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 and Budgets is composed of up to 15 elected voting members of the NYFC. Ex officio are the First Vice-Chair of the NYFC and the Chair of the Fringe Benefits Committee.

b.  The Duties of the Committee on Faculty Affairs and Budgets are:

          i.  To make policy recommendations to the NYFC on matters found in sections ii through v;

ii.  To formulate policy regarding teaching loads, salary scales, promotion, tenure, and general working conditions;

iii.  To formulate policy regarding assessment;

iv.  To coordinate with other standing committees on all matters within the jurisdiction of those committees that might affect faculty working conditions;

v.  To communicate to the administration faculty concerns on matters related to faculty working conditions;

Allocated:                    20 members

Currently has:              17 members

Committee chair:        
Susan Berardini (Modern Languages and Cultures)

Committee members: (Fall 2011-Spring 2013)
Walter Antognini (Legal Studies & Taxation)
Demos Athanasopoulos (Chemistry and Physical Sciences)

Susan Berardini (Modern Languages & Cultures)
Joe DiBenedetto (Accounting)

Edgar DuCasse (Mathematics)
Ida Dupont (Criminal Justice)
Lisa Farber (Fine Arts)

Ron Frank (History)
Antonia Garcia Rodriguez (Modern Languages and Cultures)
Steve Goldleaf (English)

Thomas Henthorne (English)
Susan Herman (Criminal Justice and Human Services)
Nancy Reagin (History/Women's Studies)

Dan Strahs (Biology and Health Sciences)

Martin Topol (Marketing/Legal Studies & Taxation)

Rita Upmacis (Chemistry and Physical Sciences)

Robert Wiener (Legal Studies and Taxation)




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)