024 1
Eryn Roles Libraries and Online Learning ULIB 2024 2

Ex-Officio, Voting Members

Scott Davis Graduate Council @ MUGC Chair 2024
Amine Oudghiri-Otmani Advisory Council of Faculty Faculty 2023

Ex-Officio, Non-Voting Members

Robin Riner MU Board of Governors Faculty
Allison Carey Council of Chairs Faculty
Isabella Griffiths Student Body President Student


Other Resources


Old Main 310
Marshall University
One John Marshall Drive
Huntington, WV 25755


Shawn Schulenberg - Chair
Elizabeth Niese - Assistant Chair
Sujoy Bose - Recording Secretary


Zelideth Rivas - Parliamentarian


Jebediah Dickerson - Administrative Associate