Teaching Council

Responsibilities

The Teaching Council shall work to promote excellence in teaching among the faculty. More specifically, the council shall (a) develop a systematic program of faculty development and enrichment, (b) evaluate and recommend the awarding of faculty development grants, (c) organize programs and develop policies aimed at improving teaching, (d) develop programs to help new faculty members adjust to university teaching, (e) develop policies and programs aimed at fostering academic integrity, (f) review and recommend changes in the evaluation of faculty teaching, and (g) develop a special collection of materials aimed at improving teaching in higher education.

Membership

Membership consists of five faculty elected by the Faculty Assembly serving three-year terms and two students designated by the Student Government Association serving one-year terms.

Term: Three-year (faculty), and one-year (student)

Chair: Elected by membership

Membership as of Fall 2019 Expiration of Term
Dr. Rosemary Briseno, Languages and Literature – Chair

Dr. Lisa Sousa, Education

Dr. Karrin Ford, Fine Arts and Communication

Dr. Mary-Elizabeth Thompson, Fine Arts and Communication

Dr. Alicia Trotman, Behavioral and Social Sciences

Vacant, Student Representative

Vacant, Student Representative

9/30/2020

9/30/2022

9/30/2022

9/30/2022

9/30/2021

9/30/2021

9/30/2021