department menu

Faculty Affairs Committee (FAC)

FAC Agendas and Minutes 18/19 (Accessible to Campus Community)
Committee Member Log-In

Meetings are held:  Mondays
Time:  1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Location:  KEL-3010
Fall 2018 - September 10, 17, 24; October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; November 5, 19, 26; December 3
Spring 2019 - January 28; February 4, 11, 18, 25; March 4, 11, 18, 25; April 8,  15, 22, 29

Members 18/19 Voting
Yvonne Meulemans Library 18-20
VACANT CHABSS 18/19
Jeannine Guarino CEHHS 17-19
Michael McDuffie Faculty At-large 17-19 - FAC Committee Chair
Ali Ahmadinia Faculty At-large 18-20
Deanna Asakawa Faculty At-large 18-20
Nahid Majd CSM 18-20
Christina Simokat PT Lecturer 18-20
Glen Brodowsky CoBA 18/19
Non-VotingMembers Non-Voting
Michelle Hunt AVP, Academic Affairs
Ann Fiegen CFA Representative

Committee Charge:
  The Faculty Affairs Committee addresses issues that affect faculty members and their ability to carry out their professional responsibilities. FAC has general oversight of personnel policies and procedures including those of compensation, retention, tenure, and promotion. The committee recommends changes in the Faculty Handbook and reviews and recommend the annual calendar of dates for retention, tenure, and promotion. The Faculty Affairs Committee recommends procedures and policies for equal opportunity, retirement, leaves of absence, and sabbatical or special leaves. The Faculty Affairs Committee proposes policy regarding faculty development in the areas of teaching, research/creative activity, and service. Furthermore, the committee makes recommendations to the office of the Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs concerning all of these issues. The committee shall propose policy and provide procedures for resolution of faculty disciplinary issues and issues of academic freedom and workload. The committee shall work in consultation with CSUSM-CFA, the university administration, and other appropriate bodies. In pursuit of these duties, the committee may create ad hoc subcommittees.