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Graduate School Faculty Committees and Meeting Minutes

Current Committees

Admissions

Michael Blanton, Ph.D. - ex-officio CHAIR - GSBS Sr. Associate Dean
Charles Faust, Ph.D. - Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics
Joe Fralick, Ph.D. - Immunology & Infectious Diseases
Abdul Hamood, Ph.D. - Immunology & Infectious Diseases
George Henderson, Ph.D. - Pharmacology & Neuroscience
Rajkumar Lakshmanaswamy, Ph.D. - Biomedical Studies
Raul Martinez-Zaguilan, Ph.D. - Cell Physiology & Molecular Biophysics
Ruth Perez, Ph.D. - Biomedical Studies
Ali Roghani, Ph.D. - Pharmacology & Neuroscience
Bryan Sutton, Ph.D. -  Cell Physiology & Molecular Biophysics
Jeffrey Thomas, Ph.D. - Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics
Dan Webster, Ph.D. - Cell & Molecular Biology
Sandra Whelly, Ph.D. - Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics

Core Curriculum Coordination (CCC) Committee

Dan Hardy, Ph.D. - Biochemistry
Clinton MacDonald, Ph.D. - Molecular Biology
Raul Martinez-Zaguilan, Ph.D. - Cell Physiology - CHAIR
Susan Bergeson, Ph.D. - Pharmacology & Neuroscience
Robert Bright, Ph.D. - Immunology & Infectious Diseases
Kendra Rumbaugh, Ph.D. - At Large Member
Brad Youngblood- Student Representative

GSBS Course Evaluation Committee

Michael Blanton, Ph.D. - CHAIR - Pharmacology & Neuroscience
Tom Abbruscato, Ph.D. - Pharmaceutical Sciences
Kendra Rumbaugh, Ph.D. - Biotechnology
Beverly Chilton, Ph.D. - Cell & Molecular Biology
Jane Colmer-Hamood, Ph.D.  - Immunology & Infectious Diseases 
Ruth Perez, Ph.D. - Biomedical Studies
Ali Roghani, Ph.D. - Pharmacology & Neuroscience
Jeffrey Thomas, Ph.D. - Cell & Molecular Biology
Bryan Sutton, Ph.D. - Cell Physiology & Molecular Biophysics
Jake Everett - Student Representative
Ismael Segura - Student Representative
Neel Fofaria - Student Representative
Pam Johnson - GSBS

Physician Scientist Program Committee

 
Michael Blanton, Ph.D. - CHAIR - GSBS Sr. Associate Dean
Steven Berk, M.D. - SOM Dean
Susan Bergeson, Ph.D. - Pharmacology & Neuroscience
Joaquin Lado, M.D., Ph.D. - Internal Medicine
Barry Maurer, M.D., Ph.D. - Cell Biology & Biochemistry
Volker Neugebauer, M.D., Ph.D. - Pharmacology & Neuroscience
Kim Peck, M.D. - SOM Assistant Dean for Admissions
Brandt Schneider, Ph.D. - GSBS Dean
Simon Williams, Ph.D. - Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics
Ben Elberson - MD/PhD Student Representative
James Wang - MD/PhD Student Representative
Pamela Johnson - Ex Officio
Linda Prado - Ex Officio
Other Institutional Committees with GSBS Representation  
International Affairs Council- Pablo Artigas, Ph.D.
Conflict of Interest Committee- Lan Guan, M.D., Ph.D.
Quality Enhancement Plan(QEP)- vacant
Institutional Effectiveness Workgroup- Pamela Johnson
Student Affairs Workgroup- Pamela Johnson
IT eLearning- Jackie Chavez
Web Strategy Council- Jackie Chavez
Digital Measures- Jackie Chavez
Iterprofessional Education Operations Committee- Barry Lombardini, Ph.D.
Faculty Senate- Vardan Karamyan, Ph.D. (2016), Raul Martinez-Zaguilan, Ph.D.,(2017); Vacant (2015)

SABR

 
Parastoo Momeni, Ph.D. - Co-Director
Pablo Artigas, Ph.D. - Co-Director
Kendra Rumbaugh, Ph.D. - Past Director
Abdul Hamood, Ph.D. - Past Director
Pam Johnson
Jackie Chavez
Selection Committees

GSBS Dean's Scholars Award

Brandt Schneider, Ph.D. - CHAIR - GSBS Dean
Pam Johnson - Assistant Dean
Thomas Abbruscato, Ph.D.- Amarillo Associate Dean
Michael Blanton, Ph.D. - Lubbock Sr. Associate Dean

GSBS Miscellaneous Scholarships

Brandt Schneider, Ph.D.  - CHAIR - GSBS Dean
Pam Johnson - Assistant Dean
Department Faculty Member

Mary Lou Clements-Mann Scholarship

Thomas Abbruscato, Ph.D. - CHAIR - Amarillo Associate Dean
Michael Blanton, Ph.D. - Lubbock Sr. Associate Dean
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