University of Alabama at Birmingham

Faculty Senate Meeting Agenda

January 9, 2007

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 December 12, 2006 Faculty Senate Meeting


4.           Chair Report Chair Joe March


5.           President Report President Carol Garrison


6.           Presentation Mr. Anthony Purcell UAB Police


7.           Presentation Dr. Doug Rigney UAB BlazerNET


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 January 26, 2007

b.           Next Executive Committee Meeting January 31, 2007

c.            Next Executive Committee Meeting with President and Provost February 6, 2007

d.           Next Senate Meeting Administration Building Penthouse CR1 February 13, 2007

e.            Nominations for Senate Chair-Elect and Secretary Due February 2, 2007

f.             Nominations for Senators and FPPC Representatives Due February 23, 2007