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STANDING COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP - 2014-2015

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 CON HOU
Co-chair: Katie Rose COPE
Peggy Landrum CON HOU
Patricia Watson COPE
Diane Gregory CAS

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: Joel Muro COPE
Jordan Fuchs CAS
Laura Green CHS
Lybeth Hodges CAS
Joni Jensen  CAS
Suh-Jen Lin CHS
Linda Rubin CAS

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)

Co-Chair: Sandra Cesario CON HOU
Co-Chair: Peggy Landrum CON HOU
Diane Gregory CAS
Joni Jensen  CAS

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

Chair: Mark Tengesdal CAS
Catherine Bailey CON DAL
Elaine Cox LIB DEN
Rita Dello Stritto CON HOU
Shanil Juma CHS DEN

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

Chair: O Jayne Bowman CHS HOU
Elaine Cox LIB DEN
Linda Rubin CAS
Ludovic Sourdot COPE
Deborrah Wegmann CON DAL

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: Ludovic Sourdot COPE
O Jayne Bowman CHS HOU
Carissa Enright CON DAL
Jordan Fuchs CAS

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

Chair: Rita Dello Stritto CON HOU
Lybeth Hodges CAS
Richard Jones CAS
Suh-Jen Lin CHS
Patricia Watson COPE

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: Deborrah Wegmann CON DAL
Agatha Beins CAS

REPRESENTATIVES TO SELECT
UNIVERSITY COMMITTEES & TASKFORCES
Curriculum Committee -  Rita Dello Stritto
Graduate Council - Kathy Bailey
Undergraduate Council - Linda Marshall
FEDC - Deborrah Wegmann

(2013-14)
QEP - O Jayne Bowman
Techonology Governance - Sharla Snider
Distance Learning Committee - Mark Tengesdal
Honorary Degree Committee - Peggy Landrum
 

page updated 8/20/2014 10:10 AM

Faculty Senate Officers 2014-2015

Lizabeth A. Spoonts
Speaker

 

 

 

 

Lybeth Hodges
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
(Tentative until Senate approval):

September 12, 2014
October 10, 2014
November 14, 2014
December 5, 2014
January 16 2015
February 13, 2015
March 13, 2015
April 10, 2015
May 21 2015

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