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May 2015 Academic Senate Election Results
May 12, 2015

Dear Colleagues:

The results of the May 2015 election are as follows.

Vice Chair (Chair Designate) for a two-year term, effective September 1, 2015 through August 31, 2017. The first year will be served as Vice Chair and the second as Chair of the Division:

  • Kaustuv Roy (Professor, Biological Sciences)

Divisional Representatives to the systemwide Assembly of the Academic Senate for two-year terms, effective September 1, 2015 through August 31, 2017:

  • Gail Heyman (Professor, Psychology)
  • Nadine George-Graves (Professor, Theatre)
  • Gentry Patrick (Associate Professor, Biological Sciences)

Alternate Divisional Representatives to the Assembly of the Academic Senate:

  • Farrell Ackerman (Professor, Linguistics and Director, Human Development Program)
  • Todd Kontje (Professor, Literature)
  • Robert Rissman (Assistant Professor In Residence, Neurosciences)

Committee on Committees members, each for a three-year term, effective September 1, 2015 through August 31, 2018:

  • Health Sciences:Marilyn C. Jones (Professor of Clinical, Pediatrics)
  • Humanities:Robert Edelman (Professor, History)
  • Arts:Amy Adler (Professor, Visual Arts)
  • Science:Kimberly Prather (Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry)

The number of valid ballots cast in this election was 423, which represents a 21% turnout of the current Senate membership.

Thanks to all of the candidates. Your willingness to serve is greatly appreciated.



Robert Continetti, Vice Chair
Academic Senate, San Diego Division