Minutes of the Instructional Academic Staff Committee
Friday, December 1, 2006
1:00 Room 116 Cowley Hall
Present: Sue Anglehart, Michael Durnin, Barbara Gander, Kerrie Hoar, Glenn Knowles, Sandy Koster, Jodi Vandenberg-Daves
Absent: Peggy Denton, Don Socha
- M/S/A (7,0,0) to accept the minutes of November 17
ü The window of opportunity for re-titling for the 06-07 year has passed.
ü Issues regarding how Professional Grants for Academic Staff are awarded will be resolved before the deadline for new proposals in the spring.
ü Web site for IAS needs to be stared asap
ü Orientation for new IAS needs to be scheduled – currently none in place. We could use the faculty orientation workshop and then split into 2 groups: faculty and IAS
ü A brown bag lunch will be scheduled for all IAS on campus during the first 2 weeks of Spring semester.
- Language regarding formation of a committee to hear promotion requests needs to be sent to the Senate Executive Committee. A temporary change in the membership will need to be in place the first year of the committee’s existence as there will not be enough senior lecturers on campus to serve.
- Workload discussion. Many examples provided of IAS workloads by departments.
- Next meeting: December 8, 2006 at 1:00 to finalize workload.
Meeting adjourned at 2:10