FACULTY SENATE
                 Tuesday, September 16, 2014
                        3:30 – 5:15 pm
      Senate Chamber, Old Capitol

                           AGENDA

 


I. Call to Order

II. Approvals

A. Meeting Agenda - Decision

B. Faculty Senate Minutes (April 29, 2014) (Attachment 1) - Decision

C. Committee Appointments (Christina Bohannan, Chair, Committee on Committees)

  • Dan Caplan (Preventive & Community Dentistry) to replace Justine Kolker (Operative Dentistry) on the Faculty Council, Fall 2014
  • David Drake (Dows Institute) to replace Justine Kolker (Operative Dentistry) on the Faculty Senate, Fall 2014
  • Kyle Brown (Internal Medicine) to replace Jane Paulsen (Psychiatry) on the Faculty Senate, 2014-15
  • Kathleen Kieran (Urology) to fill the unexpired term of Heather Bartlett (Pediatrics) on the Faculty Council, 2014-16
  • James Bates (Anesthesia) to fill the unexpired term of Heather Bartlett (Pediatrics) on the Faculty Senate, 2014-16
  • Theresa Hegmann (Physician Assistant Program) to the University Safety & Security Charter Committee, 2014-17
  • Jay Christensen-Szalanski (Management & Organizations) to the Financial Aid Advisory Charter Committee, 2014-17

III. New Business

  • Update on Performance-Based Funding (Barry Butler, Provost) - Information
  • Update on TIER Efficiency Review (Richard Fumerton and Erika Lawrence) - Information
  • Working at Iowa Survey (Kevin Ward, Assistant Vice President for Human Resources Administration) - Information
  • Faculty Learning Communities (Jean Florman, Director, Center for Teaching) - Information

IV.  From the Floor

V.  Announcements

  • Update on Review of the Office of the Provost
  • The next Faculty Council meeting will be Tuesday, October 7, 3:30 - 5:15 pm, University Capitol Centre 2390
  • The next Faculty Senate meeting will be Tuesday, October 28, 3:30 - 5:15 pm, Senate Chamber, Old Capitol

VI. Adjournment