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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.

2016-2017 Faculty Senate

President: June Speakman
1st Vice President: Chris Menton
2nd Vice President: Renée Soto


Senators Div/School Term Expires
Dorisa Boggs FCAS/HPA 7/18
Michael Emmer SECCM 7/18
Lindsey Gumb Library 7/17
Michael Hall SJS 7/18
Tony Hollingsworth At Large 7/18
Tom Langdon GSB 7/17
Elliot McKinley FCAS/HPA 7/17
Michael Melton GSB 7/18
Chris Menton At Large 7/18
Dave Moskowitz FCAS/SS 7/18
Katrina Norvell SCS 7/18
Roxanne O’Connell FCAS/HPA 7/18
Jennifer Pearce FCAS/MNS 7/17
Joseph Roberts FCAS/SS 7/17
Mark Sawoski FCAS/SS 7/17
Michael Scully FCAS/HPA 7/18
Ferd Schroth GSB 7/18
Roxana Smolowitz FCAS/MNS 7/17
Renee Soto At-large 7/17
June Speakman FCAS/SS 7/18
Minoo Tehrani GSB 7/17
Charles Thangaraj SECCM 7/17
Mel Topf FCAS/HPA 7/17
Adria Updike At-large 7/17
Annie Winfield SED 7/18
 Jeremy Wells  SAAHP  7/18
 Beth Duffy  SAAHP  7/18

Recent Posts:

  • Faculty Senate Minutes 12-1-10 approved ROGER WILLIAMS UNIVERSITY FACULTY SENATE MINUTES   December 1, 2010,  2:00 – 4:30 P.M. Library Board Room     Called to Order at 2:07 p.m. Attendance: Peter Alfieri, , Susan Bosco, Jim Brunnhoeffer, Robert Dermody, Kelly Donnell, Kathleen Dunn, Gail Fenske, Diane Harvey, Anthony Hollingsworth, Hasan-Uddin Khan, Rebecca Leuchak, ...
  • Faculty Senate Admissions and Enrollment Committee Minutes 12_6_10 Roger Williams University Admissions and Enrollment Committee Minutes December 6, 2010   Present:   Sue McMullen (Library) (MNS), Min Zhou (FCAS), Josh Stein (FCAS), Tucker Wright (JS), Kelly Donnell (SED) Guests: Ande Diaz, Don Mays, Reuben Tillman, Mike Swanson   The meeting began at 1:00 p.m. in GHH ...
  • Faculty Senate Faculty Development Committee Minutes 12_15_10   Faculty Development Committee Meeting Minutes – December 15, 2010 Time and Location: 4:15 – 5:00 pm in GHH G07 Attendance: Cliff Murphy (chair), Gary Shore, Li-Ling Yang, June Speakman Agenda:  Provost’s Teaching Colloquium Grant – less than the $7,000.00 allotted for this was ...
  • Faculty Senate University Life Committee Minutes 12_15_11 Roger Williams University University Life Committee Meeting December 15, 2010   Present: Roberts, Joseph (Senator, FCAS-Social Science, Chair) Fobert, John (Libraries) Nester, Nancy (Senator-at large, FCAS-Humanities) Ozer, Koray (FCAS-MNS) Rossi, Lauren (FCAS-MNS) Thomas, Charles (SECCM) Yonan, Scott (Student Affairs) New Business: Alcohol Prevention Coalition Onsite Visit The ULC was invited to ...
  • Faculty Senate Academic Standards and Policies Committee Minutes 2/3/11   Page 1 of 1   Roger Williams University Kathleen Dunn, Cliff Timpson, Robert Dermody (chair) 1. Continued Business – Discussion of Academic Integrity Issues   Faculty Senate Academic Standards and Policies Subcommittee Minutes: February 1, 2011 Present: Meeting called to order at 2:30PM Reviewed and discussed Dean’s ...
  • Faculty Senate Curriculum Committee Minutes 1/31/11  Faculty Senate Curriculum Committee Minutes January, 2011 Minutes of the Faculty Senate Curriculum Committee Committee members contacted: Nancy Breen, Anthony Hollingsworth (chair), Hasan Khan, Chris Menton, Jason Patch, Anthony Ruocco, Mark Sawoski, John Schlinke, Louis Swiczewicz, Minoo Tehrani, Dan Vilenski (ex officio) The ...
  • Executive Committee Minutes 12_13_10 Executive_Committee_Meeting_of_Dec._13,_2010_
  • Faculty Senate Minutes 11-3-10 ROGER WILLIAMS UNIVERSITY FACULTY SENATE MINUTES November 3, 2010, 2:00 – 4:30 P.M. Library Board Room Meeting Called to order : 2:07 p.m. 1. Attendance: Peter Alfieri, Dorisa Boggs, Susan Bosco, Jim Brunnhoeffer, Robert Dermody, Kelly Donnell, Kathleen Dunn, Gail Fenske, Diane Harvey, Anthony Hollingsworth, Hasan-Uddin Khan, John ...
  • Faculty Senate DRAFT Minutes 12/1/2010 ROGER WILLIAMS UNIVERSITY FACULTY SENATE MINUTES   DRAFT   December 1, 2010,  2:00 – 4:30 P.M. Library Board Room     Called to Order at 2:07 p.m. Attendance: Peter Alfieri, , Susan Bosco, Jim Brunnhoeffer, Robert Dermody, Kelly Donnell, Kathleen Dunn, Gail Fenske, Diane Harvey, Anthony Hollingsworth, Hasan-Uddin Khan, Rebecca Leuchak, ...
  • Faculty Development Committee Minutes 11/17/2010 Faculty Development Committee Meeting Minutes – November 17, 2010    Time and Location:  4:15 – 5:35 pm in GHH G07 Attendance: Cliff Murphy (chair), Gary Shore, Li-Ling Yang, June Speakman, Gail Fenske Agenda: Approve minutes of meeting on Sept. 15, Oct 20 Report on Adjunct Hiring Practices Discussion ...