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.

Academic Policies & Standards (CAPS) expanding section

Academic Policies and Standards Committee (CAPS) meets the Wednesday before classes start each semester (Fall and Spring) in GMH 325. During the Fall and Spring semesters CAPS meets on selected by the committee Friday's from 2:15 - 3:30 pm in GMH 325.

2021-2022 Membership

Matthew Chedister, Chair
Fish Katherine
Niti Mishra
Jessica Peterson
Samuel Schmidt
Gah Ming Tsang Stivers
Kelly Sultzbach
Sherwin Toribio, Recorder
Cody Vaughn

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 Academic Policies & Standards Committee.

Graduate Council expanding section

The Graduate Council meets on 1st/3rd Friday’s of each month during the Fall and Spring semesters, from 10:00 – 11:00 pm in GMH 325

2021-2022 Membership

Thomas Almonroeder, Chair
Pamela Cipkowski
Robert Dixon
Thomas Greiner
Ye Han
Todd Osmundson, Recorder
Kasilingam Periyasamy
William Schwan
Paul Schweiger
Heather Linville, GCC Chair
Andrew Leydet, Grad Student Member
Colin McAllister, Grad Student 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 Graduate Council Committee.

Budget Review expanding section

2021-2022 Membership

Michael Abler
Robert Allen
Becki Elkins Nesheim
Ronda Leahy
Kelly Nowicki-Vanrooyen
Chia Chen Yu
Megann Roszak, Grad Student Member

Committee Documents

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

Instructional Academic Staff (IAS) expanding section

2021-2022 Membership

Sue Anglehart, Chair
Roghaieh Ghodsian
Kristin Greany
Sara Heaser
Valerie Krage
Laurie Miller
Brett Townsend
Katie Wagoner, Recorder
Heather Walder

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 Instructional Academic Staff Committee.

Promotion, Tenure & Salary (PTS) expanding section

2021-2022 Membership

David Anderson
Barbara Bennie
Nabamita Dutta
Nicole Gullekson
Eric Hiris, Chair
Jocelyn Newton
Robert Ragan
Keely Rees
Lei Zhang

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 Promotion, Tenure & Salary Committee.

Consultative Layoff Committee (CLC) expanding section

2021-2022 Membership

David Anderson
Colin Belby
David Hart
Adam Hoffer
Thomas Greiner
Seth King, Chair
William Maas
Dawn Rouse
Casey Tobin, Recorder

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 Consultative Layoff Committee.

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