University of Iowa

FACULTY SENATE

Tuesday, September 22, 1998

Senate Chamber Old Capitol

3:30 p.m.

 

AGENDA

 

I.                    Call to Order

 

II.                 Approval of Minutes

 

A.     Final meeting of 1997-98 Faculty Senate April 28, 1998

B.     Initial meeting of 1998-99 Faculty Senate April 28. 1998

 

III.               Announcements

 

University Convocation is scheduled for Monday, September 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Macbride Auditorium. A reception will follow in Iowa Hall.

 

IV.              Reports and Discussion

 

A.     Report from the Office of the Provost Jon Whitmore, Provost

 

B.     Reports on Faculty Governance

        Professor Denise Vrchota, President, Iowa State University Faculty Senate

        Professor Suzanne McDevitt, President, University of Northern Iowa Faculty Senate

V.                 Old Business

 

VI.              New Business

 

A.     Approval of Committee on Elections Recommended Replacements

 

MOTION: The Faculty Senate approves the following Senate replacement as recommended by the Committee on Elections and endorsed by the Faculty Council:

 

REPLACEMENTS ON THE FACULTY SENATE: College of Education: Anne Dpardo (Curriculum and Instructions) to replace Cathy Roller (Curriculum and Instruction) for the term 1998-99. Liberal Arts Group I: Diane Davis (Rhetoric) to replace Kathryn Henry (Russian) for the term 1998-99.

 

B.     Approval of Committee on Committees Recommended Replacements

 

MOTION: The Faculty Senate approves the following committee replacements as recommended by the Committee on Committees and endorsed by the Faculty Council: Faculty Judicial Commission (vacancies no 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. University Libraries Committee: Michael Flanigan (Internal Medicine) to replace John Keller (Dentistry) for the remainder of this term (1998-99); Committee on Selection of Central Academic Officials: Samir Bishara (Orthodontics) to replace Cathy Roller (Education) for the remainder of her term, 1998-2001; Council on Teaching: Russell Valentino (Russian) to replace Kathryn Henry (Russian) for the remainder of the term (1998-2000).

 

VII.            Adjournment