Academic Policy Committee

The Academic Policy Committee recommends policy in academic matters affecting more than one college. It is composed of faculty members, administrators, and students.


  • Dr. Randy Weinstein - Interim Dean, College of Engineering
  • Dr Adele Lindenmeyr - Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Dr. Christine Kelleher Palus - Dean, Graduate Studies & CPS
  • Dr. Donna Sullivan Havens – Dean, Fitzpatrick College of Nursing
  • Dr. Joyce Russell - Dean, Villanova School of Business
  • Rev. John P. Stack, OSA - Vice President for Student Life
  • Dr. Craig Wheeland - Vice Provost for Academics

Arts (Humanities)

  • Dr. Marylu Hill, ACS
  • Dr. Stephen Napier, Philosophy

Arts (Social Sciences)

  • Dr. Stacey Havlik, Education & Counseling
  • Dr. Rory Kramer, Sociology

Arts (Humanities or Social Science)

  • Dr. Stefanie Knauss, Theology & Religious Studies
  • Dr. Eric Lomazoff, Political Science


  • Dr. Stephanie A. Katz, Chemistry
  • Dr. Michael Posner, Mathematics & Statistics
  • Dr. Javad Siad, Physics

Villanova School of Business

  • Dr. Scott Dressler, Economics
  • Dr. Christopher Kilby, Chair, Economics
  • Dr. Jennifer Altamuro, Accountancy

College of Engineering

  • Dr. Ziyu (Jacky) Huang, Chemical Engineering
  • Dr. Ani Ural, Mechanical Engineering

Fitzpatrick College of Nursing

  • Dr. Sherry Burrell
  • Dr. Elizabeth Petit de Mange


  • John Shindelar, Graduate Student representative CLAS - TE 2020


  • Dr. Bette Mariani, representative-delegate for Dr. Donna Sullivan Havens
  • Dr. Andrea Welker, representative-delegate for Dr. Randy Weinstein
  • Kathleen Byrnes, representative-delegate for Rev. John P. Stack

Academic Policy Committee Minutes