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 October 22, 2019.



Instruction and Student Affairs Committee

1 Graduate Student Vacancy

1 Faculty Vacancy - General Unit


Organization and Government  Committee

1 Faculty Vacancy Education


Graduate Studies and Research Committee

1 Associate Dean Research Vacancy

2 Graduate Student Vacancies


Institutional Review Board

1 Student Vacancy


International Programs and Students Committee

2 Student Vacancies

1 Faculty Vacancy (Social Sciences)


Program Planning Committee

1 Faculty Vacancy (Social Science)

1 Faculty Vacancy (Science)

1 Graduate Student Vacancy

1 Undergraduate Student Vacancy

1 Office of AVP Research Vacancy


Student Evaluation Review Committee

1 Student Vacancy


Student Fairness Committee

1 University Administrator vacancy

5 Student Vacancies


Undergraduate Studies Committee

1 Student Vacancy


Accreditation Review Committee

1 Faculty member serving as Chair (Member of the Steering Committee)

1 member of President's cabinet vacancy

1 Chair Vacancy

1 Staff Member from Student Affairs

1 Community Member 

1 Faculty at Large



Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Committee

1 Committee Chair from Academic Affairs/1 Committee Chair from Student Affairs appointed by the President

1 - Residential Advisor designated by RHA

1 - Staff-at-Large from Academic Affairs Division

1 - Student Rep (Peer Health Education Program)



Budget Advisory Committee

1 - Presidential appointee from outside Academic Affairs


Campus Planning Board

1 Community member vacancy


Strategic Planning Steering Committee

1 - Graduate Student Vacancy

1 - Chair

1 - Alumni

1 - Community Member 


Student Success Committee

1 Undergraduate Student Vacancies

1 Graduate/Undergraduate Student Vacancy



University Library Board

1 Faculty Vacancy (General Unit)

1 Faculty Vacancy (Business)

1 Graduate Student


Board of Academic Freedom and Professional Responsibility

1 Faculty Vacancy CHHS (Term ends 2022)

1 Faculty Vacancy H&A (Term ends 2020)

Elected by the college for 4-year terms/unless fulfilling an existing term vacated early

Must be FT Tenured Faculty


Board of General Studies

1 Faculty Vacancy (EDUC) (term ends 2021)

1 Faculty Vacancy (CHHS) (term ends 2022)

1 Faculty Vacancy (H&A) (term ends 2022)

1 Faculty Vacancy (Science) (term ends 2022)

1 Student Vacancy

Note:  Members must be elected by their college for three-year terms unless fulfilling a term vacated early.


University Writing Committee

1 Faculty Vacancy MLK Library

1 UG student that has satisfied the WC II requirement

1 GR student that has satisfied Graduate Writing Requirements


Academic Disqualification and Reinstatement Review Committee

1 Associate Dean Professional and Global Education seat

1 AVP Student Affairs seat


Board of Academic Freedom and Reinstatement Review Committee

1 Faculty Vacancy - College of Health and Human Sciences


Board of General Studies

1 student vacancy


Transit, Traffic, and Parking Committee

2 Student Vacancies