Committees and Policies

Proposed Slate of Committees 2021–22


Board of Graduate

Studies (BOGS):                   Rahul Kumar (Coordinator, year 2 of 3), Deborah Knight, Meena Krishnamurthy


Undergraduate Chair:       Kerah Gordon-Solmon (year 1 of 3)


Colloquium Coordinator:  Elliot Paul


Computer:                              Josh Mozersky (Fall)/vacant


Equity Committee:               Christine Sypnowich, Catherine Stinson


Faculty Fellowship 

Committee Representative: Jon Miller


Library:                                  Udo Schuklenk


Newsletter:                            Paul Fairfield


Nominating Committee:     Paul Fairfield, Udo Schuklenk, Catherine Stinson


PHIL 390 Practicum:             Kerah Gordon-Solmon


Graduate Placement

Officers:                                   Rahul Kumar, Elliot Paul


Strategic Planning:               Christine Sypnowich (Head), Kerah Gordon-Solmon (Undergraduate Chair), Rahul Kumar (Graduate                                                                                           Coordinator), Sergio Sismondo (Fall)/Udo Schuklenk (Winter), David Bakhurst


Renewal, Tenure

and Promotion (RTP):           Sergio Sismondo, Deborah Knight, Dolleen Manning


Appointments:                       Christine Sypnowich (Head), Meena Krishnamurthy, Elliot Paul, Mick Smith, David Bakhurst



All appointments are for one year except for the position of Undergraduate Chair which is for three years.  All appointments will begin on July 1, 2021, except for those to the Appointments Committee, which will begin immediately because of the need to constitute a joint search committee with Political Studies for the position in Black Political Thought recently announced.



Policies and Practices of the Philosophy Department (docx 135KB)