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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   SHEA: Arts 7/19
Michael Melton   GSB 7/18
Roxanne O’Connell   SHEA: 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
Aimee Shelton   SCS 7/18
Tom Sorger   SSNS: MNS 7/19
June Speakman   SSNS: SS 7/18
Jennifer Stevens   SHEA: Hum 7/19
Charles Thangaraj   SECCM 7/19
Mel Topf   SHEA: Hum 7/19
Adria Updike   At-large 7/19
Annie Winfield   SHEA: Edu 7/18

Recent Posts:

  • 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, ...
  • University Life Report on Graduate Students 3_11 ULC_Grad_Student_Report_Motions 3_11
  • University Life Minutes 3_9_11  University Life Committee Meeting March 9, 2011 Present: Roberts, Joseph (Senator, FCAS-Social Science, Chair) Celik, B. Gokhan (SECCM) Gleason, Thomas (Student Senate President) Hawkes, Catherine (FCAS-Humanities) Nester, Nancy (Senator-at large, FCAS-Humanities) Rossi, Lauren (FCAS-MNS) Thomas, Charles (SECCM) Yonan, Scott (Student Affairs) Old Business: Faculty Place The ULC finalized survey questions and discussed the ...
  • Curriculum Committee Meeting and Addendum 3_23_11 Minutes of the Faculty Senate Curriculum Committee March 23, 2011     Committee members present:  Nancy Breen, Anthony Hollingsworth (chair), Hasan Khan, Chris Menton, Jason Patch, Mark Sawoski, John Schlinke, Minoo Tehrani, Rogers O’Neill (ex officio) Absent: Anthony Ruocco, Louis Swiczewicz Visitors:  Joan Romano, Asst. to ...
  • Curriculum Committee Meeting and Addendum 3_23_11 Minutes of the Faculty Senate Curriculum Committee March 23, 2011     Committee members present:  Nancy Breen, Anthony Hollingsworth (chair), Hasan Khan, Chris Menton, Jason Patch, Mark Sawoski, John Schlinke, Minoo Tehrani, Rogers O’Neill (ex officio) Absent: Anthony Ruocco, Louis Swiczewicz Visitors:  Joan Romano, Asst. to ...
  • Executive Committee Minutes 3_8_11 Executive Committee Meeting March 8, 2011 MINUTES The meeting began at 4 p.m. Attendees: President Champagne, Provost deAbruna, President Bosco, 1st Vice President Alfieri, 2nd Vice President Moskowitz President Bosco informed President Champagne and Provost de Abruna that: Election for Board Liaisons will commence after Spring ...