I. Subcommittee Membership.
In February 1999, the Academic Council appointed
a subcommittee to evaluate and make recommendations regarding the role
of faculty in institutional governance. That subcommittee included the
following divisional representatives: Jim Bissett (representing Social
Sciences), Wilhelmina Boyd (Arts/Humanities), Terri Johnson (Math/Science),
Doug Redington (Love School of Business), and Deborah Thurlow (HPLHP/Education).
Barry Beedle and Victoria Fischer served as at-large members. Tom Henricks
was appointed by the Council as subcommittee chair and Gerry Francis was
In May 1999, two academic support faculty, Jim
Donathan and Connie Keller, were appointed by the Council to join the subcommittee.
In September1999, Terri Johnson left the subcommittee to assume a one-year
teaching position at Clemson University.
Although the AVP/Provost worked closely with the
subcommittee, his participation should not be interpreted as an endorsement
of every recommendation made in this document.
Return to Report of the
Academic Council Subcommittee on the Role of Faculty in Shared Governance.