The Faculty Personnel Committee (FPC) consists of 10 tenured Officers of
Instruction who are also voting faculty members. Recommendations on promotion
and tenure at the university level are made by this committee.
Nominees must be tenured officers of instruction. The following are ineligible
for nomination: the president, the provost, vice presidents, vice provosts,
associate or assistant vice provosts and vice presidents, deans, associate
deans or their equivalent. Furthermore, The term of office is two years.
No individual may serve on the FPC during a year when his or her promotion
case will come before the FPC and must resign from the FPC if this happens.
No more than one person from the same department in any School or College
with departments shall serve at the same time on the FPC; no more than
one person from any School or College without Departments may serve at
the same time on the FPC. No person shall serve simultaneously on the Faculty
Advisory Council and the Faculty Personnel Committee.
ELIGIBILITY from CAS: The candidates must be tenured and officers of instruction.
No two persons from the same CAS department may serve on the FPC at the
same time. In addition, department heads are ineligible.
ELIGIBILITY from professional schools/colleges: The candidates must be
tenured and officers of instruction. No two persons from the same professional
school or college may serve on the FPC at the same time.
No person may serve simultaneously on the FAC and FPC. Faculty who have
served two of the past three years on the FPC are ineligible to serve.
Members in recent years:
Terms expiring in June 1994 or June 1995: V. Chandler, R. Degge, J. Diethelm,
R. Kellett, J. Miller, J. Mooney,T. Palmer, C. Silverman, A. Wolfe, M.Wybourne,
S. Richmond, W. Washburn
Terms expiring in June 1997: H. Gernon, M. Gleason,B. Gordon-Lickey, R.
Kyr, J. O'FallonB. Shelton
Terms expiring in June 1998: B. Branchaud, V. Cartwright, J. Fracchia,
Terms expiring in June 1999: J. Stockard (Chair), L Harris (Vice Chair),
D. Blandy, D. Trombley
Terms expiring in June 2000: P. Bartlein, S. Durrant, R. Frey, Ed Kameenui,
L. Steeves, K. Stevens
Terms expiring in June 2001: Patricia Gwartney, David Herrick, Lisa Kloppenberg,Steven
Lowenstam, Terry O'Keefe, Jenny Young
Terms expiring in June 2002: Eugene Luks, Jeff Cina, Janet Wasko, Jeffrey
Williams, Wes Wilson
Terms expiring in June 2003: Tom Bivins, Mark Johnson, N.C. Phillips, Jim
Terborg, Jim Tice
Terms expiring in June 2004: Dare Baldwin (Psychology), Diane Dugaw (English),
Kathy Cashman , Sana Krusoe (Art), Randall Moore (Music), Ying Tan (Art)
Terms expiring in June 2005: Keith Aoki, Tom Bivins , Kenneth M. Doxsee
(Chemistry), Peter Wright, Yuan Xu.
Terms expiring in June 2006: Steven Chatfield (Dance), John Foster (Sociology),
Alison Kwok (Architecture), Pete Suttmeier (Political Science), Larry Singell
Terms expiring in June 2007: Lynn Anderson-Inman (Education), Jon Brundan
(Mathematics), Kenneth M. Doxsee (Chemistry) Chair, Deb Merskin(Journalism
Terms expiring in June 2007-2008:
Carl Bjerre (Law), Patricia A Gwartney (Sociology),
Michael Hames-Garcia (Ethnic Studies), Steve Larson (Music/Dance), John
Postlethwait (Biology). Rob Ribe (Landscape Architecture); Aletta Biersack (Anthropology), Bruce Blonigen
(Economics), Patricia Curtin Journalism and Communication), Renee
Irvin (AAA [P P P M])
Academic Year 2008-2009:
Chair: Patricia Curtin (Journalism and COmmunication); Barbara Aldave (Law), Aletta
Biersack (Anthropology), Dan Dugger
(Mathematics), Sara Hodges (Psychology), Renee Irvin (AAA [P P P M]), Mary Jaeger
(Classics), Steve Vacchi (Music), Marina Guenza (Chemistry), Beth Stormshak
(Education - Counseling Psychology)
The membership for 2009/2010 is available on the University Committee Web Page
2009/10 University Committee Web Page. It will be posted to this archival web page in
late May 2010.