Minutes of Meeting

Faculty Affairs Committee Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 12:15 PM

Location: OFE/FA Conference Room - Osprey Commons, Bldg 16, 3rd Floor, Rm 3108

Call to Order:

The meeting was called to order at 12:20 PM by David Fenner 2015-2016 Co-Chair

Members Present:

Chip Klostermeyer, Diane Tanner, David Fenner, Lisandra Carmichael, Sherry Pinkstaff, Scott Hochwald, Mina Baliamoune. Kathy Robinson, visiting.

Members Absent:

Alireza Jahan-Mihan, Dan Richard, Gordon Rakita
  • Approval of the Minutes
    Minutes from October 8th 2015 were approved and posted on the web.
  • New Business
    We discussed crafting a document to address general guidelines for restructuring and starting colleges. We were unable to reach consensus on any measure which was substantive and not merely formal.

    We discussed crafting a document to address UNF’s identity vis a vis scholarship/research. We decided that we would first construct a survey to explore how faculty across the university understand scholarship in their own professional lives at UNF.
  • Adjournment & Next Meeting
    The meeting adjourned at 1:30 PM.

    Next meeting will be on Thursday, January 14, 2016 at 12:15 p.m. in the OFE/FA Conference Room, Bldg 16, Rm 3108. December meeting is cancelled.