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Faculty Senate

The Faculty Senate meets on the first Wednesday of the month during the academic year. Agenda for these meetings are posted below.  The Faculty Senate does not meet in the summer. Questions may directed to the executive committee.

2017-2018 Faculty Senate

President:Susan Bosco
Vice President of Academic Affairs: Renée Soto
Vice President of University Matters: Dave Moskowitz


Senators Div/School Term Expires
Al Cutting SHAE:Hum 7/19
Beth Duffy SAHP 7/18
Robert Engvall SJS 7/19
Michael Hall SJS 7/18
Tony Hollingsworth At Large 7/18
Barbara Kenney Library 7/19
Alexander Knights GSB 7/19
Marybeth MacPhee SSNS: SS 7/19
Elliot McKinley SHAE: Arts 7/19
Michael Melton GSB 7/18
Roxanne O’Connell/

Autumn Quezada Grant

SHAE: Hum 7/18
Jennifer Pearce SSNS: MNS 7/19
Joseph Roberts SSNS: SS 7/19
Mark Sawoski At-Large 7/19
Ferd Schroth GSB 7/18
Dennis Rebelo SCS 7/18
Tom Sorger SSNS: MNS 7/19
June Speakman SSNS: SS 7/18
Jennifer Stevens SHAE: Hum 7/19
Charles Thangaraj SECCM 7/19
Mel Topf SHAE: Hum 7/19
Adria Updike At-large 7/19
Annie Winfield

Laura D’Amore

SHAE: Edu

SHAE:Hum

7/18

7/19

Recent Posts:

  • University Life Committee Minutes 4_13_11 University Life Committee Minutes 4/13/11 Present: Roberts, Joseph (Senator, FCAS-Social Science, Chair) Celik, B. Gokhan (SECCM) Coon, Julie (SJS) Gleason, Thomas (Student Senate President) Hawkes, Catherine (FCAS-Humanities) Nester, Nancy (Senator-at large, FCAS-Humanities) Ozer, Koray (FCAS-Math) Rossi, Lauren (FCAS-MNS) Thomas, Charles (SECCM) Webb, Paul (Senator, FCAS-MNS) Yonan, Scott (Student Affairs) Guests: Katherine McMahon (Dean of Students), ...
  • Faculty Senate Steering Committee Constitutional Changes May_2011 ROGER WILLIAMS UNIVERSITY FACULTY SENATE CONSTITUTION revisions proposed May, 2011   ARTICLE I. PURPOSE We, the Faculty, Administration, and Board of Trustees of Roger Williams University, cognizant of recognizing the necessity for strong faculty participation in the ongoing process of enhancing the educational environment of ...
  • Diversity Committee Minutes 4_29_11 interoffice MEMORANDUM To: The Faculty Senate From: Michael R. H. Swanson, Ph. D, Chair, Diversity Committee Date: May 3, 2011 Subject: Members of the Diversity Committee met with Ande Diaz and Olivia Worden to discus recruitment for the National Coalition Building Institute Faculty Development Workshop on Friday, May ...
  • Academic Standards & Policies Committee Minutes 4_26_11 Roger Williams University Faculty Senate Academic Standards and Policies Subcommittee Minutes: April 26, 2011  at  2:00PM Location: ARCH 239A    Present:  Kathleen Dunn, Matthew Gregg, Cliff Timpson, Jennifer Stevens, Mary Wu, Robert Dermody (chair) Participated Electronically: Jacquline Cottle, John Madritch, Lou Procaccini, AGENDA Academic Integrity Policy – ...
  • Academic Standards & Policies Committee Minutes 4_12_11 Roger Williams University Faculty Senate Academic Standards and Policies Subcommittee Minutes: April 12, 2011  at  2:00PM Location: ARCH 239A   Present:  Kathleen Dunn, John Madritch, Cliff Timpson, Jennifer Stevens, Robert Dermody (chair) Attending next meeting: Mary Wu, Lou Procaccini, Jacquline Cottle, Matthew Gregg   AGENDA Academic Integrity Policy ...
  • Admissions and Enrollment Committee Minutes 5_2_11 Roger Williams University Admissions and Enrollment Committee Minutes Monday, May 2, 2011   Attending:   Sue McMullen (Library) (MNS), Min Zhou (FCAS), Josh Stein (FCAS), Tucker Wright (JS), Rupayan Gupta (BUS), Kelly Donnell (SED)     The meeting was conducted by email.   Old Business   We have not heard from Don ...
  • Faculty Development Committee Minutes 5_2_11 Faculty Development Committee Meeting Minutes – April 13, 2011; sundry emails The Meeting Itself: Time and Location:  4:15 – 4:55 pm in GHH G07 Attendance: Cliff Murphy (chair), Gary Shore, Barbara Kenney Agenda: Met to discuss the nominations received for the Excellence in Teaching Award and ...
  • Faculty Development Committee Minutes 5_2_11 Faculty Development Committee Meeting Minutes – April 13, 2011; sundry emails The Meeting Itself: Time and Location:  4:15 – 4:55 pm in GHH G07 Attendance: Cliff Murphy (chair), Gary Shore, Barbara Kenney Agenda: Met to discuss the nominations received for the Excellence in Teaching Award and ...
  • Faculty Development Committee Minutes 3_23_11 Faculty Development Committee Meeting Minutes – March 23, 2011   Time and Location:  4:15 – 5:20 pm in GHH G07 Attendance: Cliff Murphy (chair), Gary Shore, Li-Ling Yang, Gail Fenske, Barbara Kenney Agenda: Discussion of the Adjunct Report as prepared by June Speakman – any comments, ...
  • Faculty Development Committee Minutes 3_23_11 Faculty Development Committee Meeting Minutes – March 23, 2011   Time and Location:  4:15 – 5:20 pm in GHH G07 Attendance: Cliff Murphy (chair), Gary Shore, Li-Ling Yang, Gail Fenske, Barbara Kenney Agenda: Discussion of the Adjunct Report as prepared by June Speakman – any comments, ...