Committees

Title Committee Description Committee Chair Members
Academic Committee

Work related to undergraduate and graduate curricula and degree programs; oversight of scholarship and fellowship awards/funds

Tom Meixner
Chris Castro, Brittany Ciancarelli, Ty Ferré , Guo-Yue Niu, Lupe Romero, Martha Whitaker, Xiquan Dong, Ave Arellano, Dale Ward
Admissions Committee (Academic Sub-Committee)

Work related to graduate admissions.

Christopher Castro, Ty Ferré
Awards (Staff & Faculty)

Work related to the nomination of staff and faculty awards.

Steve Mullen
Hoshin Gupta, Jim Yeh, Xubin Zeng
Awards - Students (Academic Sub-Committee)

Work related to the nomination of student awards, encompassing scholarships available to students enrolled in the Department of Hydrology & Atmospheric Sciences, as well as those awards offerred by the

Thomas Meixner
Chris Castro, Brittany Ciancarelli, Ty Ferré , Guo-Yue Niu, Lupe Romero, Martha Whitaker, Xubin Zeng, Ave Arellano, Dale Ward
Development & Industrial Affiliates

Promote philanthropic suport for the department's research, teaching and outreach programs via Alumni, Advocacy and Corporate Relations. 

Eric Betterton, Thomas Meixner
El Dia Advisers

The annual student research symposium, El Día del Agua y la Atmósfera, is held every spring and is one of the hallmark events held during EarthWeek, a showcase of research for students enrolled in the

Ty Ferré , Erma Santander
Executive Committee

Advisors to the department head on academic, business, finance, infrastructure, and personnel matters

Eric Betterton
Tom Meixner, Martha Whitaker, Xubin Zeng
HAS Seminar

Coordinators of the department's weekly colloquium series featuring invited speakers

Guo-Yue Niu
Pieter Hazenberg
Promotion and Tenure Committee

Work related to the promotion and tenure of tenure-track faculty members

Larry Winter
Jennifer McIntosh, Xubin Zeng, Xiquan Dong
Space and Computer Facilities

Work related to monitoring and maintaining department's building space and computer facilities

Tim Corley, Mike Eklund, Thomas Galarneau, Ty Ferré