Agenda

Monthly meetings are open. All members of the University of Virginia's Non-Tenure-Track Faculty and Senior Professional Research Staff are invited to attend. 

The General Faculty Council is the elective body representing the Non-Tenure-Track Faculty and Senior Professional Research Staff of the University of Virginia. 

 

 


General Faculty Council

Agenda
Wednesday, January 14, 2014
12:00 noon - 1:30 pm Room 421 (Scholars' Lab) - Alderman Library

1. Call to Order - Jennifer Stertzer, GFC Chair Elect in place of GFC CHair Saathoff (off-site on UVa Project)

2. Round-robin introductions

3. Presentation on UVa construction strategic planning: On and around grounds.

• Donald Sundgren, Chief Facilities Officer, Facilities Management Department
• Sarita Herman, Project Coordinator, Facilities Management Department

4. Relevant for general faculty who work with students: Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) has produced a 4-minute video on suicide awareness. It offers suggestions on how to talk about this difficult subject and how to encourage students to get help on grounds through CAPS. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=orMGFR-NhUQ&feature=youtu.be.

Regular Reports

5. Upcoming Elections - Jeff Sitler

6. Partnerships and Outside Groups

• Faculty Senate - Joe Garofalo
    1. Provost Search
    1. Reciprocal Faculty Senate Event for GFC
    1. BOV Update

7. GFC standing committees

• Communications - Jennifer Stertzer
• Policy - Barbara Kessler and Kathryn Reid
• Data Management - Jennifer Stertzer
• Bylaws - Sarah Ware
• Elections - Jeff Sitler (see above)

Meeting adjourns.

Next meeting:
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 12:00-1:30pm