Steering Committee

The Steering Committee of Faculty Council includes representatives from both basic science and clinical departments. The Steering Committee represents, and acts on behalf of the Faculty Council in all matters within the purview of the Faculty Council.

All actions of the Steering Committee are subject to prior or subsequent approval of the Faculty Council.  

Powers and Duties

The Steering Committee meets monthly. It ensures that an agenda for all regular and special meetings of the Faculty Council is sent to the electorate.

A full description of the Steering Committee's powers and duties may be found in the bylaws


No Term Limit
Two-Year Terms

2018-2020 Term

  • Fernando Estrada, PhD
    Department of Biochemistry
  • Wilma Hofmann, PhD
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics
    Basic Science Representative to Executive Committee

2017-2019 Term

  • Jeffery Mador, MD
    Department of Medicine
    Clinical Representative to Executive Committee
  • John Panepinto, PhD
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology


One-Year Terms

2018-2019 Term