Sabbatical Leave Review Committee


The committee will evaluate applications for faculty sabbatical leaves and make recommendations. Both the committee's recommendation and the provost's recommendation are forwarded along with the applicant's file to the president.


  1. The dean of the graduate school.
  2. Two faculty members elected by each of the colleges to serve two-year rotating terms.

Deans and departmental chairs are ineligible to serve, and no more than one member of a department may serve at a time. Members may not serve successive terms (excluding the associate provost). The committee selects its own chair annually.


Member Term Title
Kurt Boniecki Permanent Associate Provost
Kyle Mattson (FAC) 2016
Paul Dickinson (FAC) 2015
Elson Bihm (HBS)  2016
Betty Sessum (HBS) 2015
Patty Kohler-Evans (ED) 2016
Nancy Gallavan (ED) 2015
Joe Howard (LA) 2015
Lynne Rich (LA) 2016
Alex Chen (BUS) 2016
Ronnie McGaughey (BUS)  2015
Sally Entrekin (NSM) 2016
Tansel Halic (NSM)  2015


Early October, after the October 1 deadline for fall sabbaticals, and early March, after the deadline for spring sabbaticals.

Reports to


Send minutes to: Chair of the Committee on Committees

Page last updated: July 7, 2015