In observance of our governing documents, the Nominating Committee has identified two candidates for Vice-Chair and two candidates for Secretary-treasurer of the Faculty Council.
The candidates for Vice Chair are: J. Robb Dixon (QST) and D. Lynn O’Brien Hallstein (CGS). The candidates for Secretary-treasurer are: Janelle Heineke (QST) and Hee-Young Park (MED).
Current members of the Faculty Assembly are eligible to vote.
The Faculty Assembly will convene on Monday, November 10, 2014, 3:00-5:00 p.m. in the Tsai Auditorium, with a reception to follow. Faculty on the Medical Campus may participate via video conference in the Dean’s Conference Room.
President Brown will preside over the meeting.
The topics scheduled for discussion include: faculty salaries, the task force on general education, the data science hiring initiative, the University diversity statement, and Faculty Council committee initiatives. The formal agenda will be sent to you before the meeting.
The Faculty Assembly is an opportunity for a dialogue about the academic life of the University. Please mark your calendars and join the discussion on November 10.
Dr. Steve Brady
Chair, Faculty Council
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Boston University School of Medicine
The Faculty Council elected the following people to serve on the CFA Dean Search Advisory Committee via online ballot:
Department of Film and TV
College of Communication
J. Robb Dixon
Department of Operations and Management
School of Management
At its regular meeting yesterday, the Faculty Council elected the following people to serve on the Committee:
College of Fine Arts
Martin Luther King, Jr. Professor of Ethical Leadership
School of Theology
The 2014-2105 meeting calendar for the Faculty Assembly meetings, Faculty Council meetings, and Executive Committee meetings is available here.
The Credentials and By-laws Committee of the Faculty Council proposes a change to By-laws of the Faculty Assembly and Faculty Council.
This information was emailed to the Faculty Council on April 11, 2014.
It is also available here.
The Faculty Council will convene on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 in the Kenmore Conference Room, 1 Silber Way, Room 916, from 3:30-5:00 p.m. to vote on this proposed change.
The Nominating Committee is mandated by the Constitution of the Faculty Assembly. The committee consists of five current Faculty Assembly members. It is charged with recruiting and recommending candidates for Vice-chair, Secretary-treasurer, and for chairs and members of the Standing Committees of the Faculty Council.
The Faculty Assembly elected the 2014-2016 Nominating Committee in spring 2014 via online ballot.
There was an error in the ballot that was sent to you on Monday, March 24, 2014 to vote for the Nominating Committee for the 2014-2016 term.
A new poll will be launched shortly. You will receive a link to the corrected ballot via broadcast email and it will be posted on this site as well.
The agenda for the Faculty Assembly Spring 2014 meeting on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at the Tsai Auditorium at 3:00 p.m. is available here.
The Faculty Council is accepting nominations for the 2014 John S. Perkins Award for Distinguished Service.
Click here for more information.
Nominations and letters of support are due on Friday, February 28, 2014.