Committee Charges A-B

Membership: Permanent
1 faculty per department; recommendations for membership are made by departments, not individuals; Faculty Senate makes appointments

Charge

  1. To recommend to the Faculty Association Senate on:
    • Degree requirements and new degree and non-degree program requirements
    • Curricular additions and changes forwarded by departments
    • The academic calendar
    • Portions of the WSU General Catalog that pertains to academic matters
    • Proposals and policies of the State University System and the WSU Administration that pertain to academic matters
  2. To review periodically majors, minors and the General Education program and make recommendations to the Faculty Association Senate
  3. To receive from and to discuss with members of the WSU Administration information pertaining to matters listed in a. and b. above
  4. To inform and to work with the University Budget Review, Functions and Planning Committee in cases of budget change or proposed retrenchment significantly affecting academic programs, and to make recommendations to the Faculty Association Senate
Member
Role
Term Ends
Abdel-Magid, Beckry
Engin. Alt.
Spring 2016
Allard, Stephen
Geosci. Rep.
Spring 2016
Alzate, Elissa
Poli. Sci. Alt.
Spring 2016
Barr, Adrian
Art Rep.
Spring 2016
Beatty, W. Lee
Geosci. Alt.
Spring 2016
Bowler, Michael
Glob. Rep.
Spring 2016
Brigson, Dana
Ed. Stu. Rep.
Spring 2016
Brisson, Eric
Music Ref.
Spring 2016

Cohenour, Gretchen

Theater Alt.
Spring 2016
Danneker, Jeanne
Chair
Spring 2016
Daul-Elhindi, Carol
Library Rep.
Spring 2016
Eaton, Charissa
SW Alt.
Spring 2016
Eckerson, Nancy
Roch. Ed. Rep.
Spring 2016
Eslamloo-Grami, Maryam
Engin. Rep.
Spring 2016
Falc, Emilie
Comm. Stu.  Rep.
Spring 2016
Ferstl, Andrew D.
Physics Alt.
Spring 2016
Gok, Kubilay
Bus. Adm. Rep.
Spring 2016
Heckman, Davin
Mass. Comm. Rep.
Spring 2016
Hein, Sara
Chem. Alt.
Spring 2016
Heinrichs, Erik
Hist. Rep.
Spring 2016
Hemmingsen, Terese
Nurs. Rep.
Spring 2016
Hermodson, Amy
Comm. S. Alt.
Spring 2016
Hooks, Tisha
Math Alt.
Spring 2016
Iyengar, Sudharsan
CS Rep.
Spring 2016
Johnson, J. Paul
English Rep.
Spring 2016
Kauffman, Daniel
Econ. Rep.
Spring 2016
Kraemer, Ellanora
HERS Rep.
Spring 2016
Kroger, James
Accnt. Rep.
Spring 2016
Lee, Fredrick
Poli. Sci. Rep.
Spring 2016
Lee, Myoung
Chem. Rep.
Spring 2016
Mah, Chun Lok
Art Alt.
Spring 2016
Malone, Christopher
Math Rep.
Spring 2016
Mann, Francis
Chem. Alt.
Spring 2016
Martinez, Raymond
PESS Alt.
Spring 2016
Newberry, C. Robert
Market. Rep.
Spring 2016
Nosek, Catherine
Nurs. Alt.
Spring 2016
Olson, Amy
Spec. Ed. Rep.
Spring 2016
Osgood, Aurea
Socio. Alt.
Spring 2016
Palmer, Jay (Robert)
SW Rep.
Spring 2016
Phan-Budd, Sarah
Physics Rep.
Spring 2016
Rahoi-Gilchrest, Rita
Director GEPS
Office
Reidy, James
RTTR Rep.
Spring 2016
Saner, Robin
Couns. Ed. Rep.
Spring 2016
Sax-Bendix, Joan
Elem. Ed. Alt.
Spring 2016
Schmidt, Catherine
Music Alt.
Spring 2016
Schmidt, Gregory
Hist. Alt.
Spring 2016
Schreiber, Charles
Psych. Alt.
Spring 2016
Schumacher, Paul
CS Alt.
Spring 2016
Scott, Muriel
Mass. Comm. Alt.
Spring 2016
Shannon, Wendy
Roch. Ed. Alt.
Spring 2016
Siebenbruner, Jessica
Psych. Rep.
Spring 2016
Slowik, Edward S.
Philos. Alt.
Spring 2016
Smith, Russell
Market. Alt.
Spring 2016
Speetzen, David
Philos. Rep.
Spring 2016
Thompson, Edward
Bio. Rep.
Spring 2016
Upright, Craig

Socio. Rep.

