Faculty Handbook Revision Committee

Reports to the Office of the Executive Vice President and the Provost

Purpose: In accordance with the Faculty Handbook (section, the committee shall take under consideration proposals considered substantive and pressing. The committee shall seek a reasoned consensus as advocates for good order and due process throughout the entire academic community. The committee’s recommended action shall be filed with the Faculty Senate. The committee shall conduct a complete review and revision of the Faculty Handbook every seven years.

Membership: The committee shall be comprised of six members, plus the chair-elect of the Faculty Senate, who serves as an ex officio member. Three members are from the tenured faculty and three members are academic administrators. Committee members may serve two successive two-year terms, but will then be ineligible for reappointment for a minimum of two years. Appointments are staggered, with three members appointed (or reappointed) each year.

William McClain, EPS, COAG (Chair)
Christie Cathey, MCHHS
Jason Jolley, MCL, COAL
Ajay Katangur, CSC, CNAS 
Kathleen Kennedy, HST, CHPA 
Joshua Lambert, LIBR 
Cathy Pearman, RFT, COE 
Christina Simmers, MKT, COB
Elizabeth Walker, Faculty Senate Chair-Elect, ex officio

Updated October 24, 2022

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