Committee on Faculty Affairs


The Bylaws detail the areas on which Faculty Affairs members focus (in conformance with the Unit 3 faculty Collective Bargaining Agreement [CBA]), specifically:

  • policies concerning the selection and evaluation of academic tenure, promotions, sabbaticals, academic privilege, and separation from the University.
  • advice to the President on staff issues and the selection of administrative personnel.


Faculty Affairs has a membership of seven:

  • Ex-officio (1)
    • Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs/Faculty Advancement or designee
  • Appointed members (6)
    •  six full-time faculty, two of whom must be elected Senators

AY 2019/20 FA Roster

Academic Unit (or Ex Officio position) Name (*Senator) Term Ends Appt Date Department
Faculty / Open Gontz, Allen* May-22 Sep-19 GEOL
Faculty / Open Peter, Paula* (Chair) May-19 Feb-15 BUS
Faculty / Open Nellie Tran May-22 Aug-16 CSP
Faculty / Open Winslow, Luke May-20 Mar-17 COMM
Faculty / Open Field, Margaret May-21 May-15 LING
Faculty / Open Alter, Joe May-20 Mar-17 DANCE
Associate Vice President for Faculty Affairs
(or designee)(non-voting)
Brooks, Joanna AA
CDO/Associate Vice President for Faculty Diversity/Inclusion (or designee) (non-voting) Wood, Luke _ _ CDO

FA convenes on the first Friday of the month, 1:00-2:30pm

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