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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:

  • Faculty Development Committee Minutes 9/15/10 Faculty Development Committee Meeting Minutes – September 15, 2010    Time and Location:  4:00 – 5:30 pm in GHH G07 Attendance: Cliff Murphy (chair), Gary Shore, Li-Ling Yang Agenda: 1.)    Welcome Prof. Gail Fenske to serving on the FDC; Prof. McMillan has stepped down in order ...
  • Curriculum Committee Minutes 9/15/10   Minutes of the Faculty Senate Curriculum Committee September 15, 2010     Committee members present:  Nancy Breen, Anthony Hollingsworth (chair), Hasan Khan, Jason Patch, Anthony Ruocco, Mark Sawoski, John Schlinke, Louis Swiczewicz, Minoo Tehrani, Dan Vilenski (ex officio) Visitors:           Laura Niesen de Abruna, Executive ...
  • Academic Standards and Policies Committee Minutes 9/14/10 Roger Williams University Faculty Senate Academic Standards and Policies Subcommittee Minutes: September 14, 2010 Present:  Jennifer Stevens, Cliff Timpson, Matt Gregg, Robert Dermody (chair), Attending next meeting:   Kathleen Dunn, Louis Procaccini, Mary Wu, Jacquline Cottle, John Madritch (Note: due to the difficulty in finding a ...
  • Executive Committee Minutes 9/13/10 Executive Committee Minutes for 9/13/2010 In attendance: President Champagne, Provost DeAbruña, President Bosco, Vice President Alfieri, Vice President Moskowtiz President Ron Champagne Welcomed us and said this is a University because of what the faculty does. No one should leave this school without being ...
  • Curriculum Committee Minutes 8/25/10 Minutes of the Faculty Senate Curriculum Committee August 25, 2010     Committee Members Contacted:  Nancy Breen, Anthony Hollingsworth, Chris Menton, Mark Sawoski, John Schlinke, Louis Swiczewicz, Anthony Ruocco, Minoo Tehrani   The meeting was conducted online   A.  Announcements and Discussion: Assoc. Provost Doug Koritz submitted an initial ...
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  • Diversity Committee Minutes 2009-2010 Diversity Minutes 3-8-10 Diversity Minutes 2-8-10 Diversity Minutes 11-23-09 Diversity Minutes 10-19-09 Diversity Minutes 9-21-09
  • Admissions and Enrollment Committee Minutes 2009-2010 Minutes 2009-2010: Admissions and Enrollment 3-10 Admissions and Enrollment 12-09 Admissions and Enrollment Oct 2009 meeting report Adm_and_Enroll_Sep09
  • Academic Standards Minutes 2009-2010 Minutes 2009-2010: Academic Standards and Policies Minutes 04_26_10 Academic Standards and Policies Minutes 3_8_10 Academic Standards and Policies Minutes 2_22_10 Academic Standards and Policies Minutes 12_09_09. Academic Standards and Policies Minutes 11_11_09. Academic Standards and Policies Minutes 10_14_09. Academic Standards and Policies Minutes 9_16_09