Information Item #04:  Submitted by the Nominations & Elections Committee (2014/2015- Feb)


Faculty Association Standing and University Committee Nominations


Elections for upcoming vacancies for Faculty Association Standing Committees and University Committees will be held at the April Faculty Association meeting. Terms for vacancies on Faculty Association Committees are two years and begin fall 2015.  Terms for vacancies on University Committees are one or two years also begin fall 2015.

Due to the Bylaws amendment *FA 14-26 was adopted, the membership of the FA Standing Committees will be changed for the fall 2015. Another Bylaws amendment **FA 14-28 was adopted; only the same college faculty have access to vote for their college candidates except the At-large nominees.

Nominations are being accepted by any Nominations and Elections Committee members:
(COAS- Siho Nam & Suzie Weng, CCB- Chung-Ping Loh, CCEC- William Dally, COEHS- Sophie Maxis, BCH- K Balasubramanian, Chitra Lakshmi, LIBRARY- Marielle Veve, Vice-Chair- Patrick Kreidl, and Chair- Ping-ying Zhang) as well as from the floor during the March 5th Faculty Association meeting. 


A list of nominees is available on the Faculty Association website through the Hotline link & Home Page:

StandingCommittee Vacancies (2015-2017)
 University Committee Vacancies (2015-2017) 



For Reference:

*FA 14-26: Faculty Association Bylaws Amendment:

The Membership of the Standing Committees Changes Proposal for the College of Arts and Sciences Representatives


**FA 14-18: Faculty Association Bylaws Amendment:

For all the Faculty Association Standing committees and the University Committees that have college-specific representation, only members of the relevant college may vote on their college representatives.