TYPE C: INSTITUTIONAL POLICY OR GOVERNANCE

C-7 University of Texas Libraries Committee

Chair: Warren A. Hunt
Vice Chair/ Chair Elect:

Christopher J. Bell
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FUNCTION: To become well informed concerning the functions of the University of Texas Libraries, including the branch libraries. To advise in development of policies and procedures; to advise the librarian, the Faculty Council and the president concerning the direction and growth of the University of Texas Libraries; to advise the president in the event it becomes necessary to appoint a new librarian.

COMPOSITION: At least eight members of the General Faculty, three staff members, and seven students. Staff members shall be appointed by the president from panels of names submitted by the Staff Council and shall include two research staff representatives. Student members shall be appointed by the president in the fall from panels of names submitted by the appropriate student committees and shall include two representatives from Student Government, three from the Senate of College Councils, and two from 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. The director of the University of Texas Libraries shall serve as administrative adviser without vote. Heads of other administrative units on campus that include library programs and services shall be invited to provide comment and information as the need arises.

Members, 2008-2009:
  Anderson, Ronald B. 2007-2009 associate professor, advertising
  Friesen, Steven J. 2007-2009 professor, classics and religious studies
  Hansen, Kathryn G. 2008-2010 professor, Asian studies
  Hunt, Warren A. 2008-2010 professor, computer sciences
  Kevorkian, Martin W. 2007-2009 associate professor, English
  Kutanoglu, Erhan 2008-2010 associate professor, mechanical engineering
  Leal, David L. 2008-2010 associate professor, government
  Suizzo, Marie-Anne 2007-2009 associate professor, educational psychology

Faculty Council Appointees:
  Bell, Christopher J. 2008-2009 associate professor, geological sciences
  Gore, Andrea C. 2008-2009 professor, pharmacy

Three Staff :
  James, Debra C. 2007-2009 executive assistant, Waggoner Center for Alcohol and Addiction Research
  Norsworthy, Kent W.1 2008-2009 social science/humanities research associate III
  Snay, Cheryl K. 2008-2010 social science/humanities research associate III
 
1 Replacement for Laurel J. Davies who left UT. Her term was 2007-2009.

Seven Students:
  Esparza Ochoa, Juan C. 2008-2009 Graduate Student Assembly representative
  George, Elizabeth 2008-2009 Student Government representative
  Jensen, Kelly E. 2008-2009 Senate of College Councils representative
  Klabunde, Chris 2008-2009 Student Government representative
  Lindsey, Andrew W. 2008-2009 Senate of College Councils representative
  Patel, Ajay Arun 2008-2009 Senate of College Councils representative
  Wigginton, Caroline H. 2008-2009 Graduate Student Assembly representative

Administrative Adviser:
  Heath, Fred M. ex officio vice provost and director, University of Texas Libraries