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The Leadership Team consists of the following members of the Faculty Senate: the President, the Vice President, the Secretary, and the current facilitators of the other standing teams and the President of the UFF chapter. The immediate Past President of the Senate shall be an ex officio member.

The President of the Senate acts as the facilitator for the Leadership Team. The Leadership Team’s duties include the following: (a) set the agenda for Senate meetings, (b) coordinate operation of the standing teams (c) recommend to the Senate a means of resolution if conflicts over areas of responsibility of team assignments occur, and (d) appoint faculty to ad hoc teams as required. (All requests for faculty membership on University teams should include the approximate time commitment per week required of the member and the length of time that the team will be in operation.) The Leadership Team represents the faculty to the Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs and the Deans’ (Academic) Council, or their designated representatives, as appropriate.

President Shawn Felton 2016
Vice President Sandra Pavelka 2016
Secretary   2015
Parlimentarian Arie van Duijn 2016
Faculty Affairs Cecil Carter 2015
Institutional Affairs Dorothy Rea 2015
Graduate Affairs Claude Villiers 2015
Graduate Curriculum Carolynne Gischel 2015
Undergraduate Curriculum Anna Carlin (Interim Carol Maksian) 2015
Student Affairs Barb Hess 2015
Library Fhan Zhao 2015
Grants and Research Danielle Rosenthal 2016
Technology Charles Fornaciari 2015
General Education Council Eric Otto and Carolynne Gischel 2015
Program Review Elizabeth Murray  
University Committee Appointment Heather Snapp 2015
Senate Planning and Budget Advisory Committee Halcyon St. Hill  
UFF-FGCU President (ex-officio) Beth Eilliot  
Academic Affairs (ex-officio) Tony Barringer &
Provost Ron Toll

As Agenda, Minutes, and Attachments become availalable they will be posted here in Adobe Acrobat PDF format. For information on viewing PDF files, refer to the bottom of this page.

Senate Leadership Schedule



Friday, September 5, 2014
12PM-1:30PM, Student Union - 213


Friday, September 19, 2014
12PM-1:30PM, Student Union - 213


Friday, October 17, 2014
12PM-2:00 PM, Student Union - 213


Friday, November 14, 2014
12PM-1:30PM, Student Union - 213

DRAFT - Internal Scanv1 (pdf)
DRAFT - Guidelines on Graduate Faculty (pdf)
Graduate Faculty Function & Qualification (pdf)
HR PDF Files - Independent Contractors (pdf)
DL Task Force Faculty Senate Update (pdf)

Friday, January 23, 2015
12PM-1:30PM, Student Union - 213

Current 2009 C&I Policy
Draft - PRT Bylaws Revisions 2-9-2015
Draft - Guidelines on Graduate Faculty
Appt & Func Marked

Draft - Guildelines on Graduate Faculty
Appt & Func Clean

GRT ByLaw Changes
Proposed Faculty Statement Scheduling 2015-0220
Proposed Response to 700amSCHEDULING 20150220
Proposed Schedule 201500220
Rev5.1 C&I Policy - Clean
Revised Senate Team Bylaws - IAT
Revised Ver C&I Policy
Revision Summary of C&I Policy
Senate Leadership Team - 1-23-15
Summary Graduate Faculty Functions & Qualifications

Friday, February 20, 2015
12PM-1:30PM, Student Union - 213


Friday, March 27, 2015
12PM-1:30PM, Student Union - 213


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