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Piper Professor Committee

Function and Meeting Information:

Recommends to the Faculty Senate the Piper nominee to be submitted to the Provost. In addition, the committee also recommends to the Senate the recipients of the Everette Swinney Faculty Senate Excellence in Teaching Award. The committee is comprised of one faculty member per college, plus one former Piper Professor.

The Piper Professor Committee typically meets twice in late September-mid October. Workload depends on the number of Piper applicants, usually about 15-20 hours. The chair usually spends another 2-3 hours organizing.

2020 - 2021 Members

Please note: committee appointments for the 2020-21 academic year are effective through August 31, 2021. The senate is in the process of making appointments for the 2021-22 academic year and updates will be posted at the beginning of the fall semester.

Piper Professor Committee College Term Exp Email
Dr. Amy Benton Applied Arts 2023 AB68@txstate.edu
Dr. Melissa Baucus Business 2021 m_b486@txstate.edu
Dr. Cheryl Fulton Education 2023 clfulton@txstate.edu
Dr. Lynn Ledbetter, Chair Fine Arts and Communication 2022 Ll09@txstate.edu
Dr. Rosaleen Bloom Health Professions 2021 r_b442@txstate.edu
Dr. Carmen Westerberg Liberal Arts 2022 Cw54@txstate.edu
Dr. Ann Burnette Piper Recipient 2021 AB11@txstate.edu
Dr. Andrea Aspbury Science and Engineering 2022 aa14@txstate.edu