Faculty Senate
Georgia Southern University

Faculty Welfare Committee 2020-2021

Responsibilities: Bylaws, SECTION 27. The responsibilities of the FACULTY WELFARE COMMITTEE shall be as follows:
a. conduct an on-going study of campus, University System of Georgia, state and national policies affecting faculty benefits and working conditions;
b. solicit suggestions and concerns related to faculty welfare from individual faculty members and groups of faculty;
c. monitor existing evaluation procedures, instruments, validity, collections and distribution of data;
d. address other specific questions in this area that may be requested by the Senate Executive Committee; and
e. report to the librarian, the Senate Executive Committee, and the Senate as described in Article IV, Section 3.

Membership: SECTION 28. Voting membership of the Faculty Welfare Committee shall be composed of senators or alternates representing each college and the libraries appointed in light of apportionment by the Senate Executive Committee and faculty members elected by and representing each college and the libraries, one per unit. Non-voting membership shall be composed of the provost and vice president for academic affairs, or his/her delegate, who shall vote in the case of a tie among voting members of the committee.

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Voting Members (Appointed by the Senate Executive Committee)
College Name Membership Status Term ending Campus
PAULSON COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & COMPUTING Voting Member (SEC Appointed)
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND HUMANITIES Leticia McGrath Voting Member (SEC Appointed) 2022 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES (CBSS) P. Cary Christian Voting Member (SEC Appointed) 2022 Statesboro
PARKER COLLEGE OF BUSINESS (COB) Mark Hanna Voting Member (SEC Appointed) 2022 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (COE) Linda Ann McCall Voting Member (SEC Appointed) 2021 Armstrong
COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS (COSM) Voting Member (SEC Appointed)
UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES Voting Member (SEC Appointed)
JIANN-PING HSU COLLEGE OF PUBLIC HEALTH (JPH COPH) Samuel Opoku Voting Member (SEC Appointed) 2022 Statesboro
WATERS COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS (WCHP) Ellen Hamilton Voting Member (SEC Appointed) 2022 Statesboro
Voting Members (Elected)
College Name Membership Status Term ending Campus
PAULSON COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & COMPUTING Lei Chen Voting Members (Elected) 2022 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND HUMANITIES (CAH) Laura Valeri Voting Members (Elected) 2021 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES (CBSS) Candice Bodkin Voting Members (Elected) 2022 Statesboro
PARKER COLLEGE OF BUSINESS (COB) John Barkoulas Voting Members (Elected) 2021 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (COE) Dawn Tysinger Voting Members (Elected) 2022 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS (COSM) Voting Members (Elected) 2022
UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES Rebecca Hunnicutt Voting Members (Elected) 2021 Statesboro
JIANN-PING HSU COLLEGE OF PUBLIC HEALTH (JPH COPH) Jeff Jones Voting Members (Elected) 2021 Statesboro
WATERS COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS (WCHP) Susan Hendrix Voting Members (Elected) 2021 Statesboro
Non-Voting Members
Diana Cone Associate Provost Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, or his/her delegate: Statesboro

Last updated: 8/4/2020

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