University of Alabama at Birmingham

Faculty Senate Meeting Agenda

November 14, 2006

Hill University Center Great Hall

7:30 9:30 a.m.



1.           Call to Order


2.           Recognition of Visitors Non-Members of Senate Please Sign Attendance Roster


3.           Approval of Minutes October 10, 2006 Faculty Senate Meeting


4.           Chair Report Chair Joe March


5.           President Report President Carol Garrison


6.           Presentation Dr. Bryan Noe Graduate School Initiatives Related to Faculty


7.           Presentation Ms. Cheryl Locke Best Practices for Faculty Annual Evaluations


8.           Senate Standing Committees


a.            Curriculum and Research Senator Nasim Uddin

b.           Faculty Affairs Senator Mark Lockhart

c.            Faculty Policies and Procedures Senate Chair-Elect Pat Greenup

d.           Finance Senator Michael Humber

e.            Governance and Operations Senator Pat Higginbottom


9.           Senate Representatives to University-wide Committees


a.            Academic Advising Committee Laura Hughes

b.           Athletic Advisory Committee William Cockerham

c.            Campus Planning Committee Jonathan Harwell

d.           Commission on the Status of Women Marisa Marques

e.            Diversity Advisory Council Madelyn Coar

f.             Fringe Benefits Committee Linda Reed

g.            Police Advisory Council Tommie Singleton


10.       Open Forum


11.       Announcements


a.            Next FPPC Meeting Administration Building Penthouse CR1 November 17, 2006

b.           Next Executive Committee Meeting November 29, 2006

c.            Next Executive Committee Meeting with President and Provost December 5, 2006

d.           Next Senate Meeting Hill University Center Great Hall December 12, 2006