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Charge

The Faculty Affairs Committee shall investigate and respond to issues of widespread concern including, but not limited to, faculty governance, procedures regarding tenure and promotion, merit, teaching assessment, and an ongoing focus upon race and equity. Issues about race and equity will be taken to the Executive Council in order to develop a proactive and collaborative response by members of the Faculty Affairs Committee and the Executive Council. Matters for investigation may be brought before the Faculty Affairs Committee by the Executive Council or any member of the University of Washington Tacoma faculty. Where warranted this committee shall formulate specific policy proposals and forward its recommendations to the Executive Council, which may bring proposals and recommendations to the Faculty Assembly for a vote or may adopt them as provided in Article V, Section C of these bylaws.


Membership

The voting membership of the Faculty Affairs Committee shall consist of one representative from each of the academic units of UW Tacoma to be elected by each respective academic unit. The term of office shall be three years.

Representatives:

  • D.C. Grant, Institute of Technology, 2016-2019, Chair 2017-2019
  • Rich Furman, Social Work & Criminal Justice, 2017-2021
  • PENDING, Nursing & Healthcare Leadership
  • PENDING, School of Education
  • Fei Leng, Milgard, School of Business 2018-2021
  • Sarah Hampson, School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences 2016-2019
  • Jim Thatcher, Urban Studies 2016-2019

 


Meeting Schedule

Faculty Affairs Committee Meetings  2018-2019

 

September

Thursday  9.20.18        12:30 - 1:30 pm  SCI 104

 

 

October

Thursday  10.18.18        12:30 - 1:30 pm  SCI 104

 

 

November

Thursday  11.15.18        12:30 - 1:30 pm  SCI 104

 

 

December

Thursday,12.6.18         12:30 - 1:30 pm  SCI 104

 

 

January

Thursday, 1.17.19        12:30 - 1:30 pm  SCI 104

 

 

February

Thursday,  2.21.19       12:30 - 1:30 pm  SCI 104

 

 

March

Thursday, 3.14.19        12:30 - 1:30 pm  SCI 104

 

 

April

Thursday, 4.18.19        12:30 - 1:30 pm  SCI 104

 

 

May

Thursday,  5.16.19        12:30 - 1:30 pm  SCI 104

 

 

June

Thursday,  6.6.19          12:30 - 1:30 pm  SCI 104

 


Agendas and Minutes Archived


Reports and Resources

The following documents provide information and suggestions for merit and raise processes within academic units:

The following documents/materials are from an ADVANCE workshop held in Spring 2012: