A. To recommend policy for
B. To devise procedures for receiving
and processing requests
advise in the coordination
of campus development activity
D. To recommend and develop faculty
and academic staff professional development and enhancement activities
E. To review faculty applications for
professional development opportunities, and
academic leave requests. Recommendations regarding
academic leave requests are made to the Provost.
F. To continuously review and recommend
changes for improvement in the enhancement and development document.
II. POSITION IN THE ORGANIZATIONAL
Reports to the Faculty Senate
A. Composition (8
1. One faculty member from each college
2. One at-large faculty member
3. Assistant Provost for
Research and Dean of the Graduate School (ex-officio/non-voting.)
Vice Provost for
Institutional Effectiveness & Assessment (ex-officio/non-voting.)
1. Faculty members nominated by the
FS Committee on Committees and confirmed by the Faculty Senate.
2. Ex-officio members by appointment
to their positions
C. Selection of Chair
Shall select a chair from its faculty
D. Term of service
1. Three years.
After serving for two consecutive
terms, a member will be ineligible to serve for a period of one
year. Exceptions may be made by the Faculty Senate
Committee on Committees or the Faculty Senate Elections
2. Ex-officio as long as in their position
or until replaced by the Provost.
Any member of the committee who shall
decide to submit a request for an academic/research leave will be
expected to resign from the committee before submitting the request.
Also, any member of the committee who
shall submit a request for any type of funding will be expected
not to participate in the evaluation or decision-making of his/her
The FS Committee on Committees shall be
notified of a resignation so the vacancy can be filled for the remainder
of the unexpired term.
Whenever possible, a returning committee
member who is also a tenured faculty member should be selected as
The committee chair is responsible for
creating and maintaining a Procedures Manual, a copy to be kept
in the Faculty Senate Office.
The voting faculty members will be on
a rotation of two members going off and two new members coming on
each year. The rotation will be determined by the FS Committee on
Committees may conduct business and voting via electronic
Revised 2/06; 11/11; REV 5/2014