Faculty Senate
Georgia Southern University

Senate Elections Committee 2019-2020

Responsibilities: Bylaws, SECTION 2. The Elections Committee shall be chaired by the Senate librarian. All other standing committees (the Graduate, Undergraduate, Academic Standards, Faculty Welfare, Faculty Development, Research, Service, Libraries, General Education and Core Curriculum Committees) are chaired by a voting member elected by the voting members of the committee for a renewable one-year term. Ad-hoc committee chairs shall be appointed by the Senate Executive Committee.

Bylaws, SECTION 19. The responsibilities of the ELECTIONS COMMITTEE shall be as follows:
a.coordinate the election of faculty to the Senate according to the procedures set forth in the University Statutes;
b.coordinate any other Senate elections as directed by the Senate Executive Committee;
c.address other specific questions in this area that may be requested by the Senate Executive Committee;
d.report to the Senate Executive Committee and the Senate as described in Article IV, Section 3;
e. work with the President’s Office to coordinate elections to university committees with Faculty Senate elections. Monitor elections to university committees, including the Faculty Grievance Committee when requested by the president;
f. conduct apportionment calculations annually in January using the full-time faculty count available from the provost. The committee will report their findings to the Senate Executive Committee, which will notify the election committees of the individual units regarding those findings and how many seats they have open for election; and
g. complete elections and report election results to the Senate Executive Committee by April 1 of each year.

Membership: BylawsSECTION 20. Voting membership of the Elections Committee shall be composed of one senator appointed 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 secretary of the Senate, who shall vote in the case of a tie among the voting members of the committee. The committee shall be chaired by the Senate librarian.

 

College Name Membership Status Term ending Campus
Voting member (Senator)
College of Arts and Humanities (CAH) Jorge Suazo Voting member-SEC Appointed 2020 Statesboro
Voting members (Elected)
ALLEN E. PAULSON COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & COMPUTING (CEC) Marcel Maghiar Voting member (Elected) 2020 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND HUMANITIES Kathleen Baldwin Voting member (Elected) 2020 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES (CBSS) Laurie Gould Voting member (Elected) 2020 Statesboro
PARKER COLLEGE OF BUSINESS (COB) Steve Moss Voting member (Elected) 2020 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (COE) Aslihan Unal Voting member (Elected) 2020 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS (COSM) Cliff Padgett Voting member (Elected) 2020 Armstrong
LANE LIBRARY (LLIB) Lauren McMillan Voting member (Elected) 2020 Armstrong
JIANN-PING HSU COLLEGE OF PUBLIC HEALTH (JPHCOPH) Marina Eremeeva Voting member (Elected) 2021 Statesboro
DON AND CINDY WATERS COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS (WCHP) Christina Gipson Voting member (Elected) 2020 Statesboro
Non-Voting Members
Carol Jamison Senate Secretary 2020 Armstrong
Michelle Haberland Senate Librarian/Chair 2020 Statesboro

 

Last updated: 5/17/2019

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