TYPE C: INSTITUTIONAL POLICY OR GOVERNANCE

C-10 Recruitment and Retention Committee

Chair: Llewellyn K. Rabenberg
Vice Chair: N/A
Chair Elect: Llewellyn K. Rabenberg
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: To address the matter of recruitment and retention of minority students and to advise the Faculty Council and the president on constructive solutions to alleviate the problems of recruitment and retention.

COMPOSITION: Four voting members of the General Faculty for three-year staggered terms, one departmental faculty minority liaison officer for a three-year term, and two staff members (at least one shall be an academic advisor or graduate coordinator) for two-year staggered terms, Three students shall be appointed by the President from a panel of names submitted by Student Government and one from a panel submitted by the Graduate Student Assembly, The Coordinator of the Sanger Learning and Career Center and three members of the administration shall be appointed by the President for one-year terms. In addition, every year the Chair of the Faculty Council shall appoint two voting faculty members of the Faculty Council for one-year terms. Each year, the committee shall elect its own Chair and Vice Chair who shall be voting faculty members of the committee. The Vice President for Diversity and Community Engagement, a representative from the Black Alumni Association, and a representative from the Hispanic Alumni Association shall serve as ex officio members without votes.


1Name changed from UT Learning Center to Sanger Learning and Career Center in September 2010.

Members, 2012-13:
Clement, Michael B. 2012-2014 professor, accounting
  Coleman, Renita B. 2011-2013 associate professor, journalism,
departmental faculty minority liaison officer
  Foster, Kevin M. 2011-2013 assistant professor, educational administration
  Gershoff, Elizabeth 2012-2015 associate professor, educational administration
  Maynard, Jennifer A. 2011-2013 assistant professor, chemical engineering

Faculty Council Appointees:
  Hansen, Patricia I. 2012-2013 professor, law
  Rabenberg, Llewellyn K. 2012-2013 associate professor, mechanical engineering

Two Staff
  Gonzales, Mickey L. 2011-2013 sr. academic advisor, nursing
  Guzman, Peter 2012-2014 sr. academic advisor, natural sciences

One Coordinator of the Sanger Learning and Career Center (with vote):
  Fernandez, Edward L. 2012-2013 assistant director, learning and career center

Three Members of Administration (with vote):
  Chen, Ge 2012-2013 assistant vice president, diversity and community engagement
  Harkins, Susan C. 2012-2013 program director, natural sciences
  White, Phaedra A. 2012-2013 program coordinator, learning communities program

Four Students:
  Harper, Sheree 2012-2013 Student Government representative, junior, undeclared
  Kyles, Jasmine 2012-2013 Student Government representative, senior, broadcast journalism
  Raza, Ali 2012-2013 Student Government representative, senior, government
  Fernandez, Gustavo O. 2012-2013 Graduate Student Assembly representative, global policy studies

Administrative Advisors:
  Lewis-Conerly, Lori ex officio
without vote
Black Alumni Association representative
  Arnold, Teresa ex officio
without vote
Hispanic Alumni Association representative
  Vincent, Gregory J. ex officio
without vote
vice president for inclusion and cross cultural effectiveness