University of Iowa

FACULTY COUNCIL

Tuesday, August 25, 1998

3:30 p.m.

Iowa Room (#335), Iowa Memorial Union

 

Agenda

I.                    Call to Order

A.     Introductions

B.     Welcome to new members of Faculty Council

 

II.                 Approval of Agenda

 

III.               Approval of Minutes April 7, 1998 Faculty Council (Attachment 1)

 

IV.              Announcements

 

V.                 Old Business

 

VI.              New Business

 

A.     Approval of Committee on Elections Recommended replacements:

 

MOTION: The Faculty Council endorses the following Senate replacements as recommended by the committee on elections and forwards them to the Faculty Senate for approval: College of Education: Anne Dipardo (Curriculum and Instruction.) to replace Cathy Roller (Curriculum and Instruction) for the term 1998-99. Liberal Arts Group I: Diane Davis (Rhetoric) to replace Kathryn Henry for the term 1998-99.

 

B.      Approval of Committee on Committees Recommended replacements:

 

MOTION: The Faculty Council endorses the following committee replacements as recommended by the Committee on Committees forwards them to the Faculty Senate for approval: Faculty Judicial Commission (vacancies not filled earlier in the year): Craig Porter (Pediatrics) for a regular term, 1998-2001; Douglas Wakefield (hospital and Health Administration) for a regular term, 1998-2001; Committee on Selection of Central Academic Officials: Samir Bishara (Orthodontics) to replace Cathy Roller (Education) for the remainder of her term, 1998-2001.

 

C.      Qualifications for Professor as compared to qualifications for Associate Professor Ed Wasserman (Attachment 2)

 

D.      Enhanced technical Support for Instructional Computing Professor James Pusack, Chair, Information technology Advisory Committee (Attachment 3)

 

E.       Endowed Teaching Chairs Recognition for Superior Teaching Professor Asghar Bhatti, Chair, Council on Teaching & Professor Bob Wiley, President, Faculty Senate

 

VII.            Executive Session

 

Note: This portion of the meeting will be closed to individuals who are not on the Faculty Council.

 

VIII.         Adjournment