Faculty Senate Standing Committee on Faculty Resources

Meets Bimonthly (every other month) on the fourth Wednesday


The Faculty Resource Committee reviews policies and make recommendations concerning faculty development, welfare, resources and rights. Furthermore, the committee develops and reviews policies concerning the selection of faculty candidates for recognition/awards by the university. The committee also provides feedback to the TTUHSC El Paso President on aspects of faculty development, including recommendations for new and advanced professional development opportunities for faculty.


Marcos E. Ortega, Ph.D.
Committee Chair
Associate Professor
Woody L. Hunt School of Dental Medicine

Zainab Jaber Al Lawati, M.D., M.Ed., FRCPC, FABPMR
Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
Paul L. Foster School of Medicine

Azucena Ortega-Madani, M.S.N., M.P.H., APRN, CNM, FNP-C
Assistant Professor
Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing

Cheryl Samaniego, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Microanatomy and Cellular Biology
Woody L. Hunt School of Dental Medicine

Ramadevi Subramani Reddy, Ph.D.
Department of Molecular and Translational Medicine
L. Frederick Francis Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Sudhagar Thangarasu, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Internal Medicine- Transmountain
Paul L. Foster School of Medicine

KoKo Aung, M.D., M.P.H.
Ex- Officio (Non-Voting Member)
Vice-President for Faculty Success