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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:

  • 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 ...
  • Faculty Senate Minutes 3-2-11 ROGER WILLIAMS UNIVERSITY FACULTY SENATE DRAFT – MINUTES   March 2, 2011  Meeting Called to order at 2:05 p.m. Faculty and Staff Dining Room – 1st Floor Commons   Attendance: Peter Alfieri, Susan Bosco, Robert Dermody, Kelly Donnell,Kathleen Dunn, Gail Fenske, Diane Harvey, France Hunter, Anthony Hollingsworth, Hasan-Uddin ...
  • Faculty Senate Minutes 3-2-11 ROGER WILLIAMS UNIVERSITY FACULTY SENATE DRAFT – MINUTES   March 2, 2011  Meeting Called to order at 2:05 p.m. Faculty and Staff Dining Room – 1st Floor Commons   Attendance: Peter Alfieri, Susan Bosco, Robert Dermody, Kelly Donnell,Kathleen Dunn, Gail Fenske, Diane Harvey, France Hunter, Anthony Hollingsworth, Hasan-Uddin ...
  • Senate University Life Committee Graduate Student Survey Results 3_11   University Life Committee Graduate Student Culture: Survey Results and Motions   During the 2009-2010 academic year, the University Life Committee was charged with investigating graduate student culture on campus. As part of this charge, the committee developed an online survey to be administered ...
  • Senate University Life Committee Minutes 2_23_11 Faculty Senate University Life Committee Minutes February 23, 2011 Present: Roberts, Joseph (Senator, FCAS-Social Science, Chair) Celik, Bilge (SECCM) Hawkes, Catherine (FCAS-Humanities) Nester, Nancy (Senator-at large, FCAS-Humanities) Thomas, Charles (SECCM) Webb, Paul (Senator-at large, FCAS-MNS) Yonan, Scott (Student Affairs) New Business: Alcohol Issues on Campus Discussion of site visit of Brandon Busteed ...
  • Senate Executive Committee Minutes 2_16_11 Executive Committee Minutes of February 16, 2011 Discussion about the list of faculty names for the Board Committees President Bosco said that she was looking for volunteers from the Faculty Senate to run the election. There will be three Board committees to each ...
  • Senate Academic Standards and Policies Committee Minutes 2_23_11 Roger Williams University Faculty Senate Academic Standards and Policies Subcommittee Minutes: February 23, 2011 Present:  Louis Procaccini, Cliff Timpson, John Madritch, Mary Wu, Kathleen Dunn, Robert Dermody (chair) Note: other committee members participated electronically by contributing comments and suggestions via email…Matthew Gregg, Jennifer Stevens, ...
  • Senate Admissions and Enrollment Committee Minutes 2_14_11 Roger Williams University Admissions and Enrollment Committee Minutes February 14, 2011   Present:   Sue McMullen (Library) Scott Rutherford (MNS), Tucker Wright (JS), Kelly Donnell (SED)     The meeting began at 1:00 p.m. in GHH 107.     Continued Business     The committee is waiting to hear about the status of faculty ...
  • Senate Curriculum Committee Minutes 2_16_11 Minutes of the Faculty Senate Curriculum Committee February 16, 2011     Committee members present:  Nancy Breen, Anthony Hollingsworth (chair), Hasan Khan, Mark Sawoski, John Schlinke, Louis Swiczewicz, Minoo Tehrani, Dan Vilenski (ex officio) Absent: Chris Menton, Jason Patch, Anthony Ruocco Visitors:  Rogers O’Neill, Interim Registrar ...
  • Faculty Senate Minutes 2-9-11 Final ROGER WILLIAMS UNIVERSITY FACULTY SENATE Minutes   February 9, 2011  Library Board Room Meeting Called to Order at 2:10 p.m.     Attendance: Peter Alfieri, Dorisa Boggs, Susan Bosco, Jim Brunnhoeffer, Robert Dermody, Kathleen Dunn, Gail Fenske, Diane Harvey, France Hunter, Anthony Hollingsworth, Hasan-Uddin Khan, John Madritch, David ...