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 must submit to their Dept. Chair or Associate Dean an Online Course Authorization form for their courses. Please note that January and Spring 2021 terms have separate forms. However, faculty can list all the majority online courses they will be teaching in a given term on the same form. Forms must be received by the Registrar’s Office by no later than 5:00PM on Friday, October 9. Please allow adequate time for your Department Chair or Associate Dean to sign and forward to the appropriate staff person in the Registrar’s Office.

January 2021 Term Majority Online Course Authorization Form

Spring 2021 Term Majority Online Course Authorization Form

 

UFC membership for 2020-2021:

  • College of Arts & Sciences – Arts & Humanities (3 representatives)
    • 2021 – Kate Haffey
    • 2022 – Gregg Stull
    • 2023 – Marcel Rotter – UFC Parliamentarian
  • 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 – UFC Vice-Chair
    • 2023 – Rachel Graefe-Anderson
  • College of Education (3 representatives)
    • 2021 – Janine Davis – UFC Secretary
    • 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)