TYPE A: FACULTY AFFAIRS

A-4 Faculty Grievance Committee

Chair: Desmond Lawler
Vice Chair: Sharon Strover
Chair Elect: Sharon Strover
Minutes (PDF): N/A

Member E-mail Address Book (comma delimited)
Member E-mail Address Book (semi-colon delimited)

Committee's annual reports from previous years:

2011-2012
 

FUNCTION: The Faculty Grievance Committee is authorized to hear or otherwise dispose of individual grievances. Faculty grievance procedures are set forth in HOP 2-2310 of the UT Austin Handbook of Operating Procedures.

COMPOSITION: Sixteen voting members of the General Faculty, for three-year staggered terms. Ten members are elected at-large by the General Faculty and six members are appointed by the President through the regular procedures of the Committee on Committees. In addition, every year the Chair of the Faculty Council shall appoint two voting faculty members of the Faculty Council for one-year terms. The total committee membership shall not include more than four faculty members from any college or school. Each year, the committee shall elect its own Chair and Vice Chair who shall be voting faculty members of the committee. The Vice Chair shall assume the role of Chair the following year; the Past Chair shall serve as an ex officio, voting member of the committee.

Members, 2012-13:
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Boas, Hans C.1 2012-2013 associate professor, Germanic studies
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Bolin, Paul E. 2012-2015 professor, art and art history
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Bomer, Randy 2012-2014 associate professor, curriculum and instruction
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De Lozanne, Arturo 2011-2013 associate professor, molecular cell and developmental biology
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Dinitto, Diana 2012-2014 professor, social work
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Fowler, Wallace T. 2011-2013 professor, aerospace engineering
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Goode, Steven J. 2011-2013 professor, law
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Hinojosa-Smith, R. Roland 2011-2013 professor, English
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Hofmann, Hans 2011-2013 associate professor, integrative biology
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Lawler, Desmond 2012-2015 professor, civil engineering (past chair)
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Lincove, Jane 2011-2013 assistant professor, public affairs
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Moon, Tessie Jo 2012-2014 professor, mechanical engineering
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Padilla, Yolanda 2012-2015 professor, social work
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Weaver, Catherine 2012-2014 associate professor, public affairs
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Williams, Christine L. 2011-2013 professor, sociology
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Zonn, Leo 2012-2014 professor, geography and environment

 


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Members elected by the General Faculty.
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Members appointed by the President from nominees submitted by the Committee on Committees.

Faculty Council Appointees:
  Klein, Susan 2012-2013 professor, law
  Strover, Sharon 2012-2013 professor, radio-television-film

 
1Replaced Alba A. Ortiz (special education) who resigned from the committee on April 5, 2012.