University of Alabama at Birmingham

Faculty Senate Meeting Agenda

May 8, 2007

Administration Building Penthouse CR1

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 April 10, 2007 Faculty Senate Meeting


4.           Chair Report Chair Joe March


5.           President Report President Carol Garrison


6.           Presentation Dr. Marisa Marques Blood Donor Recognition


7.           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


8.           Discussion Revisions to Section (Annual Evaluations) of UAB Faculty Handbook


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 May 18, 2007

b.           Next Executive Committee Meeting May 30, 2007

c.            Next Senate Meeting Administration Building Penthouse CR1 June 12, 2007