Committees

Science Center Council of Chairs 2020-2021
Science Center Director, Chair Cathy Summa
Science Center Assistant Director Ayana McCoy
Science Center Office Manager Susan Lange
Astronomy Kim McLeod
Biological Chemistry Mala Radhakrishnan
Biological Sciences Andrea Sequiera
Botanical Gardens Kristina N. Jones
Chemistry Don Elmore
Cognitive & Linguistic Sciences

Angela Carpenter

Computer Science Takis Metaxas
Engineering Amy Banzaert
Environmental Studies Jay Turner
Geosciences Dan Brabander
Information Services David O'Steen
Mathematics Stanley Chang
Media Arts and Sciences Orit Shaer
Neuroscience Marc Tetel
Physics Yue Hu
Psychology Maggie Keane
Paulson Initiative Director Suzanne Langridge
McNair Program Director TBD

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Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC)
NIH Guidelines for Recombinant DNA Research
Center for Disease Control Guidelines
Biological Sciences Louise Darling
Biological Sciences Andrea Sequeira
Non-Institutional Member Carol Williams, MD
Chemistry Dora Carrico-Moniz
Non-Institutional Member Margie Magowan, MBA
Health Services Tanya Sullivan
Science Center Director Cathy Summa
Director of Environmental Health and Safety Suzanne Howard (Chair)
BioSci Lab Specialist Sherly Veeraragavan

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Brachman Hoffman-Staley Committee
Science Center Director Cathy Summa (Chair)
Provost/Dean of the College Designee Megan Núñez, Dean of Faculty Affairs
Sponsored Research Liz Demski
Biological Sciences

John Goss (2018-2021)

Chemistry Rachel Stanley (2018-2021)
At Large - Engineering Amy Banzaert (2018-2020)
Psychology Jennie Pyers (2018-2021)
At Large - Physics James Battat (2018-2020)

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Instructors in Science Labratory Committee
Science Center Director Cathy Summa (Chair)
Biological Sciences Kaye Peterman
Chemistry Amanda McCarthy
Computer Science Takis Metaxas
Computer Science Sohie Moody Lee
Geosciences  
Geosciences  
Neuroscience Barbara Beltz
Physics  
Physics Lauri Wardell

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Wellesley Student Summer Research Awards Committee (Summer 2021)
Science Center Director Cathy Summa (Chair)
Astronomy Kim McLeod
Biological Sciences John Goss
Chemistry Nolan Flynn
Computer Science Lyn Turbak
Environmental Studies Alden Griffith
Geosciences Katrin Monecke
Mathematics Wendy Wang
Neuroscience Sharon Gobes
Physics Yue Hu
Psychology Maggie Keane
McNair Scholars  
Paulson Initiative Suzanne Langridge

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Marjory Stoneman Douglas Lecture Committee
Science Center Director Cathy Summa (Chair)
Paulson Initiative Director Suzanne Langridge
Frost Center for Environment Director Erich Matthes
Biological Sciences Emily Buchholtz
Biological Sciences Kristina Jones
Chemistry Amanda McCarthy
Environmental Studies Jay Turner
Geosciences TBA

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Friends of Wellesley College Botanical Gardens Steering Committee (Only Science Center members are listed)
Dir. of the Botanical Gardens Kristina N. Jones (Co-Chair)
Biological Sciences Emily Buchholtz
Biological Sciences T. Kaye Peterman
Botanical Gardens Tricia Diggins
Greenhouse Anthony Antonucci
Science Center Director Cathy Summa

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Science Center Chemical Safety Committee
Biological Sciences Julie Roden
Consultant Lou DiBerardinis
Chemistry Nick Doe
Chemistry Don Elmore (co-chair)
Director of Environmental Health & Safety Suzanne Howard
EHS Officer Dawn Toon (Co-Chair)
Science Center Director Cathy Summa
Geosciences Dan Brabander
Greenhouse Tony Antonucci
Neuroscience Nancy Thompson
Physics Lauri Wardell
Environmental Studies Monica Higgins
Stockroom Manager Martha Robbins

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Radiation Safety Committee
Radiation Safety Officer Cathy Summa, Chair
(F.X. Masse Assoc., Inc.) Consultant Frank Masse
Certified Health Physicist Consultant Chad Smith
Chemistry Megan Núñez
Chemistry Terianna Wax
Geosciences Dan Brabander
Physics Katie Hall
Environmental Health & Safety Dawn Toon (Laser Safety)
Biological Sciences Melissa Beers
Advanced Instrumentation Specialist George Dai

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Mass Space Grant Advisory Committee
Science Center Director Cathy Summa
Astronomy Dick French
Physics Glenn Stark

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Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)
Science Center Director, IACUC Chair Cathy Summa
Neuroscience, IACUC Coordinator Ginny Quinan
Vivarium Manager Nancy Thompson, DVM
Veterinarian Barbara Smith, DVM
Wellesley Resident Kara Kressey
Director of EHS Suzanne Howard
Director of Sponsored Research Liz Demski

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