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STANDING COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP - 2013-2014

ACADEMIC FREEDOM AND RESPONSIBILITY

Addresses issues related to the conditions of faculty employment and faculty practices, as well as faculty’s civil, academic, and intellectual rights. (5-6 members)

Co-chair: Sandra Cesario - Nursing HOU
Co-chair: Katie Rose - Family Sciences
Laura Kubin - Nursing DAL
Toni Roddey - PT HOU
Rita Dello Stritto - Nursing HOU
Jordan Fuchs - SOA Dance
Richard C Jones - Chemistry/Biochemistry
Sharla Snider - Family Sciences

ACADEMIC STANDARDS

Addresses issues related to the academic functioning of the University. The issues might include admission standards, academic progression, academic support services, and academic integrity.  (5-6 members)

Chair: Linda Csiza - PT DAL
Mary Hennigan - OT DEN
Linda Rubin - Psychology
Richard C Jones - Chemistry/Biochemistry
Laura Kubin - Nursing DAL
Joel Muro - Family Sciences
Katie Rose - Family Sciences
Mark Tengesdal - Business/Economics

ADMINISTRATOR EVALUATIONS

Responsible for all aspects of evaluation of administrators by faculty, including the development and revision of evaluation, instruments, policies and procedures, and statistical analysis of the evaluation results. (4-6)

Chair: Camelia Maier - Biology
Sandra Cesario - Nursing HOU
Janine Golden - Library Sciences
Peggy Landrum - Nursing HOU
Linda Marshall - Sociology & Social Work

BUDGET AND PLANNING

Coordinates the ongoing process of shared governance with the administration as it relates to budget and planning. (5-6 members)

Co-chair: Clay King - Nutrition/Food Sciences
Co-Chair: Mark Tengesdal - Business/Economics
Lizabeth Spoonts - Dental Hygiene
Elaine Cox - Libraries
Rita Dello Stritto - Nursing HOU
Catherine Bailey - Nursing DAL
Sharla Snider - Family Sciences
Rhonda Gorman - SOA Drama

CONSTITUTION AND BYLAWS

Responsible for Constitution & Bylaws for the Senate, considers amendments, and may be called upon to draft Senate resolutions.  (5-6 members)

Chair: Roger Shipley -Health Sciences
Ludovic Sourdot - Teacher Education
Carissa Enright - Nursing DAL
Janine Golden - Library Sciences
Joel Muro - Family Sciences
Camelia Maier - Biology

COMMITTEE SELECTION COMMITTEE

Recommends Senators from membership on the Senate Standing Committees and performs functions related to University committees.

Chair: O Jayne Bowman - OT HOU
Catherine Bailey - Nursing DAL
Ludovic Sourdot - Teacher Education
Elaine Cox - Libraries
Linda Rubin - Psychology

ELECTIONS

Responsible for conducting the Faculty Senate elections and the election of faculty to serve on designated University committees.  (5 members)

Chair: Ludovic Sourdot - Teacher Education
Jordan Fuchs - SOA Dance
Deborrah Wegmann - Nursing DAL
Clay King - Nutrition/Food Sciences
O Jayne Bowman - OT HOU

FACULTY HANDBOOK COMMITTEE

Responsible for managing all aspects of the TWU Faculty Handbook which is designed "to provide new and continuing faculty information about TWU".  This committee will work with the VP for Academic Affairs to ensure that information in the Faculty Handbook and the University Policies are similar.

Chair: Carissa Enright - Nursing DAL
Catherine Bailey - Nursing DAL
Linda Marshall - Sociology & Social Work
Roger Shipley - Family Sciences

REPRESENTATIVES TO SELECT
UNIVERSITY COMMITTEES & TASKFORCES

Curriculum Committee -  Roger Shipley
Graduate Council - Sandra Cesario
Undergraduate Council - Linda Marshall
FEDC - Camelia Maier
QEP - O Jayne Bowman
Techonology Governance - Sharla Snider
Distance Learning Committee - Mark Tengesdal
Honorary Degree Committee - Peggy Landrum

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Faculty Senate Officers 2013-2014

Jeff Robb, Speaker

Jeff Robb
Speaker

 

Lizabeth Spoonts
Speaker Pro Tem

Peggy Landrum, Secretary

Peggy Landrum
Secretary

Delegate to the
Texas Council of
Faculty Senates:

O. Jayne Boman, Delegate to the Texas Council of Faculty Senates

O. Jayne Bowman

Announcements

General Sessions:

September 13, 2013
October 11, 2013
November 8, 2013
December 6, 2013
January 17, 2014
February 14, 2014
March 21, 2014
April 11, 2014
May 2, 2014

All meetings begin at 10am.
Please check meeting
schedule for locations.

For additional
information, contact:

 

Jill Stover
Administrative Assistant
Faculty Senate
940-898-3393 or
facultysenate@twu.edu