Spring 2016
Vateva, Tzveta
Finan. Rep.
Spring 2016
Wang, Yuqian
Finan. Alt.
Spring 2016
Waterbury, Theresa
Ed. Lead. Rep.
Spring 2016
Wee, Jongsun
ECEE Rep.
Spring 2016
Williams, Jim
Theater Rep.
Spring 2016

Membership: Permanent
9 members with preference for at least one representative from each college, one from the Rochester faculty and one non-teaching faculty representative

Charge

  1. To investigate how Winona State can collaborate with the Eagle Bluff center, including Engaged Research, Teaching and Scholarship and report to Senate within a year.
Member
Term Ends
Anderson, Nicole
Spring 2016
Collins, Marianne
Spring 2016
Franz, Jeanne
Spring 2016
Heinrichs, Erik
Spring 2016
Kairies-Beatty, Candace
Spring 2016
Scholz, Michael

Spring 2016

Membership: Permanent
Unlimited number of faculty to include the WFA President, Vice President, Negotiator, both board members and co-chairs of Government Relations Committee.

Charge

  1. To execute, implement and coordinate actions consistent with collective bargaining priorities and goals set by the IFO membership, IFO Board of Directors, WSUFA Senate and WSUFA Executive Board.
  2. To inform institution and/or individuals affected by the Master Contract of pressing issues of concern related to collective bargaining, including membership recruitment and information campaigns.
  3. To initiate and organize collective bargaining impasse actions such as but not limited to publicity campaigns, letter writing, bannering and picketing.
Member
Role
Term Ends
Berg, Tamara
Board Member
Office
Charles, Ruth
  Spring 2016
Clipsham, Patrick
  Spring 2016
Debnath, Joyati
  Spring 2016
Downs, Darrell
WFA President
Office
Hyle, Matthew
WFA Negotiate
Office
Hyman, Colette
  Spring 2016
Klinker, Mary Jo
  Spring 2016
Larson, Kendall
Co-Chair of GRC
Office
Lee, Fredrick
  Spring 2016
Ng, William
Board Member
Office

Membership: Permanent
Each department that offers one or more Advanced Licensure Programs shall put forward one designated voting representative for each of its programs on the committee. Faculty Senate will make all appointments of faculty to serve on APA.

Charge

  1. The APA represents the advanced programs within the Professional Education Unit. The APA shall be the unit-wide decision-making body for Advanced Programs and shall conduct the business of this body. APA may, at its discretion, refer matters to the members of individual Advanced Programs for final decision. APA does not have authority over the governance of individual programs.
  2. APA will assume responsibility for coordinating and communicating with graduate education faculty throughout the Professional Education Unit. APA members will select three representatives, one of who will be the chairperson of the APA, to serve on the Dean’s Coordinating Council. The Professional Education Unit may not mandate any issues or concerns pertaining to the Advanced Programs without the approval of the Advanced Program Assembly. Should a decision by APA be in conflict with the IFO contract, the contract will take precedence.

Membership: Permanent
9 members with a preference for one from each college plus non-teaching; a maximum of three members from any one department. Chair would receive three credits of release time each semester, Fall and Spring.

Charge

  1. To plan and execute campus-wide events that serve the mission of the ADP, to connect students and campus with the political processes of democracy.
Member
Term Ends
Alzate, Elissa
Spring 2016
Lindaman, Kara
Spring 2016
Narvaez, Rafael
Spring 2016
Schul, James
Spring 2016

Membership: Permanent
The NCAA Faculty Athletic Representative will be a voting ex officio member. Three other faculty, preferably from separate colleges.

Charge

  1. To review reports produced by the Athletics Department relate to NCAA and the University’s Division 2 Athletic Mission Statement.
  2. To provide a forum for issues and questions both from other teaching faculty to the Athletic Department and issues and questions that the faculty in the Athletic Department have with other teaching faculty’s relationship to athletics.
Member
Role
Term Ends
Hansen, Kent
  Spring 2016
Johanson, John
  Spring 2016
Kraemer, Ellanora
  Spring 2016
Stejskal, Joanne
NCAA Rep.
Office

Membership: Permanent
Unspecified number of faculty positions.

Charge

  1. To make recommendations to the Faculty Association Senate concerning the operations of the campus bookstore.
  2. To serve as a forum or conduit for comments and questions that faculty wish to communicate to the bookstore staff and the bookstore staff members wish to communicate to the faculty.
Member
Term Ends
Casselman, Robert
Spring 2016
Karr, Trisha
Spring 2016

Membership: Permanent
8 faculty positions available (1 per college, 1 non-teaching, WSU-FA President and Vice President)

Charge

  1. To review university budgets and priorities, report to Senate its analyses of these issues and priorities and recommend positions the Senate may wish to take regarding the allocation of the university’s budget resources