Faculty Committees

University Libraries endorses the following committees for the governance of matters pertaining to its faculty.

Faculty Advisory Council (FAC) – Faculty consultation on matters of planning, policy, and other items of general interest.

Committee on Appointment Promotion and Tenure (AP&T) – Criteria and practices surrounding promotion, tenure, and faculty review.

Faculty Review Board (FRB) – Ombudsmanship for members of the faculty who have been unable to resolve specific problems through the normal administrative channels.

Faculty Hearing Committee – Hearing of complaints filed against regular, regular clinical, and auxiliary faculty members.

Committee on Faculty Benefits, Responsibilities, and Research (CFBRR) – Promotes research activities and projects by library faculty, recommends distribution of travel and research funds within the Libraries, and, when requested, advises those engaged in research.

Teaching, Learning, & Curriculum Committee – Serves as the curriculum review body for credit courses offered through the Libraries, coordinates the Peer Evaluation of Teaching process for tenure-track faculty and the Libraries teaching awards.