University Faculty Council at UMW

University Faculty Council

 

Welcome to the University of Mary Washington’s University Faculty Council (UFC). Our faculty council meets monthly during the academic year.

You can access our 2020-2021 UFC Membership and Meeting Materials here.

You can access our 2019-2020 UFC Membership and Meeting Materials here.

 

President Paino’s 2020-21 Academic Year Priorities (as presented to the Board of Visitors, Sept. 2020)

 

January/Spring 2021 Majority Online Teaching Approval Information for Faculty:

1. Faculty should complete this Google Form to be approved to teach remotely for the January Term (2021) and/or the Spring 2021 semester. Completion of this form approves the instructor for any and all sections that they will teach in either the January Term or the Spring 2021 semester. This form must be completed by Monday, September 14, 2020.

 

2. After their approval for majority online teaching has been cleared by the UFC at its September 23 meeting, faculty should then submit to their Dept Chair or Associate Dean an Online Course Authorization form for their courses. More specific instructions on this second step and link to the authorization form will be posted here after September 23.

 

UFC membership for 2020-2021:

  • College of Arts & Sciences – Arts & Humanities (3 representatives)
    • 2021 – Kate Haffey
    • 2022 – Gregg Stull
    • 2023 – Marcel Rotter
  • College of Arts & Sciences – Health, PE, &STEM (3 representatives)
    • 2021 – Andrew Delaney
    • 2022 – Larry Lehman
    • 2023 – Suzanne Sumner
  • College of Arts & Sciences – Social Sciences (3 representatives)
    • 2021 – Laura Mentore
    • 2022 – Miriam Liss
    • 2023 – Margaret Ray
  • College of Business (3 representatives)
    • 2021–  Kashef Majid
    • 2022 – Ken Machande
    • 2023 – Rachel Graefe-Anderson
  • College of Education (3 representatives)
    • 2021 – Janine Davis
    • 2022 – Jennifer Walker
    • 2023 – Teresa Coffman
  • At-Large (3 representatives)
    • 2021 – Anand Rao – UFC Past-Chair
    • 2022 – Andrew Dolby – UFC Chair
    • 2023 – Kristin Marsh

The UFC also includes the following ex officio members:

  • UMW President Troy Paino
  • UMW Provost Nina Mikhalevsky
  • UMW Staff Advisory Council President – Michelle Pickham
  • UMW Student Government Association Representative – Kyree Ford

 

Useful Links:

Faculty Senate of Virginia (facultysenateofvirginia.org)

UMW University Committees

Spring 2019 General Education Review Materials

UMW Gen Ed Discussion Page – for UMW faculty/staff (requires NetID credentials)