Academic Merit and Space Appeals: Grievance Procedures

Academic Merit Appeals

1. Statement of Purpose: Appeals regarding the substance of an evaluation, perceived bias, or other non-procedural issues are reviewed by the School of Medicine Academic Merit Plan Appeals Committee.

2. Membership, Academic Merit Plan Appeals Committee: All terms are three years unless elected to fill a vacated seat.

  • Lisa Barry, Ph.D, M.P.H., ’21
  • Linda Cauley, Ph.D., ’22
  • Audrey Chapman, Ph.D., ’20
  • Marc Hansen, Ph.D., ’20
  • Alex Merkulov, M.D., ’21
  • Varalakshmi Niranjan, M.D., ’22
  • Ted Rosenkrantz, M.D., ’22

3. Policy and Procedures: Questions and grievances may be directed to Dr. Jacqueline “Kiki” Nissen, jnissen@uchc.edu or 860-679-2413.

Space Appeals

1. Statement of Purpose: To hear appeals regarding the allocation of space to a department/center or to an individual faculty member.

2. Membership, Space Appeals Committee

  • Elisa Barbarese, Ph.D., ’20
  • Lisa Barry, Ph.D., M.P.H., ’21
  • Bruce Mayer, Ph.D., ’22
  • Joel Pachter, Ph.D., ’20
  • Carla Rash, Ph.D., ’20
  • Archana Sanjay, Ph.D., ’20
  • Clara Weinstock, D.O., ’21

3. Policies and Procedures: Questions and grievances may be directed to Dr. Jacqueline “Kiki” Nissen, jnissen@uchc.edu or 860-679-2413.