Faculty Senate Committees

2018-2019 Faculty Senate Committees

 

Executive Committee (2018-19)

Members:

  • Rahul Mehta, (CNSM)
  • Candice Barnes, (COE)
  • Katherine Willis, (CLA)
  • Steven Forbush, (CHBS)

Charge 1:

The Executive Committee consists of the Faculty Senate President, President-Elect, Parliamentarian, and Secretary. The Executive Committee shall make assignments to the other Faculty Senate Committees, serve as an advisory body to the Faculty Senate President, propose recommendations for the Senate’s consideration, propose amendments to the Faculty Association Constitution, and make recommendations on the by-laws of the Faculty Senate.

Charge 2:

Revising the Faculty Senate Working Manual to include more specific recommendations and guidelines for continuity.

 

Committee on Committees (2018-19):

Chair: Candice Barnes, President-Elect of Faculty Senate

Members (1 each academic college + 1 unaffiliated):

  • Amber Wilson, (Unaffiliated)
  • Kim Eskola, (At-Large)
  • Lynn Burley, (CLA)
  • Anthony McMullen, (COB)
  • Krista Peppers, (CNSM)
  • Deborah Dailey, (COE)
  • Jen Talbot, (CFAC)
  • Lisa Van Hoose, (CHBS)

Charge 1:

Identify faculty interested to serve on university level committees as appropriate and submit those names to the Faculty Senate. Work with academic colleges  and unaffiliated faculty to fill other vacancies on university level committees. Work with the Faculty Handbook Committee on any inconsistencies in committees.

 

Academic Affairs Committee (2018-19):

Chair: Anthony McMullen (elected by the committee)

Members:

  • Amber Wilson, Unaffiliated (Library)
  • Lisa Van Hoose, (CHBS)
  • Roger Pauley, (CLA)
  • Jen Talbot, (CFAC)
  • Anthony McMullen, (COB)
  • Bernard Chen, (CNSM)
  • Deborah Dailey, (COE)

Charge 1:

Make recommendations to the Faculty Senate for the incoming AVP of enrollment services based on faculty concerns.

 

Faculty Affairs I Committee (2018-19):

Chair: Thomas Lowder (elected by the committee)

Members:

  • Kim Eskola, At-Large 1 (CHBS)
  • Rachelle Miller, (COE)
  • Thomas Lowder, (CHBS)
  • Krista Peppers, (CNSM)
  • David McCalman, (COB)
  • Lynn Burley, (CLA)
  • Brantley Douglas, (CFAC)
  • Ashley Hick, Unaffiliated (Resident Master)

Charge 1:

Research and make recommendations to the Faculty Senate regarding the development of a comprehensive system to evaluate teaching effectiveness that is not limited to student course evaluations.

 

 

Faculty Affairs II Committee (2017-18):

Chair: Duston Morris (elected by the committee)

Members:

  • Allison Hitt, (CFAC)
  • Rhonda McClellan, (COE)
  • Duston Morris, (CHBS)
  • Jeff Padberg, (CNSM)
  • Brent Shires, At-Large 1 (Music)
  • Cindy Lea, Unaffiliated (Honors)
  • Vance Lewis,  (COB)
  • Roger Pauley, (CLA)

Charge 1: 

To work on revisions in clarity and consistency of Faculty Handbook policies/statements on workload, based on the data and information collected by the Workload Taskforce.