B-1 Committee on Financial Aid to Students

Chair: Circe D. Sturm;
Effective July 1, 2015, Michael G. Findley take over the role of chair for the remainder of the academic year.
Vice Chair: Cinthia S. Salinas
Chair Elect: Nigel S. Atkinson
Minutes (PDF):


The first meeting will be on Thursday, September 18, 2014, location TBD.


Member E-mail Address Book (comma delimited)
Member E-mail Address Book (semi-colon delimited)

Committee's annual reports from previous years:

FUNCTION: To initiate and review policies and procedures; to hear appeals from decisions of the Office of Student Financial Services.

COMPOSITION: Five voting members of the General Faculty for three-year staggered terms, representing five colleges or schools; five students, including at least two who are receiving, or have received, financial aid from the Office of Student Financial Services; and two staff members for two-year staggered terms. Four of the students shall be appointed by the President from a panel of nominees submitted by Student Government; the fifth student shall be appointed by the President from a panel of nominees submitted by the Chair of the Graduate Student Assembly. In addition, every year the Chair of the Faculty Council shall appoint two voting faculty members of the Faculty Council for one-year terms. Each year, the committee shall elect its own Chair and Vice Chair who shall be voting faculty members of the committee. The Director of Student Financial Services, a representative of the Dean of Students, and a representative from the Office of Graduate Studies shall serve as administrative advisers without vote. The President may appoint additional non-voting administrative advisors from the general administration areas of the University.

Members, 2014-15:
  Atkinson, Nigel S. 2014-2017 professor, neuroscience
  Findley, Michael G. 2013-2016 associate professor, government
  Johns, Ann C. 2013-2016 sr. lecturer, art and art history
  Limberg, Stephen T. 2012-2015 professor, accounting
  Sturm, Circe D. 2012-2015 associate professor, anthropology

Faculty Council Appointees:
  Salinas, Cinthia S. 2014-2015 associate professor, curriculum and instruction
  Wade, Maria D. 2014-2015 associate professor, anthropology

Two Staff:
  Crosley, Nia 2014-2016 undergraduate advisor and course scheduler
  Griffith, Janet L. 2013-2015 senior administrative associate

Five Students:
  Bior, Adit D. 2014-2015 Student Government representative
  Carver, Ben C. 2014-2015 Student Government representative
  Thomas, Summer D. 2014-2015 Student Government representative
  Wang, Yukai K. 2014-2015 Student Government representative
  TBD 2014-2015 Graduate Student Assembly representative
Administrative Advisors:
Hackert, Marvin L. ex officio
without vote
associate dean, Graduate Studies
Melecki, Thomas G. ex officio
without vote
director, Student Financial Services

  Felix, Jaden O. ex officio
without vote
Office of the Dean of Students representative