Science Fair Committee

Charge and Membership

This Committee promotes science and offers expertise to the community of southeastern Ohio by sponsoring the regional science fair every year. It is crucial that all science and technology faculty participate to help shape the future of our children. Each science department in the University must have a member on this committee to help organize the fair, find judges, and coordinate prizes.

Committee Roster


Anna Brooks
Applied Health Sciences and Professions

Steven Edinger
Biological Sciences

Michael Grant

Klaus Himmeldrik

Jana Hovland
Food and Nutrition

Sharon Inman
Biomedical Services

Natalie Kruse-Daniels
Environmental Studies

Dina López
Professor Emerita, Geological Sciences

Mark Lucas

Bhaven Naik
Civil Engineering

Sumit Sharma
Chemical Engineering

Allan Showalter
Environmental Biology

Kim Thompson
Environmental Biology

Constantinos Vassiliadis
Electrical Engineering/Computer Sciences

Faculty members composition includes:

  1. Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  2. Mechanical Engineering
  3. Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
  4. Civil Engineering
  5. Physics and Astronomy
  6. Geological Sciences
  7. Plant and Environmental Sciences
  8. Psychology (Behavioral Science)
  9. Biological Sciences
  10. Chemistry and Biochemistry
  11. Food and Nutrition
  12. Biomedical Sciences

All University committees follow the academic-year calendar.

All students serve one-year terms. Faculty, administrators, and staff generally serve three-year terms. Ex-Officio appointments have voting privileges unless otherwise noted.