Department Committees

Academic Year 2022–2023

Administration

Chair
Mark Eriksson
Associate Chair for Undergraduate Program and Academic Affairs
Mark Rzchowski
Associate Chair for Graduate Program
Kevin Black
Associate Chair for Alumni Relations & Board of Visitors
Sridhara Dasu
Department Administrator
Aimee Lefkow
Director of Communications
Sarah Perdue
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Jim Reardon
Physics Council
Eriksson (ex officio) | Rzchowski (ex officio) | Black (ex officio) |
Dasu (ex officio) | Everett | Fang | Forest | Timbie | Walker

University Committees

Faculty Senators
Terry (Sarff) | Hashimoto (Lawler) | Bose (Rebel) | Levchenko (Onellion)
Divisional Committee
Walker
University Libraries Committee
Carlsmith
Graduate Faculty Executive Committee
Black

On Leave

Semester I
Sabbatical: Dasu, Egedal, Gilbert
Research: Bechtol, Bergmann, Forest, Halzen, Hanson, Joynt, Rebel, Wu

Departmental Committees

Climate & Diversity
Bose (Chair) | Baldridge | Bechtol | Bergmann | Conlon | Kahn | Kemeny | Muenchmeyer | Sassella | Vivrekar
Colloquium
Balantekin (Chair) | Bergmann | Boldyrev | Kolkowitz | Levchenko | Lu | Pan | Vandenbroucke | Vavilov
Curriculum Committee
Rzchowski (Chair) | Black | Timbie
Facilities (Space, Remodeling, Computing, Shops & Library)
Sarff (Chair) | Bernhardt | Bradley | Brar | Dasu | Karle | Lefkow | Rzchowski
New Staff (Faculty), Promotions & Mentoring
Terry (Chair) | Balantekin | Rebel | Saffman| Shiu | Lefkow (ex officio)
Outreach, Communications, Web Content & Museum
Brar (Chair) | Atkinson | Bergmann | Conlon | Joynt  | Lu | Lucchini | McCammon | McLean | Nossal | Perdue | Seys
Staff Recognition and Salaries
Rebel (Chair) | Chung | Friesen | Hanson | Lefkow | Timbie
Faculty Recognition and Salaries
Walker  (Chair) | Balantekin | Chung | Karle | Lefkow | Sarff
Department Finances
Joynt (Chair) | Balantekin | Herndon | Lefkow | Rzchowski | Terry
Strategic Planning
Saffman (Chair) | Brar | Everett | Muenchmeyer | Sarff
Student Awards
Carlsmith (Chair) | Barger | Halzen | Kahn | Lefkow | Onellion | Reardon
Alumni and Board of Visitors Committee
Dasu (Chair) | Karle | Lefkow | Lin | Saul | Zweibel

Undergraduate Committees

Physics Majors Program
McCammon (Chair) | Heintz | Rzchowski | Timbie | Vavilov | Yavuz
Service Courses
Vandenbroucke (Chair) | Carlsmith | Gates | Mohammadi | Onellion | Sarff | Timbie | Unks | Weber
Undergraduate Advisors
Link to Advisors Page

Graduate Committees

Ph.D. Graduate Program
Black (Chair) | Bai | Boldyrev | Everett | Kahn | Levchenko | Rebel
Ph.D. First Year
Black (Chair) | Brar | Fang | Forest | Herndon | Timbie | Yavuz
Ph.D. Graduate Recruiting
Black (Chair) | Boldyrev | Esterlis | Friesen | Kahn | Kuzmin | Muenchmeyer
Ph.D. Graduate Admissions & Fellowships
Bechtol (Chair) | Bergmann | Carlsmith | Friesen | Kahn | Kolkowitz | Lu | Muenchmeyer | Saffman | Yavuz
Ph.D. Qualifying Exam
Everett (Chair) | Bai | Boldyrev | Brar | Herndon | Kahn | McCammon | Vandenbroucke | Vavilov
Ph.D. Preliminary Exam
Hashimoto (Chair) | Herndon | Levchenko | McCammon | Vavilov
MS in Physics – Quantum Computing
Joynt (chair)  | Baldridge | Cunsolo | Friesen | Kolkowitz | McDermott | Saffman | Vavilov | Walker | Yavuz