Faculty Affairs

As described in the NYFC Constitution, duties and membership of the faculty affairs committee consist of the following:

a)        The Committee on Faculty Affairs is composed of up to 13 elected voting members of the NYFC.

b)        This Committee shall have primary committee responsibility for all matters related to working conditions, and work rules. The committee's duties shall include, but not be limited to, the formulation of and review of policy regarding teaching loads, hiring, promotion and tenure and will have responsibility to report its recommendations to the Council on all revisions to the Faculty Handbook.

c)     The chair of the Fringe Benefits committee is an ex-officio member of this committee and will report to this committee. The duties of this committee are outlined in Section 7 below.

d)    The chair of the Handbook committee will be an ex-officio member of this committee and will report to this committee. The duties of this subcommittee are outlined in Section 10 below.

e)        This Committee will make policy on and monitor compliance with academic freedom

f)           Faculty from the NY campus who are representatives to any committee of the Board of Trustees that deals with budget and planning shall be ex-officio members of this committee.

g)     The committee shall coordinate its efforts with those of other standing committees.
 
Allocated:                    13 members and 2 alternates

Currently has:              13 members and 2 alternates


Committee chair:        
Daniel Strahs (Biology and Health Sciences)


Committee members: (Fall 2013-Spring 2015)
Walter Antognini (Legal Studies & Taxation)

Vince Barrella (Legal Studies & Taxation)

Susan Berardini (Modern Languages & Cultures)

Andriy Danylenko (Modern Languages & Cultures)

Martha Driver (English)

Lisa Farber (Fine Arts)

Satish Kolluri (Communication Studies)

Bill Offutt (History)

Daniel Strahs (Biology and Health Sciences)

Martin Topol (Marketing/Legal Studies & Taxation)

Rita Upmacis (Chemistry and Physical Sciences)

Robert Wiener (Legal Studies and Taxation)

Ruis Woertendyke (Performing Arts)

 

1st Alternate: Manuela Soares (Publishing)

2nd Alternate: Julie Lawrence-Edsell (Performing Arts)


 

 


FORMS:
Faculty Affairs report to JFC Spring 2009

Adjunct Faculty Agreement Mar. 31, 2009

Faculty Affairs report for Dec. 2008

Faculty Affairs report for Oct. & Nov. 2008

Faculty Affairs report for September, 2008

Faculty Affairs report for April, 2008

Faculty Affairs report for March, 2008

Faculty Affairs report for February 12, 2008

Faculty Affairs report for February 4, 2008

Faculty Affairs Report for December 3, 2007

Minutes of September 25, 2007 meeting

Minutes of January 29th meeting (with resolutions)