TYPE C: INSTITUTIONAL POLICY OR GOVERNANCE

C-12 Responsibilities, Rights, and Welfare of Graduate Student Academic Employees Committee

Chair: David G. Bogard

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FUNCTION: To advise the Faculty Council and the president on matters pertaining to the responsibilities, rights, and welfare of graduate student academic employees.1

COMPOSITION: At least five members of the General Faculty, one staff graduate coordinator, and at least three students who are teaching assistants (at least one), assistant instructors (at least one), or graduate research assistants (at least one). Student members shall be appointed by the president in the fall from a panel of names submitted by the Graduate Student Assembly. 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. One representative from the Graduate School shall serve as a non-voting administrative adviser.1


1Changes in function and composition were approved by the Faculty Council on April 11, 2005, and transmitted to the president on April 12, 2005. The president approved the changes on June 14, 2005. See D 3765-3773 for additional information.

Members, 2004-2005:
  Barrish, Phillip J. 2003-2005 associate professor, English
  Bogard, David G. 2004-2006 professor, mechanical engineering
  Brodbelt, Jennifer 1 2004-2005 professor, chemistry and biochemistry
  Palka, Bruce P. 2004-2006 professor, mathematics
  Swaffar, Janet K. 2003-2005 professor, Germanic studies

Faculty Council Appointees:
  Béhague, Gerard H.2 2004-2005 professor, music
  Odell, Edward (Ted) 2004-2005 professor, mathematics

Three Students:
  Alvarado-Boyd, Susan 2004-2005 Graduate Stduent Assembly (AI) , educational administration
  Mitchell, Rachel 2004-2005 Graduate Student Assembly representative (TA), music
  Peterson, Brandt 2004-2005 Graduate Student Assembly representative (TA), anthropology

1 On September 1, 2004, replaced Aletha Huston who declined to serve the remainder of her term.
2 On October 11, 2004, replaced Robert King who resigned from the committee.