Purpose:  to review and make recommendations to the Faculty Senate regarding the structures, composition and organizational aspects of the Faculty Senate and its committees and the rules under which they operate; to resolve disputes between Senate committees, to recommend clear, transparent, efficient, and effective rules for faculty participation in shared university governance; to consider appeals for cases of alleged violations to the rules; and to recommend and to coordinate revisions and updates to the UWG Faculty Handbook, Statutes, Bylaws, Policies, and Procedures, and any operating protocols the Senate establishes. 

Membership:  four senators; seven faculty, one elected from each of the five colleges (COSM, COSS, COAH, RCOB, COE), the School of Nursing, and the Library; two administrators:  the University General Counsel; and one appointed by the Provost. (Total: 13)

  • Committee Members
    Senate
    • Mindrila, Diana - COE - 2017
    • Welch, Susan (Chair) - Nursing - 2018
    • Williams, Dan - COAH - 2018
    • Velez-Castrillon, Susana - RCOB - 2019
    Faculty
    • Bishop, Mary - Nursing - 2017
    • Cheng, Yun - RCOB - 2018
    • Chestnut, Neal - COSM - 2017
    • Fuentes, Yvonne - COAH - 2018
    • Huff, Chris - Library - 2018
    • Sewell, John - COSS - 2017 
    • Varga, Mary Alice - COE - 2018
    Administration 
    • Overfield, Denise - Academic Affairs  - 2017
    • Simpson, Jane - University General Counsel - 2017