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    Academic Technology Committee

Academic Technology Committee


This committee shall make recommendations regarding University resources and policy that pertain to instructional and research technology, including computing and instructional media development and services. There shall be consultation and liaison with other appropriate Standing Committees.


This committee shall consist of thirteen members: nine members elected, one each, by and from the eight Colleges and the Library; two members elected by the Senate; and two student members appointed by the Associated Students Senate.

Academic Technology Committee Members

NameRepresentingDepartmentTerm Expires
Chris Sales (Chair)SenateComputer Science2023
Tomo HattoriHumanities Asian American Studies 2023
Ovande Furtado Health & Human Development Kinesiology2023
Wayne SmithBusiness & EconomicsManagement2024
Soheil BoroushakiSocial & Behavioral SciencesGeography2024
Jenn Wolfe EducationSecondary Education2023
Joel KrantzArts, Media & Communication Cinema & Television Arts2025
Stephen KutayUniversity Library Library2025
Cecile BendavidSenateComputer Science2023
Jorge BalbasScience & Math  Mathematics2024
Paige Hajiloo Associated StudentsAssociated Students2023
Sam Seifzadeh Associated StudentsAssociated Students2023
Ranjit PhilipVice President for Information Technology & CIOExecutive SecretaryNot Applicable
Helen HeinrichAssociate Vice President, Academic TechnologyPermanent GuestNot Applicable
TBDInformation Technology, Academic TechnologyGuestNot Applicable
Celene ValenzuelaExecutive AssistantRecording SecretaryNot Applicable