APAC members form a cross section of UIC with representatives from various departments on both sides of the Chicago campus. Members are elected to three year terms by their peers.  APAC's current membership is below. If the committee member's name appears as a link below, you can click to see their picture and read their profile in APAC News.

Executive Committee

Tracy Sikorski

Associate Director of Social Science Research, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences


Colleen Piersen
Assistant Head for Administration and Research Assistant Professor, Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy

Vice Chair

Mary Berta

Assistant to the Head, Occupational Therapy



Kimberly Miller

Director, SPH Finance and Administration, School of Public Health



Committee Members

Ahlam Al-Kodmany
Director Administration, Cancer Center

Jacqueline Berger
Director, Research Communications and External Relations, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research

William S. Bike
Director of Advancement Communications, College of Dentistry

Marelet Kirda

Assistant to the Vice Chancellor for Research, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research

Nester Komolafe

Contract Coordinator, OBFS - Purchasing Division

Julie Kong

Director of Research Services, School of Public Health

Onesima Martinez

Director of Administrative Operations for the Department of Medicine Division of Hematology/Oncology

Michael Moss
Assistant Chancellor and Director, Budget and Financial Analysis

Jennifer Pietka

Assistant Dean for Administration, College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs

Ben Ramirez

Director, NMR Facility, Center for Structural Biology

Research Assistant Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, COM

Stacey Valuch

Project Manager, Academic Computing and Communications Center (ACCC)

Associated Members

Jeff Alcantar
Assistant Director, Business Information Systems, Office of Business and Financial Services
Web Committee

Graduate Assistant, APAC
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