Academic Freedom (ACFR)

Considers and reports on conditions of academic freedom within the University.

Committee Roster 2020-21


  • Ty Alper (Law) - Chair


  • Vinod Aggarwal (Political Science)
  • Seth Finnegan (Integrative Biology)
  • Sean Gailmard (Political Science)
  • Maya Petersen (Public Health)
  • Stefania Pandolfo (Anthropology)
  • Terry Regier (Linguistics)

Student Members

  • Rina Yordanos - ASUC
  • Christopher Hoel - Graduate Assembly

Ex Officio

  • Ronald C. Cohen (Chemistry/Earth and Planetary Science) – Division Chair (nonvoting)


  • Ty Alper (Law) - Chair

Meeting Schedule

Please contact the committee chair for meeting information.

Annual Report

Please contact the Academic Senate office for annual reports.