University Policies Committee (UPC)

Committee Chair

Vacant

 

2022

Ex-officio (non-voting)

Eboni Turnbow

Dean of Students - Designee for Student Affairs

 

Ex-officio (non-voting)

Sharooz Roohparvar

Vice President for Administration and Finance

 

Faculty Representative

Troy LescherDepartment of Theater, Film, and Dance2024

Faculty Representative

J. Brian Post 

Sara Sterner (Anticipated appointment)

Department of Music

University Library

2022

Staff Representative (non-MPP)

Deidre Clem

Facilities Management2024
Student RepresentativeVacantAssociated Students2021
Administrative Support (non-voting)Michelle AndersonOffice of Administration and FinanceN/A
 
Membership History
Membership:
Chair of the Committee (elected by the Senate)
Two (2) faculty members, appointed by the Appointments and Elections Committee
One (1) Staff Senator appointed by the Appointments and Elections Committee (if no Staff Senator is available, nominations for non-MPP staff members will be requested from the Staff Council for Appointment by the Appointments and Elections Committee)
One (1) student member, appointed by Associated Students
Vice President, Enrollment Management & Student Affairs (or designee) - non-voting Ex-officio member
Vice President, Administrative Affairs (or designee) - non-voting Ex-officio member
 
Terms:
The elected and appointed members shall serve staggarded 3-year terms except the commitee chair who shall serve a 1-year term and the student member, who shall serve a 1-year term.
 
Duties:
The Committee is charged with reviewing the existing policy processes on campus and recommending to the Senate for its approval a policy process that address the campus need for a transparent, efficient, and clear policy process rooted in principles of shared governance.  See Senate Bylaws, section 11.8