Faculty Senate
Georgia Southern University

Undergraduate Committee 2019-2020

Responsibilities: Bylaws, SECTION 9. The responsibilities of the UNDERGRADUATE COMMITTEE shall be as follows:
a. recommend to the Faculty Senate policy and procedures concerning undergraduate programs and curricula;
review and approve all changes in undergraduate courses, major and minor programs, emphases,
concentrations, and degrees; and maintain continuous review of all undergraduate academic programs;
b. address other specific questions in this area that may be requested by the Senate Executive Committee; and
c. report to the librarian, the Senate Executive Committee, and the Senate as described in Article IV, Sections 3
and 11.
SECTION 10. Voting membership of the Undergraduate Committee shall be composed of senators or senate
alternates representing each college and the libraries, one per unit, appointed by the Senate Executive Committee
and one elected faculty member per unit representing each college and the libraries and two elected faculty
alternates per unit. An alternate for a unit may substitute for the elected faculty member of that unit or the Senate
Executive Committee appointee of that unit at meetings. 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 the
voting members of the committee, the Student Government Association president or Student Government
Association vice president of academic affairs, and a representative from the Office of Institutional Effectiveness.
SECTION 11. The chair of the Undergraduate Committee shall present the minutes to the Senate as a regular
agenda item. Motions approved by the Senate shall be forwarded on to the president or other appropriate party
for final disposition.
Membership: Bylaws, SECTION 10. Voting membership of the Undergraduate Committee shall be composed of senators or senate
alternates representing each college and the libraries, one per unit, appointed by the Senate Executive Committee
and one elected faculty member per unit representing each college and the libraries and two elected faculty
alternates per unit. An alternate for a unit may substitute for the elected faculty member of that unit or the Senate
Executive Committee appointee of that unit at meetings. 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 the
voting members of the committee, the Student Government Association president or Student Government
Association vice president of academic affairs, and a representative from the Office of Institutional Effectiveness.
SECTION 11. The chair of the Undergraduate Committee shall present the minutes to the Senate as a regular
agenda item. Motions approved by the Senate shall be forwarded on to the president or other appropriate party
for final disposition.

 

Voting Members (Appointed by the Senate Executive Committee)
College Name Membership Status Term ending Campus
ALLEN E. PAULSON COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & COMPUTING (CEC) Anoop Desai Voting member (Senator) 2020 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND HUMANITIES (CAH) Chris Cartright Voting member (Senator) 2020 Armstrong
COLLEGE OF BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES (CBSS) Voting member (Senator)
PARKER COLLEGE OF BUSINESS (COB) Voting member (Senator)
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (COE) Voting member (Senator)
COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS (COSM) Donna Mullenax Voting member (Senator) 2020 Armstrong
HENDERSON LIBRARY (HLIB) Voting member (Senator)
JIANN-PING HSU COLLEGE OF PUBLIC HEALTH (JPHCOPH) Voting member (Senator)
DON AND CINDY WATERS COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS (WCHP) Voting member (Senator)
Voting Members (Elected)
College Name Membership Status Term ending Campus
ALLEN E. PAULSON COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & COMPUTING (CEC) Felix Hamza-Lup Voting member (Elected) 2020 Armstrong
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND HUMANITIES (CAH) Maria Adamos Voting member (Elected) 2020 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES (CBSS) Laurie Gould Voting member (Elected) 2020 Statesboro
PARKER COLLEGE OF BUSINESS (COB) Jun Liu Voting member (Elected) 2020 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (COE) Lina Soares Voting member (Elected) 2020 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS (COSM) Amy Potter Schmutz Voting member (Elected) 2020 Armstrong
HENDERSON LIBRARY (HLIB) Autumn Johnson Voting member (Elected) 2021 Statesboro
JIANN-PING HSU COLLEGE OF PUBLIC HEALTH (JPHCOPH) Joanne Chopak-Foss Voting member (Elected) 2021 Statesboro
DON AND CINDY WATERS COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS (WCHP) Chris Barnhill Voting member (Elected) 2021 Statesboro
Alternates
College Name Membership Status Term ending Campus
ALLEN E. PAULSON COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & COMPUTING (CEC) Prahash Bhoi Alternate 2020 Statesboro
ALLEN E. PAULSON COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & COMPUTING (CEC) Junghun Choi Alternate 2020 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND HUMANITIES (CAH) Melissa Gayan Alternate 2020 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND HUMANITIES (CAH) Leticia McGrath Alternate 2020 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES (CBSS) Alternate
COLLEGE OF BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES (CBSS) Alternate
PARKER COLLEGE OF BUSINESS (COB) Yoon Kim Alternate 2020 Statesboro
PARKER COLLEGE OF BUSINESS (COB) Richard McGrath Alternate 2020 Armstrong
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (COE) Karin Fisher Alternate 2020 Statesboro
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (COE) Alternate
COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS (COSM) Sara Gremillion Alternate 2020 Armstrong
COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS (COSM) Michele McGibony Alternate 2020 Statesboro
HENDERSON LIBRARY (HLIB) Vivian Bynoe Alternate 2020 Armstrong
LANE LIBRARY (LLIB) Rebecca Hunnicutt Alternate 2020 Statesboro
JIANN-PING HSU COLLEGE OF PUBLIC HEALTH (JPHCOPH) Jamie Cromley Alternate 2020 Statesboro
JIANN-PING HSU COLLEGE OF PUBLIC HEALTH (JPHCOPH) Xinyan (Abby) Zhang Alternate 2020 Statesboro
DON AND CINDY WATERS COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS (WCHP) Joelle Romanchik-Cerpovicz Alternate 2020 Statesboro
DON AND CINDY WATERS COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS (WCHP) Alternate
Non-Voting Members
Griffith, Candace, Assistant Provost Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, or his/her delegate: Statesboro
Student Government Association Representative: Statesboro/Armstrong

 

Last updated: 5/17/2019

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