TYPE C: INSTITUTIONAL POLICY OR GOVERNANCE
C-5 Faculty Building Advisory Committee
Member E-mail Address Book
Chair: John C. (Jack) Gilbert
FUNCTION: To represent the faculty, staff, and students in the planning and programming of buildings. The committee shall have a strong voice in (a) campus master planning, (b) priority of building construction, (c) building location, (d) programming of buildings, and (e) reviewing and recommending of final plans. It shall report to the president and periodically to the Faculty Council. During the preparation of the preliminary plans for the erection of a particular building, the president shall appoint a special committee, composed of faculty (and students, when appropriate) who have a direct interest in the proposed building, to serve until the completion thereof, one of whom shall be designated as a voting member of the Faculty Building Advisory Committee for the specified building. Whenever a building is to include library facilities, the University librarian is to be added as an administrative adviser to the special committee.
COMPOSITION: Nine members of the General Faculty, including a representative from the School of Architecture; one member of the University staff; one graduate student; and two undergraduate students. Student members shall be appointed by the president in the fall from a panel of names submitted by the Student Government and the Graduate Student Assembly, and they shall serve one-year terms and shall be eligible for reappointment. The students may not be from the same college or school. 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. The vice president for employee and campus services or a delegate shall be an ex officio member. The director of UT System Office of Facilities Planning and Construction and a representative from the Office of Campus Planning and Facilities Management shall serve as administrative advisers without vote. The faculty and staff members are appointed for five year, overlapping terms, two rotating off each year.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: Armendariz, Efraim P. 2003-2008 professor, mathematics Bose, Henry R. 2000-2005 professor, biological sciences Branham, Lorraine E. 2004-2009 professor, journalism * Dison, Thomas W. 2000-2005 director, Recreational Sports Ezekoye, Ofodike A. 2003-2008 associate professor, mechanical engineering Garrison, James D. 2001-2006 professor, English Gilbert, John (Jack) C. 2004-2009 professor, chemistry and biochemistry Leary, Daniel E. 2002-2007 associate professor, architecture Todd, Janice S. 2001-2006 associate professor, kinesiology and health education Wilson, Samuel M. 2001-2005 associate professor, anthropology
Faculty Council Appointees: Almy, Dean J. 2004-2005 assistant professor, architecture Jirsa, James O. 2004-2005 professor, civil engineering
Two Students: Chaney, Brent 2004-2005 Student Government representative, English Weiner, Eric 2004-2005 Student Government representative, finance
Administrative Advisors: Clubb, Patricia L. ex officio vice president for employee and campus services Rishling, John L. ex officio associate vice president for campus planning and facilities management Sanders, Sidney J. ex officio director, UT System, Facilities Planning and Construction