University Faculty Council at UMW

 

Welcome to UMW’s University Faculty Council (UFC) website. The UFC represents colleagues across the university in all faculty governance matters. All faculty are welcomed to attend and participate in monthly meetings, as facilitated by the chair. You are encouraged to reach out to your representatives with any matters of governance concern.  

UFC membership for 2021-2022:

      • College of Arts & Sciences – Arts & Humanities (3 representatives)
        • 2022 – Gregg Stull
        • 2023 – Marcel Rotter – Parliamentarian
        • 2024 – Kate Haffey
      • College of Arts & Sciences – Health, PE, & STEM (3 representatives)
        • 2022 – Larry Lehman (also UFC rep to UCC)
        • 2023 – Suzanne Sumner
        • 2024 – Ian Finlayson – Secretary
      • College of Arts & Sciences – Social Sciences (3 representatives)
        • 2022 – Miriam Liss
        • 2023 – Margaret Ray
        • 2024 – David Rettinger
      • College of Business (3 representatives)
        • 2022 – Alex Dunn (one-year replacement)
        • 2023 – Rachel Graefe-Anderson  – Vice-Chair
        • 2024 – John Marsh
      • College of Education (3 representatives)
        • 2022 – Janine Davis
        • 2023 – Teresa Coffman
        • 2024 – Melissa Wells
      • At-Large (3 representatives)
        • 2022 – Andrew Dolby – Past-Chair
        • 2023 – Kristin Marsh – Chair
        • 2024 – Chris Ryder

Ex Officio

      • UMW President Troy Paino
      • UMW Provost Tim O’Donnell
      • UMW University Staff Council President – Justin Wilkes
      • UMW Student Government Association President – Briana (Breezy) Reaves

You can access recent UFC Membership and Meeting Materials by year at the links below:

 

Other Useful Links:

Faculty Senate of Virginia (facultysenateofvirginia.org)

    • All UMW faculty are welcome to attend Faculty Senate of VA meetings; and are encouraged to participate in higher education advocacy day in January.
    • 2021-22 UMW representatives are Marcel Rotter (UFC Parliamentarian and FSVA treasurer), Kristin Marsh (UFC Chair and at-large representative), and Kyle Schultz (COE UFC representative).

UMW University Committees

University Faculty Council