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The Faculty Development Committee

Membership. Five faculty members (one elected by each of the four curriculum divisions plus one elected at-large, 3-year terms); ex officio: a representative of the Office of Academic Affairs.


  • Oversee the Faculty development programs of the College and review specific proposals for sabbaticals and summer grants;
  • Receive and review reports from faculty members who have had sabbaticals or grants;
  • Advise the Office of Academic Affairs concerning applications for and administration of Faculty Development Endowment Grants, and other grants in support of faculty development.

Expected Involvement. Meetings are scheduled weekly for about six months of the academic year. Each member of the committee will have a supervisory role related to some segment of the committee’s work.