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Faculty Advisory Committee

To guide an appropriate commemoration of the 125th anniversary, the University of Chicago has convened a Faculty Advisory Committee. With ideas from the campus community, the committee has planned a series of events to take place over Autumn Quarter 2015.

The Faculty Advisory Committee includes:

  • Chair: John W. Boyer, the Martin A. Ryerson Distinguished Service Professor, Department of History and the College; Dean, The College
  • Ramón A. Gutiérrez, the Preston and Sterling Morton Distinguished Service Professor, Department of History and the College
  • Karen E. Kim, MD, Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Edward (Rocky) Kolb, the Arthur Holly Compton Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Enrico Fermi Institute, and the College; Dean, Physical Sciences Division
  • Christine Mehring, Professor, Department of Art History and the College; Chair, Department of Art History
  • Daniel Meyer, Director, Special Collections Research Center, and University Archivist; ex officio committee member as University Archivist
  • Deborah L. Nelson, Associate Professor, Department of English Language and Literature and the College
  • Ronald Thisted, Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences, Department of Statistics, Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, and the College; Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
  • Matthew Tirrell, Professor, Institute for Molecular Engineering; Pritzker Director and Dean, Institute for Molecular Engineering
  • Amanda Woodward, the William S. Gray Professor, Department of Psychology and the College; Deputy Dean for Faculty Affairs, Division of the Social Sciences