Women's Advisory Committee, Faculty


Appointed by: President

Reports to: President

Number of Members: 23

Current as of: August 2020


Purpose. Provides a forum for communicating more effectively among administrators and faculty about the concerns of the women of the university; studies and develops plans and recommendations for the encouragement and the advancement of women.

Member Appointments. The President of the University shall make all appointments from nominations submitted by the University Faculty Senate. The Committee shall consist of the following members: a tenured faculty member from each college and the Newton Gresham Library, a probationary faculty member from each college and the Newton Gresham Library, and three adjunct faculty members. The tenured faculty members shall serve rotating three-year terms ending August 31. The probationary and adjunct faculty members shall serve one-year terms ending August 31 and can be reappointed to the committee. Two nominations for each position shall be presented to the President of the university.  All genders are eligible.

Chair Appointment. The President designates the chair.

Committee Members

Rosanne Keathley, Chair

Tenured Faculty Members:

Term Expires August 31, 2021:

Daphne Johnson, Education
Kathy Hill, Business Administration
Linda Webster, Humanities and Social Sciences

Term Expires August 31, 2022:

Joan Hudson, Science and Engineering Technology
Kelly Zinn, Health Sciences
Yan Zhang, Criminal Justice
Susan Strickland, Newton Gresham Library

Term Expires August 31, 2023:

Emily Kim,  Arts and Media

Probationary Faculty Members:

Term Expires August 31, 2021:

Xiaoman Duan, Business Administration
Katherine Hubbard,
Arts and Media
Erin Orrick, Criminal Justice
Amber Ulseth, Science & Engineering Technology 
Christine Cardinal, Health Sciences
Elizabeth Gross, Education
Yixin Chen, Humanities and Social Sciences
Susan Elkins, Newton Gresham Library

Adjunct Faculty Members:

Term Expires August 31, 2021:

Amy Dean, Humanities and Social Sciences
Mary Breaux, Criminal Justice
Clarissa StoneScience & Engineering Technology


To Report Errors

All errors in committee listings should be reported in writing to:
Heather Adams
Mail: Campus P.O. Box 2394
Email: heatheradams@shsu.edu