2023 - 2024 Council Officers and Members


  • Janice Bellace Wharton (Legal Studies & Business Ethics) - President; Chair, Steering Committee

  • Mitch Marcus – Engineering & Applied Science (Computer and Information Science) - President Elect; Chair, Nominating Committee; Co-chair, Community Involvement Committee

  • Marshall W. Meyer – Wharton (Management) - Past President; Chair, Membership Engagement Committee

  • Peter Kuriloff Graduate School of Education - Secretary; Representative to University Council Committee on Personnel Benefits (PBC)

Ex Officio:

  • Paul Lanken Penn Medicine (Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care) ASEF-PSOM President

Council Members:

  • Sherrill L. Adams – Dental Medicine (Biochemistry) - At-large member of Council; Faculty Development, Diversity & Equity (SCFDDE) Representative

  • Gustavo Aguirre Penn Vet (Clinical Sciences & Advanced Medicine) - At-large member of Council

  • Roger M. A. Allen – Arts & Sciences (Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations) - Representative to Faculty and the Academic Mission (SCOF)

  • Andrew N. BinnsArts & Sciences (Biology) - At-large member of Council; Chair, Program Committee

  • Peter Conn Arts & Sciences (English) - Library Liaison

  • Janet Deatrick – Nursing (Family & Community Health) - Co-Editor of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Faculty Retirement; Representative to Senate Executive Committee (SEC); Former President

  • Edward I. George Wharton (Statistics and Data Science) - At-large member of Council

  • Charles Mooney, Jr. Law - At-large member of Council; Representative to Faculty and the Administration (SCOA)

  • Ana Lía ObaidPenn Medicine (Neuroscience) - At-large member of Council; Co-Chair, Community Involvement Committee

  • Ann L. O'Sullivan – Nursing (Family & Community Health) - At-large member of Council

  • Martin Pring – Penn Medicine (Physiology) - Co-Editor of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Faculty Retirement

  • Brian M. Salzberg Penn Medicine (Neuroscience) - At-large member of Council

  • Irene Wong Social Policy & Practice - At-large member of Council; Representative to Students & Educational Policy (SCSEP)