Governance Committee Report 2010-2011
For this Senate session, the Governance Committee was charges to make recommendations on the composition of the College Council for the College of Education and review five sections of the Faculty Handbook to recommend changes and updates and to divide those seven sections into policy sections and procedure sections:
§1.F.8 The College Dean: Role Responsibility, and Review
§1.F.9 Department Chairs
§1.G.2 The Department and the Department Chairperson
§1.G.3 The College and the College Dean
§1.G.5 University Standing Committees and Councils
The Committe made suggestions and recommendations regarding changes for these sections, particularly in regards to the compostion of College Councils. A clarification of the definition of voting and non-voting members of a College Council was our particular focus.