Academic Freedom (ACFR)

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

Committee Roster 2018-19


  • Ty Alper (Law) - Chair


  • Sean Gailmard (Political Science)
  • Niko Kolodny (Philosophy)
  • Maya Petersen (Public Health)
  • Terry Regier (Linguistics)

Student Members

  • Nicole Rangel, Graduate Student
  • Joseph Lanning, Undergraduate Student

Ex Officio

  • Barbara Spackman (Italian Studies/Comparative Literature) - 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.