University Senate

Faculty Affairs Committee

Duties: “In conformance with the Unit 3 Collective Bargaining Memorandum of the Understanding (MOU), the Committee shall consider matters that involve particularly the individual or collective relationship of faculty to the university … This committee parallels a like standing committee of the Academic Senate of the California State University. …” (Senate Bylaws, section 11.4)
Chair: Faculty senator, elected annually by the Senate as Vice Chair of the Senate, for 1-yr term
Type: Standing Committee of the University Senate

The Faculty Affairs Committee meets on Thursday, noon-1, in BSS 402. Meetings are open to the campus community. If you have questions, please contact the Committee Chair or the Senate Office.

Faculty Appointment/Election by: Appointments and Elections Committee

FAC Roster (2014/15) (PDF)

Name / Term Department/unit Phone Email
Julie Alderson, Chair (2015) Art 3421 jla19
Marissa O'Neill (Faculty Senator) (2016) Social Work 4040 ned1
Stephanie Burkhalter (Faculty At-Large) (2015) Politics 3925 sb82
Mark Swetz (Faculty At-Large) (2017) Theatre, Film & Dance 5491 mark.swetz
George Wrenn (Facuty Senator) (2016) Library 3412 glw11
Benjamin Shaeffer (CFA) (Ex-Officio, Non-Voting) Philosophy 5755 hbs1
Colleen Mullery (Ex-Officio, Non-Voting) Senior AVP for Faculty Affairs and Human Resources 5086 cbm1
(Student) (2014) Associated Students 4221  
2 Faculty Senators (appointed by the Appointments and Elections Committee) – 3-year terms
2 Faculty “At-Large” (appointed by the Appointments and Elections Committee) – 3-year terms
1 Student (appointed by Associated Students) – 1-year term
Non-Voting            President, HSU Chapter of California Faculty Association
                                Associate Vice President for Faculty Affairs (or designee)
Humboldt State University