Academic Programs Committee-- Michael Bovenzi
Bovenzi announced that the committee met October 2. The next meeting is October 30. They are working on creating a more comprehensive site to education faculty on APC process and to assist with the filling out of forms.
Academic Standards Committee — Edwin Harris
Edwin Harris was elected as chair on Tuesday, September 30. Dr. Scheirer continues to serve on the committee. They meet next on October 14th at 12:15 PM in COEHS Building, 3rd floor, LCSM Conference Room. After continued discussion and modifications of degree requirements for posthumous, they are getting feedback from Registrar. They will continue to look at two new policies on dual degrees, majors, and withdrawals.
Adjunct Affairs Committee — Melissa Hargrove
Robert Schupp noted that they met on September 9th. Their next meeting is Tuesday, October 7th in 51/2201.
Budget Advisory Committee — Julie Ingersoll/Paul Mason
Ingersoll noted that the committee met on September 18th. The group is comparing UNF salaries with CUPA salaries by rank of years and service. Their next meeting is October 23rd at 10:30 am in 32/2126.
Campus Technology Committee — Donna Mohr
Donna Mohr noted that the committee met Wednesday, October 1. The topic was the final revision on faculty technology survey. They are trying to continue discussions regarding technology in auditoriums. They do have some comments on the proposed bylaw changes, but will hold for the discussion period. They meet next on Wednesday, November 5th at 9am in Arts and Science Building, 3rd floor, Rm 51 COAS Deans conference room.
Faculty Affairs Committee-- David Fenner/Steven Williamson
Dr. Fenner noted that the committee talked about digital P&T dossiers, faculty award eligibility and purview of the bookstore, as well as online ISQs and their uses. They meet Thursday, October 9th at 12:15 pm. They will continue to work on defining service learning and engagement. The committee is working on an APC flow chart and timeline.
Faculty Enhancement Committee – Susan Massey/Paula Eason
The next meeting is Wednesday, October 15 at 10 am in the OFE/FA Conference Room. They made announcements that the 2015- Faculty Summer Development Teaching Grants are open and due October 17th. They have implemented some changes, including a rubric that is in the grant application packet. To assist applicants, there is a panel discussion this afternoon (October 2nd) from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in the Student Union Room 3805.
Nominations & Elections Committee-- Albert Loh
Albert Loh noted that they are accepting nominations for the Nominations and Elections Committee until October 23. The committee members hold two year terms that will run from Jan 2015-2017. There are a number of openings. Only those from the college can vote for their members. The committee meets Friday, October 3 in the OFE/FA Conference Room.
Research Committee — Courtenay McLeland
Dr. Chip Klostermeyer reported for the Research Committee met on Monday, September the 8th and discussed the proposed changes to the structure of the committee, the recommendations of the 2012 ORSP Task Force, and the review process. The committee will meet again on Monday, October13th at 1:00 pm in the Library’s Conference Room.
Strategic Planning Advisory Committee — Pali Sen
Dr. Sen noted that the next meeting is Tuesday, November 4th and October 7 mtg is cancelled due to the conflict to meet President John Delaney.
Support Services Committee — Robert Schupp
Robert Schupp noted that they met on Tuesday, September 2. They are meeting next on Monday, October 6th at 2pm in Bldg 42 Room 2204.
Executive Committee – Scott Hochwald
Dr. Hochwald noted that the Executive Committee developed the agenda at the meeting on Tuesday, September 16th at 12:15 p.m. He noted there are 2nd Readings (voting today) on APC changes, voting on Campus Technology and membership of standing committee. There is a first reading of Research Committee changes. Their next meeting is Tuesday, October 21st at 12:15 PM in the 3rd floor, OFE/FA Conference Room.