Committee Members


  • Elizabeth Casserly, Psychology, chair
  • Sara Kippur, Language and Culture Studies 
  • Michelle Kovarik, Chemistry
  • Beth Notar, Anthropology
  • Barbara Karger, Theater and Dance
  • Sebastian Skardal, Mathematics
In addition to these elected members, the committee is joined by Melanie Stein, Dean of Academic Affairs, who serves as the Dean of the Faculty's designated representative. (Funds for Faculty Research Committee awards come from the Dean's budget.) Kristin Magendantz, Director of Faculty Grants and Sponsored Research, acts as secretary to the Committee.