TYPE C: INSTITUTIONAL POLICY OR GOVERNANCE

C-12 Responsibilities, Rights, and Welfare of Teaching Assistants and Assistant Instructors Committee

Chair: John Dollard

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FUNCTION: To advise the Faculty Council and the president on matters pertaining to the responsibilities, rights, and welfare of teaching assistants and assistant instructors.

COMPOSITION: At least five members of the General Faculty and at least three students who are teaching assistants (at least one) and assistant instructors (at least one). Student members shall be appointed by the president in the fall from a panel of names submitted by the appropriate student committee. 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 committee shall elect its own chair and vice chair, who shall be members of the General Faculty.

Members, 2003-2004:

  Barrish, Phillip J. 2003-2005 associate professor, English
  Bogard, David G. 2003-2004 professor, mechanical engineering
  Dollard, John D. 2002-2004 professor, mathematics
  Huston, Aletha C. 2003-2005 professor, human ecology
  Swaffar, Janet K. 2003-2005 professor, Germanic studies

Faculty Council Appointees:
  Schallert, Diane L. 2003-2004 professor, educational psychology
  Springer, David W. 2003-2004 associate professor, social work

Three Students:
  Chatelain, Olivier 2003-2004 Graduate Student Assembly representative (AI), French and Italian
  Gale, Sylvia 2003-2004 Graduate Student Assembly representative (TA), English
  Thakar, Mirage K. 2003-2004 Graduate Student Assembly representative (TA)