IPN Committees

Below are the committees of the IPN. Click for members.

Executive Committee- Sets policy for the IPN
  • Dr. Kathy Maguire-Zeiss, Director (2018)
  • Dr. Barry B. Wolfe (2015 unit 3)
  • Dr. Kathy Conant (2017 unit 1)
  • Dr. Ludise Malkova (2016 unit 3)
  • Dr. Bill Rebeck, Chair Student Advisory Committee (2018 unit 1)
  • Dr. Jeffery Huang (2017 unit 3)
  • Dr. Elissa Newport (2016 unit 2)
  • Dr. Adam Green (2017 unit 3)

Student Representatives:

  • Hannah Waguespack
  • Cameron McKay
  • Adam Caccavano
Curriculum Committee - Sets and approves courses and curriculums for the IPN
  • Dr. Kathy Maguire-Zeiss (ex officio)
  • Patrick Forcelli
  • Ad hoc

Student Representatives:

  • Edith Brignoni-Pérez
  • Mondona McCann
  • Sri Damera
  • Joey Posner
  • Kelly Martin
  • Andrew Speidell

Student Advisory Committee - Deals with student issues for the current students in the IPN
  • Dr. Bill Rebeck, Chair
  • Ad Hoc

Student Representatives:

  • Mondona McCann
  • Sikoya Ashburn
  • Adam Caccavano
  • George Melchor
Admissions Committee - Oversees admissions for the IPN
  • Dr. Guinevere Eden
  • Dr. Kathy Maguire-Zeiss (ex officio)
  • Dr. Ludise Malkova
  • Dr. Max Riesenhuber
  • Dr. John VanMeter
  • Dr. Peter Turkeltaub
  • Dr Elissa Newport
  • Dr. Jeff Huang
  • Dr. Brent Harris
  • Dr. Adam Green
  • Dr. Patrick Forcelli
  • Dr. Mark Burns
  • Dr. Bill Rebeck 

Student Representatives:

  • Alan Fowler
  • George Melchor
IPN Student Government - Sets policy for the IPN Students
  • Cameron McKay, President
  • Adam Caccavano, Sr. Senator
  • Hannah Waguespack, Jr. Senator
  • Plamen Nikolov, Secretary
  • Laya Rajan & George Melchor, Treasurers and Social Chairs
Student Action Committee - Ad hoc committee formed to accomplish a goal set by the IPNSG
  • Joey Posner
MCGSO- Advocates for graduate students in programs on the Medical Center Campus.

IPN Representatives:

  • Karli Wensel
  • Tahiyana Khan
GRadgov - Advocates for graduate students enrolled in programs at Georgetown Univ.

IPN Representative:

  • Danielle Morency
  • Alison Schug
Doctoral Students' Coalition (DSC) - advocacy organization for all students pursuing a research doctorate at Georgetown University.

IPN Representative:

  • Breana Downey