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Elon’s National Fellowships Advisory Committee

As you begin the application process, the National Fellowships Advisory Committee will play a crucial role in reviewing applications, selecting Elon’s nominees for individual fellowships, providing feedback on application materials, and conducting mock interviews with potential finalists.  The following people currently serve on the committee:

  • Janet Myers, Director of National and International Fellowships and Professor of English, Chair
  • Sarah Lentz, Associate Director of National and International Fellowships
  • Amy Allocco, Associate Professor of Religious Studies
  • Ann Cahill, Lumen Prize Coordinator and Professor of Philosophy
  • Ben Evans, Associate Professor of Physics
  • Mina Garcia-Soormally, Associate Professor of Spanish
  • Aunchalee Palmquist, Assistant Professor of Sociology and Anthropology
  • Glenn Scott, Associate Professor of Communications
  • Jennifer Uno, Associate Professor of Biology
  • Maureen Vandermaas-Peeler, Professor of Psychology and Director of the Center for Research on Global Engagement

Elon’s Fulbright Committee

The Fulbright Committee assists with application reviews (such as Fulbright “speed-dating”) and participates in the interviews and evaluations of all Fulbright applicants, including current students and alumni.  The following people currently serve on the committee:

  • Janet Myers, Director of National and International Fellowships and Professor of English, Chair
  • Sarah Lentz, Associate Director of National and International Fellowships
  • Sophie Adamson, Associate Professor of French
  • Crista Arangala, Professor of Mathematics
  • Wally Bixby, Professor of Exercise Science
  • Janelle Decato, Assistant Director of Study Abroad
  • Brian Digre, Professor of History
  • Shereen Elgamal, Lecturer in Arabic
  • Bob Frigo, Associate Director, Kernodle Center
  • Jason Kirk, Associate Professor of Political Science and Policy Studies
  • Ketevan Kupatadze, Senior Lecturer in Spanish
  • Aisha Mitchell, Assistant Director of Corporate and Employer Relations, Elon College
  • Carmen Monico, Assistant Professor of Human Service Studies
  • Samuele Pardini, Associate Professor of Italian
  • Ashley Pinney, Associate Director of Corporate and Employer Relations, School of Communications
  • Scott Windham, Associate Professor of German
  • Shanna Van Beek, Assistant Director of Study Abroad
  • Jennifer Zinchuk, Assistant Professor of English