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Faculty Senate Subcommittees

Faculty Senate Subcommittees recommend policy and perform administrative functions as identified in their charge. Subcommittees report to one of the five Faculty Senate Standing Policies Committees. Committee membership is filled from the Faculty Senate Annual Preference Poll or by College election.

Academic Standards Subcommittee

The Academic Standards Subcommittee, a subcommittee of the Academic Policies Committee (APC), recommends policy on academic standards and makes decisions on petitions from students seeking an exception to established academic standards.

Academic Standards Subcommittee Standing Rules

Committee Chair: Vacant
Committee Membership

Committee Meetings: Monthly
Agendas and Minutes

Academic Program Review Oversight Committee (APROC)

The Academic Program Review Oversight Committee (APROC), a subcommittee of the Faculty Senate Curriculum Policies Committee (CPC), oversees the formal system, based on peer review, of academic program quality assurance that supports the educational mission and goals of the University.

Academic Program Review Oversight Committee Standing Rules

Committee Chair: Jeffrey Brodd

Meetings: 4th Tuesday, 1:30 - 2:50 pm

Council on Preparation of School Personnel (CPSP)

The Council on Preparation of School Personnel, a subcommittee of the Curriculum Policies Committee (CPC), is responsible for identifying issues and, recommending policies and programs pertaining to the Subject Matter, Blended Programs, and Professional Preparation Programs.

Council on Preparation of School Personnel Subcommittee Standing Rules

Committee Chair: Mae Chaplan
Committee Membership

Committee Meetings: 2nd Wed, 1-3 pm 
Agendas and Minutes

Curriculum Subcommittee

The Curriculum Subcommittee, a subcommittee of the Curriculum Policies Committee (CPC), is responsible for reviewing and making recommendations regarding all modifications to existing courses/programs and all proposals for new courses/programs.

Curriculum Subcommittee Standing Rules

Committee Chair: Julie Fogarty
Committee Membership

Committee Meetings: 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 1:30 – 2:50 pm
Agendas and Minutes

Exceptional Assigned Time Committee

The Exceptional Assigned Time Committee, is a subcommittee of the Faculty Policies Committee.  The Committee adminsters the Assigned Time for Exceptonal Levels of Service to Students Awards and recommends procedures relating to the Awards to the Faculty Policies Committee.

Exceptional Assigned Time Subcommittee Standing Rules

Committee Chair: Vacant
Committee Membership

Committee Meetings: As needed

 

Faculty Endowment for Student Scholarship Committee (FESS)

The Faculty Endowment for Student Scholarships Committee, a subcommittee of the Academic Policies Committee (APC), reviews applications for, and selects the recipients of the Faculty Endowment for Student Scholarships Awards. The Committee is also responsible for recommending policies and, procedures on the Student Scholarship Fund, advising on fund-raising, and evaluating proposals for funding (including the annual disbursement of earnings from the fund).

Faculty Endowment for Student Scholarships Standing Rules

Committee Chair: Jenna Porter
Committee Membership

Committee Meetings: as  needed, Fall semester
Agendas and Minutes 

 

General Education Course Review Subcommittee (GECRS)

The General Education Course Review Subcommittee, a subcommittee of the General Education Policies/Graduation Requirements Committee (GE/GRPC), is responsible for reviewing and recommending courses for inclusion in the General Education Program.  It further develops definitions and evaluation standards pertaining to area criteria and undertakes periodic reviews (every 2 years) of area and sub-area criteria, definitions, and standards as required by current University policy.

General Education Course Review Subcommittee Standing Rules

Committee Chair: Angela Leslie
Committee Membership

Meetings: 2nd and 4th Wednesdays, 3:00-4:30 pm
Agendas and Minutes

 

 

Livingston Annual Faculty Lecture Committee

The Livingston Annual Faculty Lecture Committee, a subcommittee of the Faculty Policies Committee (FPC), is responsible for the administration of the John C. Livingston Annual Faculty Lecture Award.

Livingston Annual Faculty Lecture Committee Standing Rules

Committee Chair: Tom Krabacher
Committee Membership

Meetings:  Fall semester as needed.
Agendas and Minutes

Pedagogy Enhancement Awards Subcommittee (PEAS)

The Pedagogy Enhancement Awards Subcommittee, a subcommittee of the Faculty Policies Committee (FPC), administers the Pedagogy Enhancement Awards and recommends policies and procedures relating to the Pedagogy Enhancement Awards to the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) and the Faculty Policies Committee.

Pedagogy Enhancement Awards Subcommittee Standing Rules

Committee Chair: Mae Chaplin
Committee Membership

Meetings: Two meetings - Fall and Spring 
Agendas and Minutes

Readmission Subcommittee

The Readmission Subcommittee, a subcommittee of the Academic Policies Committee (APC), is responsible for the evaluation of appeals for readmission from dismissed students after a mandatory interruption in enrollment.

Readmission Subcommittee Standing Rules

Committee Chair: Elizabeth Lyon
Committee Membership

Meetings: October/November

 

Research and Creative Activity Awards Subcommittee (RCA)

The Research and Creative Activity Awards Subcommittee, a subcommittee of the Faculty Policies Committee (FPC), administers the Research and Creative Activity Awards program, the University Award for Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity for Early-Career Faculty (formerly the University Award for Research and Creative Activity), and the University Award for Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity for Senior Faculty (formerly the Outstanding Scholarly Achievement Award).

Research and Creative Activity Awards Subcommittee Standing Rules

Committee Chair: Nancy Sweet
Committee Membership

Meetings: Wednesdays, 11:00 - 12:15 pm
Agendas and Minutes

 

Visiting Scholars Subcommittee

The Visiting Scholars Subcommittee, a subcommittee of the Faculty Policies Committee (FPC), administers the Visiting Scholars Program and recommends policies and procedures relating to the Visiting Scholars Program.

Visiting Scholars Subcommittee Standing Rules

Committee Chair: Dale Allender
Committee Membership

Meetings: As needed
Agendas and Minutes

Wang Family Excellence Award Subcommittee

The Wang Family Excellence Award Subcommittee, a subcommittee of the Faculty Policies Committee (FPC), is responsible for the administration of the Wang Family Excellence Award.

Wang Family Excellence Award Subcommittee Standing Rules

Committee Chair: Vacant
Committee Membership

Meetings: Fall semester as needed. 
Agendas and Minutes

 

Writing and Reading Subcommittee

The Writing and Reading Subcommittee, a subcommittee of the General Education/Graduation Requirement Policies Committee (GE/GRPC), is charged with reviewing and, making recommendations to CPC related to, and advising departments, programs, Academic Affairs, and the Center for Teaching and Learning on, matters related to the Writing and Reading in the Majors policy. It also adjudicates GWAR appeals.

Writing and Reading Subcommittee Standing Rules

Committee Chair: Hogan Hayes
Committee Membership

Committee Meetings: 2nd and 4th Wednesdays, 10:30 – 11:30 am
Agendas and Minutes