Faculty Executive Committee


The Faculty Executive Committee (FEC) is the principal instrument of faculty participation in the governance of Scripps College, responsible for policy in matters of curriculum, budget, faculty welfare, institutional planning, and student affairs including admissions and financial aid. Faculty participation in individual personnel decisions is the separate responsibility of the Appointments, Promotions and Tenure Committee (APT).


Jennifer Groscup
Associate Professor of Psychology
Chair, Department of Psychology

Amy Marcus-Newhall
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty
Professor of Psychology
(909) 607-2822

Carmen Sanjuan-Pastor
Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies

Ellen Finkelpearl
Helen Chandler Garland Professor of Ancient Studies
Professor of Classics

Nancy Macko
Professor of Art
Interim Chair, Department of Art

Yuval Avnur
Assistant Director for the Core Curriculum in Interdisciplinary Humanities
Associate Professor of Philosophy
Chair, Department of Philosophy

Juliet Koss
Associate Professor of Art History
Chair, Department of Art History
(909) 607-8997

Roberto Pedace
Professor of Economics, Department Chair

Martha Gonzalez
Assistant Professor of Chicana/o Latina/o Studies