2008 - 2009 Committee on Committees

2008 - 2009 Committee on Committees
Lynn Duryea
Jammie Price (Chair)
Jim Sherman
Jim Stoddard
Betsy Williams

Committee on Committees

The Committee on Committees:

  • submits to the Senate, at its April meeting, and at other appropriate times, recommendations for nominations to fill vacancies on University committees
  • strives to insure that a nominee serves on no more than one standing University committee per three-year term and has no more than one other University committee assignment (including Faculty Senate committees and University committees)
  • reviews annually the membership and responsibilities of each of the University committees, and periodically conducts detailed reviews of University committees
  • determine whether or not each University committee is meeting as often as specified and fulfulling the functions it was created to fulfill
  • makes recommendations to the Senate for abolishing, changing and/ or adding University committees
  • makes recommendations to the Senate for the replacement of members on those University committees on which such members are not accepting their responsibilities, or when vacancies on those committees occur
  • handles other busines that pertains to committees, and
  • will solicit names, oversee the voting and the election process for the following year's nominations of Senate officers.