Curry Faculty Council

The purpose of Faculty Council is to represent faculty needs and interests in the governance of the Curry School. The Faculty Council shall take the leadership role in developing policies and procedures governing academic quality, program development, and strategic planning on academic matters. Faculty Council will also have responsibility for conducting semi-annual reviews by the faculty of administrative staff (Department Chairs, Associate and Assistant Deans and Dean).

The Faculty Council is composed of seven faculty members, one student representative, and two representatives from the Dean's office who are ex-officio members: the Associate Dean for Administration and Planning and the Associate Dean for Academic Partnerships and International Initiatives.

The current members of the faculty council are:

Chair - Filip Loncke,
Chair-Elect - Marty Block,
Assistant Professor Rep - Melissa Levy,
CISE Representative - Ottilie Austin,
EDHS Representative - LaVae Hoffman,
EDLF Representative - Brian Pusser,
General Faculty Representative - Christopher Mazurek,
KINE Representative - David Edwards,
Student Representative, Ed Council - Sarah Lilly,

Ex Officio - Catherine Bradshaw,
Ex Officio - Catherine Brighton,
Ex Officio - Justin Thompson,
Ex Officio - Robert Berry,
Staff Support - Raj Seneviratne,

Faculty Council will meet on the first and third Fridays of each month from 1:00-2:30PM, with minor adjustments to this schedule as indicated below. Meetings will be held via Zoom. Agendas will be shared prior to meetings, and faculty who wish to attend are welcome. Please contact Raj Seneviratne at ( for a meeting link.

  • September 4, 2020
  • September 18, 2002
  • October 2, 2020
  • October 16, 2020
  • November 6, 2020
  • November 20, 2020
  • December 4, 2020
  • December 18, 2020
  • January 15, 2021 (no meeting on January 1)
  • February 5, 2021
  • February 19, 2021
  • March 5, 2021
  • March 19, 2021
  • April 2, 2021
  • April 16, 2021


Standing Committees that Report to Faculty Council