Deans & Ex Officios

Deans of Schools

In addition to its elected members, the Senate includes as a voting member the Dean of each School:

LARRY MARNETT
Basic Sciences

LORENZO F. CANDELARIA
Blair School of Music

JOHN GEER
College of Arts and Sciences

EMILIE TOWNES
Divinity School

ANDRÉ CHRISTIE-MIZELLL
Graduate School

CHRIS GUTHRIE
Law School

M. ERIC JOHNSON
Owen Graduate School of Management

CAMILLA BENBOW
Peabody College

PHILIPPE M. FAUCHET
School of Engineering

JEFFREY BALSER
School of Medicine

PAMELA JEFFRIES
School of Nursing


Ex Officio Members

Ex Officio - non-voting members:

JOHN MCLEAN
Parliamentarian

G.L. BLACK
Vice Provost for Student Affairs & Dean of Students 

DOUG CHRISTIANSEN
Vice Provost for University Enrollment Affairs and Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid

ANDRÉ CHRISTIE-MIZELL
Vice Provost for Graduate Education

ANDRÉ L. CHURCHWELL
Vice-Chancellor for Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer

DANIEL DIERMEIER
Chancellor

STEVE ERTEL
Vice-Chancellor for Communications

TRACEY GEORGE
Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs

NATHAN GREEN
Vice-Chancellor for Government and Community Relations

ANDERS HALL
Vice-Chancellor for Investments and Chief Investment Officer

AMY M. JOHNSON
Assistant Provost for Immersion and Experiential Learning 

RYAN MIDDAGH
Past Vice-Chair of Faculty Senate

ERIC KOPSTAIN
Vice-Chancellor for Administration

CANDICE STOREY LEE
Vice-Chancellor for Athletics and University Affairs and Athletics Director

JOHN LUTZ
Vice-Chancellor for Development and Alumni Relations

MARK MAGNUSON
Past Chair of Faculty Senate

JENNIFER PIETENPOL
Executive Vice President for Research

PADMA RAGHAVAN
Vice Provost for Research

DAVID RAIFORD
Chief of Clinical Staff

CYBELE RAVER
Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

CLEO RUCKER
Associate Vice Chancellor & Chief HR Officer

ALEX SEVILLA
Vice Provost for Career Advancement and Engagement 

TRACY SHARPLEY-WHITING
Vice Provost, Arts and Libraries

JOHN SHAW
University Librarian

RUBY SHELLAWAY
Chief General Counsel

BRETT SWEET
Vice-Chancellor for Finance, Information Technology, and Chief Financial Officer

and other such administrative officers as the Faculty Senate may invite.