Steering Committee

In September of 2015, President Timothy Killeen the individuals listed below to serve on a university-wide steering committee. The students, deans, faculty, staff, alumni, and senior administrators were expected to meet each month to help guide the strategic planning process.


Tim Killeen, President, University Administration,

Michael Amiridis, Chancellor of UIC, Chicago campus,
Antonios Augoustakis, Professor, Classics, Urbana campus,
Rashid Bashir, Dept Head of Bioengineering, Professor Bioengineering & ECE, Urbana campus,
Abbas Benmamoun, Vice Provost, Urbana campus,
Michael Bohlmann, incoming UPPAC Chair, Urbana campus,
Ryan Croke, Associate Vice Chancellor for Public Affairs, Springfield campus,
Bill Forsyth, UIAA, Frontier Partners, Inc., Northbrook, 
Jauwan Hall, Student Trustee, Chicago campus,
Tom Hardy, Executive Director, Office of University Relations, University Administration,
Barbara Henley, VC Student Affairs, Chicago campus,
Princess Imoukhuede, Asst Professor, Bioengineering, Urbana campus,
Jaylin McClinton, Student Trustee, Urbana campus,
Gay Miller, Professor, Pathobiology; Chair of Urbana Faculty Senate, Urbana campus,
Jim Moore, Foundation President & CEO, Foundation,
Mark Murphy, Chair, University Employee Advisory Committee, Chicago campus,
Christophe Pierre, Vice President for Academic Affairs, University Administration,
Gene Robinson, Professor and Director of the Institute for Genomic Biology, Urbana campus,
Sara Rusch, Regional Dean, College of Medicine, Peoria, Chicago campus,
Rob Rutenbar, Professor, Computer Science, Urbana campus,
Megan Styles, Asst Professor, Environmental Studies, Springfield campus,
Deon Thomas, Asst Coach, UIC men's basketball, Chicago campus,
Jorge Villegas, Assoc Professor, Business Administration; BUS Chair, Springfield campus,
Catherine Vincent, Chair of Chicago Senate, Assoc Prof Dept of Women, Child & Family Health Service, Chicago campus,
Dee Dee Williams, Asst VP Academic Affairs, University Administration,
Dominique Wilson, Student Trustee, Springfield campus,