Department of Public Policy and Administration

Department of Public Policy and Administration

Faculty Governance


Department Document

ARTP Procedures (in pdf)

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The Department’s guidelines for appointing and evaluating faculty members are set forth in its ARTP processes and procedures document, which has been approved by the University administration. This document applies to both full-time and part-time faculty.


Department Committees and Representatives

The Department uses a set of standing committees for making various decisions. For the 2015-16 academic year the committees and their memberships are as follows.

  • Faculty Senate Representative for 2016-2017: Ted Lascher, Charles Gossett (alternate)
  • Full-Time Faculty Appointments Committee: Ted Lascher (chair), Rob Wassmer, Charles Gossett
  • Human Subjects Committee: Andrea Venezia (chair), Ted Lascher, Su Jin Jez
  • Part-Time Faculty Appointments Committee: Ted Lascher (chair), Su Jin Jez, Rob Wassmer
  • Part-Time Faculty Evaluation Committee: Ted Lascher (chair), Rob Wassmer, Su Jin Jez, and Charles Gossett
  • RTP Committee: Ted Lascher (chair), Rob Wassmer, Charles Gossett