AUA Faculty Senate 2017-18

Faculty Senate Meetings and Minutes in 2017-18: 

Current 2017-2018 Faculty Senate members

ConstituencySelected member
College of Business and EconomicsHrant Davtyan
Gayane Barseghyan
MBA ProgramFanis Varvoglis
BA in BusinessAgassy Manoukian
MS EconomicsAram Ghazaryan
College of Humanities and Social SciencesChristian Garbis
MA in PSIAJenny Paturyan
MA in TEFLIrshat Madyarov
LLMNshan Matevosyan
BA in E&CArto Vaun
College of Science and EngineeringMeri HovsepyanGagik Gabrielyan
ME in IESMAram Keryan
BS in CSDavid Davidian
School of Public HealthVahe Khachadourian
ACENatella Mirzoyan
At-large membersMichael Andrews BashanMary Boghosyan

Faculty Senate Executive Committee (By-laws) 

  • Arto Vaun (chair)
  • Irshat Madyarov (vice-chair)
  • Jenny Paturyan (secretary)
  • Nshan Matevosyan (parliamentarian)

Curriculum Committee (Charge

  • Randall Rhodes (Provost)
  • Aram Hajian (CSE)
  • Varduhi Petrosyan (SPH)
  • Adelaida Baghdasaryan (CHSS)
  • Alen Amirkhanian (ACE)

Ethics and Grievance Committee (Procedure)

  • Varduhi Petrosyan
  • Simon Clarke
  • Hasmik Galstyan (staff representative)
  • Vahram Ghushcyan
  • Elham Shayegh
  • Christian Garbis
  • Michael Bashan
  • Gagik Gabrielyan
  • Arto Vaun


The Ethics and Grievance Committee of the Faculty Senate shall have jurisdiction [or authority] to review, advise, and make recommendations on policies regarding ethical behavior, and to hear and resolve appeals brought by any member of the university against any other member of the university regarding violations of any of the various codes and policies of the university.

Anyone on campus may direct an email concerning ethical questions or a grievance to [email protected].  This communication is confidential for committee members only.

Student Affairs Committee [Charge]

  • Gayane Barseghyan
  • Meri Hovsepyan
  • Michael Bashan
  • Christian Garbis
  • Vahe Khachadourian
  • Alex Vartan Gubbins

Faculty Affairs Committee [Charge]

  • Mary Boghosian
  • Irshat Madyarov
  • Arto Vaun
  • Gagik Gabrielyan
  • Siranush Dvoyan
  • Raffi Meneshian
  • Simon Clarke

Extension Committee (ChargeProcedure)

  • David Davidian
  • Aram Keryan
  • Fanis Varvoglis
  • Gagik Gabrielyan

Operations and Facilities Committee [Charge]

  • Alexandr Grigoryan
  • Agassy Manoukian
  • Hourig Ataryan
  • Rubina Danilova
  • Adelaida Baghdasaryan

Budget and Planning Committee [charge in the process of being finalized]

  • Michael Kouchakdjian (Chair)
  • Theofanis Varvoglis
  • Eliza Tigranyan
  • Maria Titizian
  • Arpie Balian
  • Norayr Ben-Ohanian
Academic Standards Committee with its (Charge and Procedure)
For information, please contact the Office of the Provost
Committee on Student Conduct and Ethics (Charge and Procedure)
For information, please contact the Office of the Provost






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