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Committee on the Budget


Annually develop the guidelines which, on review by the Senate and approved by the President of Hunter College, will be followed by the departments in the preparation of their projected budgets. It will reivew the resulting consolidated annual budget of the College and report on it to the Senate. In addition, it will advise the President, at the latter's discreation, on the apportionment of instructional resources, budget, and space allocated to the College.


Designated Voting Members

  • Chair
  • 1 Faculty member from each division and School of Social Work
  • Director of of SEEK or designee
  • 2 Students
  • 2 Student Alternates

Ex-officio members

  • Chief Academic Officer
  • Vice President for Administration and designee

Current memberships

  • Chair, Prof. Randall Filer, Economics
  • Prof. Frank Gardella, Curriculum and Teaching
  • Prof. Howard Chernick, Economics
  • Prof. Steve Gorelick, Film and Media
  • Prof. Susan Pivko, Health and Sciences
  • Prof. Sarah-Jane Dodd, School of Social Work
  • Director of SEEK or Designee, Patricia Martin
  • Prof. Joseph Lao, Psychology
  • Prof. Jason Young, Psychology
  • Student, Shaun Persaud, English
  • Student, Patricia Colon, Economics
  • Student Alternates, Jason Perper, Accounting
  • Student, Benedict Joson, Political Science


  • Chief Academic Officer, Lon Kaufman, Provost
  • Vice President for Administration, Giancarlo Bonagura

*subject to future ratification by the Nominating Committee and the Hunter College Senate