The following standing committees and their bylaws are created by action of the senate to support its work.

Please refer to the Faculty Senate Policies and Articles and Bylaws for further information regarding the senate and faculty committees.

Meeting Minutes

Meeting minutes are the official record of proceedings and actions taken during committee meetings. Please follow these  guidelines for taking meeting minutes for faculty senate meetings.  Questions can be directed to the Faculty Senate office at senate@uwlax.edu.

Faculty Development (FDC) expanding section

Faculty Development Committee (FDC) meets on Wednesday’s normally only during the Fall semester, from 2:15 – 3:15 pm in GMH 327. 

2022-2023 Membership

Michael Current
Uzay Damali
Katherine Kortenkamp
Valerie Krage
Christopher McCracken
Dipankar Mitra
Recep Pekdemir
Daniel Sambu
Tanvi Thakkar

Charge Letter

Meeting Minutes

Committee Documents

Click here for previous academic year committee membership, meeting minutes, charge letters, final reports and committee documents for the Faculty Development Committee.

Research & Grants expanding section

2022-2023 Membership

Wendi Bellar
Lema Kabashi
Lisa Kruse
Megan Leach
Rikki Sierra Rooney
Christine Schwartz
Sujat Sen
Rachyl Stephenson
Jaclyn Wisinski

Chandra Hawkins, Ex-Officio member

Charge Letter

Meeting Minutes

Committee Documents

Click here for previous academic year committee membership, meeting minutes, charge letters, final reports and committee documents for the Research & Grants Committee.

Scholarships & Awards expanding section

2022-2023 Membership

Bianca Basten
Jacob Caldwell
Anders Cedergren
Nam Yun Kil
Bryan Kopp
Liu Shiang
Heidi Masters
Jennifer Taylor
Sheryl Tuttle Ross

Charge Letter

Meeting Minutes

Committee Documents

Click here for previous academic year committee membership, meeting minutes, charge letters, final reports and committee documents for the Scholarships & Awards Committee.

Undergraduate Research expanding section

2022-2023 Membership

Keith Beyer
Wen-Chiang Chen
Yvonne Collyar
Kristina LaPlant
Tesia Marshik
William Ross
Chad Vidden 
Robert Wilkie
Alder Yu

Nick Bakken, Ex-Officio

Charge Letter

Meeting Minutes

Committee Documents

Click here for previous academic year committee membership, meeting minutes, charge letters, final reports and committee documents for the Undergraduate Research Committee.

If you require further information, email the faculty senate office
at senate@uwlax.edu or call 608-785-8018.