Minutes of Meeting

Adjunct Affairs Committee Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 3:00 PM

Location: Building 57, 3rd Floor, Leadership, School Counseling, and Sport Management Conference Room

Call to Order:

The meeting was called to order at 3:00 pm by chair, Elizabeth Gregg.

Members Present:

Elizabeth Gregg (Chair), Linda Connelly, Boules, Adele, Raphael Crowley, Jeffrey Bowen, Koren Borges, JoAnn Nolin

Members Absent:

Carolyn McMahan

Others Attending:

Adjunct visitors
  • Approval of the Minutes:
    Minutes from the December 8, 2015 meeting were approved unanimously.
  • Introductory Remarks/Old Business
    Elizabeth Gregg opened the meeting with introduction of two visitors, adjunct faculty.
    Discussion of activity related to development of an adjunct recruitment process was deferred to the next meeting.
  • New Business
    Elizabeth Gregg reported a discussion with Dr. Klostermeyer related to the possibility of establishing 3-5 (?) annual Adjunct Teaching Awards ($1,000). The committee was asked to use the basic criteria for the Undergraduate Teaching Award develop a draft proposal for an adjunct award.

    The discussion that followed included a review of the 2015/2016 Application criteria and suggested edits applicable to awards for adjunct faculty. Input was sought from committee members and visiting adjunct faculty. The edited document will be forwarded electronically to committee members for a second review and comments to be forwarded to the committee chair.
  • Adjournment & Next Meeting
    The meeting adjourned at 4:15 PM.
    The next meeting date: The next meeting will be scheduled for March. A Doodle will be sent out to determine member availability.