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Faculty Senate

Faculty Committee Assignments - updated Fall 2013

Faculty by Committee

(Includes a list of committee descriptions along with meeting times)

Committees by Faculty


Per UFO Contract, Appendix G:

“All career contract instructors are required to serve on college-wide or ad hoc committee or as advisors to student clubs or organizations (one to three hours per week).”

In addition:

“All career contract instructors are expected to participate in area activities and to attend both regularly scheduled and ad hoc area meetings. Similar meetings may also be required for specified disciplines within a given division (one to three hours per week).”

From Appendix S – Instructional Innovation Projects (October, 2005)

An Instructional Innovation Project is a substantive teaching and learning project for which a faculty member can be awarded credit for a committee assignment. Criteria for approval:
1. Pursuit of a new strategy for teaching and learning for the faculty member
2. The project relates to one of the seven strategic goals of the college
3. The project aims to increase student success
4. Expenditures of time and effort of an average of at least five (5) hours per week
5. Willingness to inform the faculty community of the work and the results

The Vice President for Academic Affairs, Faculty Senate President, and UFO President will review faculty proposals for Instructional Innovations Projects and make the decision on whether or not it meets the stated requirements.


From Appendix T – Faculty Learning Communities (October, 2005)

Faculty Learning Communities (FLC) are a substantive teaching and learning project for which a faculty member can be awarded credit for a committee assignment. Criteria for approval:
1. The FLC is focused on new learning for faculty and will be tied directly to improved instructional methods.
2. The FLC meets at least once per month
3. The project relates to one of the seven strategic goals of the College.
4. Willingness to inform the faculty community of the work and the results.