Faculty Committee on Athletics (2022-23)

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

Committee Members


Sarah Demers (Chair)
Horace D. Taft Associate Professor of Physics


Jasmina Besirevic Regan
Associate Dean for Graduate Education; Lecturer, Sociology and Ethics, Politics & Economics


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


Victoria Chun
Thomas A. Beckett Director of Athletics


Jeanne Follansbee
Dean, Yale Summer Session; Associate Dean, Yale College


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
Secretary; Vice President for University Life


Jessie Hill
Dean of Benjamin Franklin College


Michael Hoepp
Assistant to the President


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


Judith Krauss
Professor Emerita of Nursing


Maxwell Laurans
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery; Chief and Director, Perioperative Services


Penelope Laurans
Senior Advisor to the President


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


Pericles Lewis
Dean of Yale College and Douglas Tracy Smith Professor of Comparative Literature


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


J. Lloyd Suttle
Vice Provost for Academic Resources


Rebecca Toseland
Senior Lecturer, Director of Research Support Tobin Center for Economic Policy


Paul Turner
Rachel Carson Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology


Joseph Wolenski
Senior Lecturer and Research Scientist in Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology