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UICUF Officer and Representative Elections
Mail-Ballot Elections Set for FALL 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the pursuant shift to remote work for most of our membership, the UICUF Elections Committee has determined that a mail ballot election will be held this Fall in lieu of our usual in-person Spring elections. Please be mindful of the following dates:

  • July 6: Members will receive notice of elections/ Candidate nominations open
    (union must have an accurate address on file to send your notice and ballot)
  • August 5: Candidate nominations and endorsements are due
  • August 14: Ballots mailed to members for contested elections
  • September 4: Ballots must be returned and postmarked by end-of-day

 

Any faculty member who has signed up to be a member is eligible to vote or run for office. Nominations and endorsements are submitted electronically via the forms below

 

Executive Board

Representative Assembly:

Executive Board

Name UF Title UIC Title Email
Janet Smith President Professor, Urban Planning jjranch22@gmail.com
Aaron Krall Executive Vice President Senior Lecturer, English aaronkrall@gmail.com
Joe Persky Secretary Professor, Economics jjpersky@gmail.com
Robert Johnston Chief Steward Professor, History robert.douglas.johnston@gmail.com
Barbara Di Eugenio Treasurer Professor, Computer Science bdieugen@gmail.com
Joan Kennelly Vice President (Non-Tenure System)  Research Assistant Professor, Community Health Sciences  jfkandrsc@gmail.com
Therese Quinn Vice President (Tenure System) Associate Professor, Art History therese.quinn@gmail.com

Representative Assembly

Name College UIC Title Email
Celeste Januszewski Applied Health Sciences Clinical Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy celestejan@gmail.com
Jack Fisher Architecture, Design, and the Arts Associate Professor, Graphic Design jackhenriefisher@gmail.com
Karyn Sandlos Architecture, Design, and the Arts Associate Professor, Art Ksandlos@gmail.com
Kyle Cheek Business Administration Clinical Associate Professor, Information & Decision Sciences  kyle_cheek@yahoo.com
Joshua Radinsky Education Associate Professor, Curriculum & Instruction josh.radinsky@gmail.com
Chris Kanich Engineering Associate Professor, Computer Science chris.kanich@gmail.com
Vacancy Engineering
Kevin O’Brien Library Clinical Assistant Professor, Library kevinobrien@fastmail.fm
Gerry Gorman Nursing Clinical Associate Professor, Health Systems Science gmarygorman@gmail.com
Vicky Persky Public Health Professor, Epidemiology vwpersky@gmail.com
Karen Peters Public Health Clinical Assistant Professor, Community Health Sciences peters816@gmail.com
James Swartz Social Work  Professor, Social Work swartzja@sbcglobal.net
Kate Lowe CUPPA Associate Professor, Urban Planning  CRL64@cornell.edu
Kris May Tutorium in Intensive English Visiting Lecturer, Tutorium KristineHMay@gmail.com
Zak Fox LAS/Natural Sciences Lecturer, Math, Statistics and Computer Science z.sage.fox@gmail.com
Vacancy LAS/Natural Sciences
Lisa Frohmann LAS/Social Sciences Associate Professor, Criminology, Law, and Justice lisa.frohmann@gmail.com
Vacancy LAS/Social Sciences
Jim Drown LAS/Humanities Lecturer, English jimdrown@gmail.com
Gayatri Reddy LAS/Humanities Associate Professor, Gender and Women’s Studies Reddy.gayatri@gmail.com
Mary Ann Mohanraj LAS/Humanities Clinical Associate Professor, English mohanraj@mamohanraj.com
Will Small LAS Humanities Assistant Professor, Philosophy wsmall1812@gmail.com

Staff

Name Role Email
Sophie Bauerschmidt Sweeney Staff Organizer uicufsophie@gmail.com
Jeff Edwards Senior Organizer uicufjeff@gmail.com
Tony Floriani Office Manager uicuftony@gmail.com