Minutes of Faculty Development Committee
November 8, 2000
Meeting called to order at 2:21 p.m.

Present: Tollefson, Achenreiner, Frye, Smith, Grunwald, McGaff, Cerbin, Rajagopal, Johnson, Piehl, Hampton, Scherwitz

M/S/P to approve minutes from 11/1/00 meeting with one correction- comments regarding proposals will not be included in minutes from now on but will be available to committee members separately.

Updated budgets for  proposals (including Stephen proposal) were distributed as well as a memo from Interim Dean, Garth Tymeson explaining why the proposal from Stephen was submitted to committee late.

The Stephen proposal was discussed.

The committee conducted interviews with proposers Provencher, Wang, Elfessi/Reineke, Vogt, MaCannon/Dougherty/Martin.

Committee members are to pick up UTLG proposals in Provost's office.

A letter of support for Miller/Taylor proposal was distributed.

The committee will have more interviews for 11/15/00 meeting.

Meeting was adjourned at 3:48 p.m.

Respectfully submitted,
Christopher Frye