The Campus Senate is a legislative body composed of twenty faculty, five students and three alternates, one civil service staff member, one academic professional, and one administrator. The Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs serves as an ex-officio, non-voting member.

Faculty Senators 2021-2023

Amandailee Adams, CHST
Assistant Professor, Medical Laboratory Science
Mail stop: 
HSB 314
Telephone: 
(217) 206-8562
Email:  amill01s@uis.edu
Deborah Anthony,  CPAE
Professor & Chair, Legal Studies
Mail stop: 
PAC 350
Telephone: 
(217) 206-8340
Email: danth2@uis.edu
Donna Bussell, CLASS
Professor, English and Modern Languages
Mail stop: UHB 3050
Telephone: (217) 206-8091
Email: dbuss3@uis.edu
Timothy Hakenewerth, CLASS
Assistant Professor, Human Development Counseling
Mail stop: BRK 332
Telephone: (217) 206-6151
Email: thake2@uis.edu
William Kline, CBM, at-large
Associate Professor, Management, Marketing, and Operations
Secretary
Mail stop: UHB 4054
Telephone: (217) 206-8138
Email: wklin2@uis.edu
Kenneth Owen, CLASS
Associate Professor, History
Mail stop: UHB 3050
Telephone: (217) 206-7439
Email: kowen8@uis.edu
Pamela Salela,  LIB, at-large
Associate Professor, Library
Mail stop: BRK 140
Telephone: (217) 206-6783
Email: psale2@uis.edu
Sudeep Sharma, CBM
Associate Professor, Management, Marketing, and Operations
Mail stop: UHB 4060
Telephone: (217) 206-8275
Email: sshar5@uis.edu
Neetu Singh, CBM, at-large
Associate Professor, Management Information Systems
Mail stop: UHB 4093
Telephone: (217) 206-7921
Email: nsing2@uis.edu
Carrie Switzer, CHST
Associate Professor, Psychology
Mail stop: UHB 3144
Telephone: (217) 206-7229
Email: cswit1@uis.edu
Ryan Williams, CLASS, at-large
Associate Professor, Criminology & Criminal Justice
Mail stop: PAC 350
Telephone: (217) 206-7708
Email: rwill2@uis.edu

Faculty Senators 2022-2024

Amy Dunning, CPAE
Assistant Professor, School of Education
Vice-Chair
Mail stop: BRK 330
Telephone: (217) 206-8150
Email: ahewi2@uis.edu
Lynn Fisher, CLASS, at-large
Professor, Sociology/Anthropology
Mail stop: UHB 3038
Telephone: (217) 206-7938
Email: lfish1@uis.edu
Ahmad Juma'h, CBM
Associate Professor, Accounting, Economics, and Finance
Mail stop: UHB 4093
Telephone: (217) 206-8366
Email: ajuma4@uis.edu
Marc Klingshirn, CHST
Associate Professor, Chemistry
Mail stop: LRH 101
Telephone: (217) 206-8193
Email: mklin2@uis.edu
Xiaoqing Li, CBM, at-large
Professor, Management Information Systems
Mail stop: UHB 4093
Telephone: (217) 206-7862
Email: xli1@uis.edu
Sarah Sagmoen, LIB
Clinical Assistant Professor, Library
Mail stop: BRK 140
Telephone: (217) 206-6618
Email: ssagm2@uis.edu
Milissa Thibodeaux-Thompson, CLASS, at-large
Professor, Theatre
Mail stop: VPA 62
Telephone: (217) 206-8307
Email:mthom1@uis.edu
Holly Thompson, CLASS, at-large
Associate Professor, Human Development Counseling
Mail stop: BRK 332
Telephone: (217) 206-7568
Email: hthom2@uis.edu
Celest Weuve, CHST
Associate Professor & Director, School of Health Sciences
Chair
Mail stop: SLB 16
Telephone: (217) 206-8414
Email: cweuv2@uis.edu

Administrative Representative

Robert Smith
Dean, College of Public Affairs and Education
Mail stop: PAC 430
Telephone: (217) 206-6523
E-mail: rsmit27@uis.edu


Civil Service Representative

Aaron Stewart
Facilities Business Manager, Facilities & Services Parliamentarian
Mail stop: BSB 33
Telephone: (217) 206-8360
E-mail: astew5@uis.edu

Academic Professional Representative

Michele Gribbins
Director, COLRS
Mail stop: BRK 415
Telephone: (217) 206-8251
E-mail: mgribbin@uis.edu

Civil Service Alternate

Amanda Lazzara
Program/Student Advisor, Art, Music & Theatre
Mail stop: VPA 62
Telephone: (217) 206-6240
E-mail: alazz2@uis.edu

Student Senators

Molly Harms, Student Government Association
Parliamentarian
E-mail: mharm4@uis.edu
Nathanael Quivey, Student Government Association
Public Affairs and Education Senator
Email: nquiv2@uis.edu
Kyle Stauder, Student Government Association
President
E-mail: kstau2@uis.edu
Dominick Vessini, Student Government Association
Campus Resident Senator
Email: dvess2@uis.edu
Brady Wilson, Student Government Association
External Vice President
E-mail: bwils7@uis.edu

Alternate Student Senators

Will Formea, Student Government Association
UIS Student Representative to the Board of Trustees
Email: wforme2@uis.edu

Chris Johnson, Student Government Association
Undergraduate Student Senator
Email: cjohn211@uis.edu

Outside Bodies

The Campus Senate also elects/appoints representatives to certain outside bodies. 


Faculty Representatives to the University of Illinois System University Senates Conference

  • Lynn Fisher, CLASS, 2022– 2024
  • Sudeep Sharma, CBM, 2022-2024
  • Celest Weuve, CHST, 2022 – 2024


Faculty Representative to the Illinois Board of Higher Education Faculty Advisory Committee

  • Beth Hatt, School of Education