Senate Committee Vacancies

* These are policy committees any vacant faculty positions must be filled by Academic Senators. All other committees may be filled by interested faculty from the college that the vacancy occurs in. Remaining vacancies can be filled by any interested faculty regardless of college on August 27, 2019, when all remaining vacant seats go at-large.

** Appointments to these committees require the President's approval. Faculty wishing to be appointed to these positions must submit a statement of interest to the Chair of the Committee on Committees Shannon Rose Riley.

This list last updated on June 7, 2019.


Organization and Government  Committee

1 Faculty Vacancy Education

1 Faculty Vacancy Humanities and the Arts


Professional Standards Committee

1 Faculty Vacancy Education


Faculty Diversity Committee

1 Faculty Vacancy (General Unit)

 1 Faculty Vacancy (Science)


Graduate Studies and Research Committee

1 Faculty Vacancy (Engineering)

1 Faculty Vacancy (Humanities and the Arts)

2 Graduate Student Vacancies


Institutional Review Board

1 Community-at-Large Member

1 Faculty Vacancy Engineering

1 Student Vacancy


International Programs and Students Committee

2 Student Vacancies

1 Faculty Vacancy (Health and Human Sciences)

1 Faculty Vacancy (General Unit)

1 Study Abroad Director Vacancy


Program Planning Committee

1 Faculty Vacancy (Engineering)

1 Faculty Vacancy (Science)

1 Faculty Vacancy (Education)

1 Faculty Vacancy (General Unit)

1 Staff Member (Non-Voting)

1 Graduate Student Vacancy

1 Undergraduate Student Vacancy


Student Evaluation Review Committee

1 Faculty Vacancy (Health and Human Sciences)

1 Dir. Ctr. for Fac. Dev

1 Student Vacancy


Student Fairness Committee

1 University Administrator vacancy

1 Staff Vacancy

7 Student Vacancies


Undergraduate Studies Committee

1 Faculty Vacancy (General Unit)

2 Student Vacancies


Accreditation Review Committee

1 member of President's cabinet vacancy

1 Dean Vacancy

1 Chair Vacancy

1 Staff Member from Student Affairs

1 Community Member 

2 Faculty at Large



Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Committee

1 - Residential Advisor designated by RHA

1 - Staff-at-Large from Academic Affairs Division

1 - Student Rep (Peer Health Education Program)

1 - Greek Life Student Representative


Athletics Board

2 Faculty at Large (one must be tenured)


Budget Advisory Committee

1 Dean

1 Faculty Senator

2 Faculty at large

1 Staff member from Academic Affairs with budget responsibility


Campus Planning Board

1 Faculty  (Science)

1 Community member vacancy

1 AS Director of Business Affairs

1 AS Director of Community and Sustainability Affairs


Strategic Planning Steering Committee

1 - Graduate Student Vacancy

2 - Staff Vacancies

1 - Chair

1 - Alumni

1 - Community Member 


Student Success Committee

2 Undergraduate Student Vacancies

1 Faculty at Large


Sustainability Board

1 Student appointed by VPSA

1 AS Director for Community and Environmental Affairs

1 Faculty Vacancy (Humanities and the Arts)

1 Faculty Vacancy (Science)



University Library Board

1 Faculty Vacancy (Engineering)

1 Faculty Vacancy (Humanities and the Arts)

1 Faculty Vacancy (Science)

1 AS President or designee

1 UG Student Vacancy

1 Graduate Student


Board of Academic Freedom and Professional Responsibility

1 Faculty Vacancy CHAHS

1 Faculty Vacancy SCI 

1 Faculty Vacancy BUS

1 Faculty Vacancy EDUC

1 Faculty Vacancy ENGR 

1 Faculty Vacancy H&A 

Must be elected by the college for 4-year terms.

Must be FT Tenured Faculty


Board of General Studies

1 Faculty Vacancy (EDUC)

1 Faculty Vacancy (CHHS)

1 Faculty Vacancy (H&A)

1 Faculty Vacancy (Science)

1 Student Vacancy

Note:  Members must be elected by their college.


Writing Requirements Committee

1 Writing Skills Coordinator Vacancy

1 AVP Student Academic Success Services or designee Vacancy

1 Student Vacancy (UG or Graduate)(has satisfied WC II requirement)

1 Student Vacancy (experience with ESL Learning preferred)

1 Faculty Vacancy (EDUC)

1 Faculty Vacancy MLK Library


Transit, Traffic, and Parking Committee

1 Rep. Housing Vacancy

3 Student Vacancies