Faculty Welfare Committee
A. To evaluate all full-time and adjunct faculty members on a regular basis.
B. To make recommendations to the president of the college in the area of salary, promotion, tenure, and sabbatical leave.
C. To make recommendations to the faculty-as-a-whole in the areas of fringe benefits, insurance programs, and professional meeting allowance.
D. To advise the dean of the college, when needed, on issues related to faculty staffing.
The chair is elected from among tenured members of the committee and will receive administrative support from the Academic Affairs office over a two-year term.
Chair, Faculty Welfare Committee and Business and Education Division Chair
Deborah Bracke, associate professor of education; current term expires 2019-2020.
Fine and Performing Arts Division Chair
John S. Pfautz, professor of music; current term expires 2019-2020
History, Philosophy, and Religion Division Chair
Douglas Parvin, associate professor of philosophy; current term expires 2017-18.
Language and Literature Division Chair
Joe McDowell, professor of English; current term expires 2018-19
Natural Sciences Division Chair
Mike Wolf, professor of geology, Fritiof Fryxell Chair of Geology, director of Fryxell Geology Museum; current term expires 2018-19
Social Sciences Division Chair
Mariano Magalhães, professor of political science; current term expires 2017-18
Provost and Dean of the College
Wendy Hilton-Morrow; permanent member
For more information, faculty may contact their division chair or Deb Bracke, chair of the Faculty Welfare Committee.