TYPE C: INSTITUTIONAL POLICY OR GOVERNANCE
C-10 Recruitment and Retention Committee
Chair: Darlene Grant
FUNCTION: To address the matter of recruitment and retention of minority students and to advise the Faculty Council and the president on constructive solutions to alleviate the problems of recruitment and retention.
COMPOSITION: Four members of the General Faculty, three students (student members shall be appointed by the president in the fall from a panel of names submitted by the appropriate student committee), coordinator of the UT Learning Center, and three members of the administration. In addition, every year the chair of the Faculty Council shall appoint two members of the Faculty Council for one-year terms as members of the committee. The vice president for human resources and community relations, a representative from the Black Alumni Association, and a representative from the Hispanic Alumni Association will serve as ex officio members without votes. The committee shall elect its own chair and vice chair, who shall be members of the General Faculty.
* Arellano, Margarita 2001-2002 Associate Dean of Students * Constant, Alan D. 2001-2002 Associate Director, UT Learning Center Garza, Thomas J. 2001-2003 Associate Professor, Slavic Languages and Literature Grant, Darlene 2001-2003 Assistant Professor, Social Work Jones, Joni L. 2001-2003 Associate Professor, Speech Communication ** Swann, Denise M. ex officio Coordinator, UT Learning Center Valenzuela, Angela 2000-2002
Associate Professor, Center for Mexican American Studies
** Walker, N. Bruce
*Administration (with vote)
**Administration (without vote)
Faculty Council Appointees: Brooks, Joanna M. 2001-2002 Assistant Professor, English Downing, John D. 2001-2002 Professor, Radio-Television-Film
Three Students: Chirinos, Alexandra 2001-2002 Student Government Representative, Finance Hammond, Alex Charles 2001-2002 Student Government Representative, Government Valdez, Frances Elizabeth 2001-2002 Student Government Representative, Ethnic Studies
Administrative Advisors: Aleman, Susana I. ex officio Representative, Hispanic Alumni Association Burt, Brenda H. ex officio Representative, Black Alumni Association Garza, Augustine ex officio Deputy Director, Admissions Hill, James L. ex officio Vice President for Human Resources and Community Relations Rodriguez, Victoria ex officio Vice Provost