Faculty Committee on Athletics (2020-21)

Discuss and provide input on issues relating to athletics at Yale to President Salovey and Athletic Director Victoria Chun.

Committee Members


Sarah Demers

Sarah Demers (Chair)

Horace D. Taft Associate Professor of Physics


Melanie Boyd

Melanie Boyd

Yale College Dean of Student Affairs; Senior Associate Dean of Yale College


Ryan Brasseaux

Ryan Brasseaux

Dean of Davenport College; Lecturer in American Studies


Marvin Chun

Marvin Chun

Dean of Yale College; Richard M. Colgate Professor of Psychology and Professor of Neuroscience


Victoria Chun

Victoria Chun

Thomas A. Beckett Director of Athletics


Angela Gleason

Angela Gleason

Dean of Morse College; Assistant Director, Center for Language Study; Coordinator, Directed Independent Language Study DILS and Fields independent language study programs


Kimberly M. Goff-Crews

Kimberly M. Goff-Crews

Secretary; Vice President for University Life


Jessie Hill

Jessie Hill

Dean of Benjamin Franklin College


Burgwell Howard

Burgwell Howard

Senior Associate Dean of Yale College; Associate Vice President of Student Life


Frank Keil

Frank Keil

Charles C. & Dorathea S. Dilley Professor of Psychology and Linguistics


Judith Krauss

Judith Krauss

Professor Emerita of Nursing


Maxwell Laurans

Maxwell Laurans

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery; Chief and Director, Perioperative Services


Penelope Laurans

Penelope Laurans

Senior Advisor to the President


George Levesque

George Levesque

Associate Dean, Yale College; Dean of Academic Programs, Yale College; Director of Undergrad Studies, First-Year Seminar Program; Lecturer in History


Jonathan R. Macey

Jonathan R. Macey

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law


Joy McGrath

Chief of Staff to the President


Thomas Near

Thomas Near

Professor and Chair of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology; Bingham Oceanographic Curator of Ichthyology, Peabody Museum of Natural History; Head of College, Saybrook College


Risë Nelson

Director, Afro-American Cultural Center and Assistant Dean, Yale College


Karla M. Neugebauer

Karla M. Neugebauer

Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry and of Cell Biology; Director of Graduate Studies, Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry; Director, Yale Center for RNA Science and Medicine


J. Lloyd Suttle

J. Lloyd Suttle

Vice Provost for Academic Resources


Paul Turner

Paul Turner

Rachel Carson Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology