Committee - Cheryl Frohlich
Cheryl Frohlich reported. The committee
will meet next on February 6.
Standards Committee - Elinor Scheirer
Elinor Scheirer reported. The committee will meet next on Friday,
January 17 in Room 2004 of Coggin College of Business. Issues that the committee is currently
considering are revision of the statement of student rights and
responsibilities and the definition of full-time student enrollment during
Affairs Committee - Daniel Dinsmore
Dinsmore reported. At its December
meeting, the committee discussed adjunct pay and the status of adjuncts with
regard to the Affordable Care Act. The
committee will meet next on Monday, January 13, 2014 at 10 am in the Brooks
College of Health, Building 39, Room 2027.
Advisory Committee – Jeffrey Harrison/Paul Mason
Jeffrey Harrison reported. At its last meeting on December 10, 2013, the
committee met with Interim Associate Provost Jay Coleman. The committee discussed the performance
metric used by Academic Affairs to allocate resources and faculty positions;
the metric is linked to faculty and student hours. The committee also discussed the procedures
for approval of expenditures by the university administration. The committee meets next on Tuesday, January
14, 2014 in the Brooks College of Health.
Technology Committee - Donna Mohr
Donna Mohr reported. The committee will meet on Friday, January 10,
2014 at 9:30 am in Room 2004 of the Coggin College of Business. The three issues currently being discussed by
the committee are as follows:
committee has not received negative responses to the request from the Student
Government for reduction of the number of different types of Scantron forms
provided at no charge to students.
Miller of CIRT has organized a review of the clicker technology being used on
campus; the current vendor has been bought, so there will be a change. Two possible vendors will be on campus to
present their products in January and February. Information is available on the CIRT web
committee continues its review of classroom technology needs, to be concluded
by the end of the semester.
Affairs Committee - David Fenner/Elinor Scheirer
David Fenner reported. The committee will meet next on Thursday,
January 16, 2014 in the OFE/FA Conference Room.
Enhancement – Georgette Dumont/Alan Harris
Alan Harris reported.
The committee will meet on Monday, January 13, 2014 in the OFE/FA
Conference Room. The committee will be
discussing changes to the review process for summer teaching grants. Executive Assistant to the Provost and
Director of Planning Marianne Jaffee will meet with the committee to explain
what happens to the grants after they are submitted to Academic Affairs.
& Elections Committee – Steven Williamson/Chung-Ping Loh
Albert Loh reported. The committee will meet soon.
Committee – Tammie Johnson
Tammie Johnson reported. The committee met on Tuesday, January 7, 2014
at 9:00 am in the Brooks College of Health 4th floor conference room. The committee discussed their agenda for the
semester, and reviewed the summer scholarship grants that were awarded (15
awarded supported 20 faculty for approximately $142 thousand). The next committee meeting will be on
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 9:00 am in Building 39, 4th floor
Planning Advisory Committee - Pali Sen
Sen reported. The committee will meet on
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 12:15 p.m. in the OFE/FA Conference Room.
Services Committee - Robert Schupp
Robert Schupp reported. The next committee meeting will be on
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 1:00 pm in Building 42, Room 2004.
Executive Committee - Scott Hochwald
Faculty Association Vice-President Scott Hochwald
reported. The committee met on December
10 to set the agenda for this meeting.
Note the information items in today’s agenda packet. Faculty are invited to provide input into the
university’s Constitutional Convention, currently ongoing. Also note the Statement of Shared Governance
from the Advisory Council of Faculty Senates.
The next committee meeting will be on Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at 12:15
pm in the OFE/FA Conference Room.