Faculty membership on standing university committees will be determined on a yearly basis by the Faculty Senate’s Committee on Committees (hereafter referred to as the “Committee”), in accordance with these broad philosophical guidelines:
Faculty membership on committees is three years (unless specifically noted in the committee description) to facilitate scheduling, all terms for a given department will expire in the same year. Committee membership should be determined in the spring semester of the year prior to membership. New faculty will be assigned to committees as they begin their teaching tenure. At the first meeting of each year, the committee members will select a chair (unless the chair is specifically designated) and other officers, as they deem appropriate.
Each committee will forward minutes to:
University committee assignments for the following academic year would be made in the spring. Faculty hired subsequent to the process would be assigned membership in the fall.