Shared Governance White Paper


Discussion Points:

Nov. 16, 2005


I. Overall Structure


1.      VPAA becomes Provost


2.      Faculty Senate advising the Provost


3.      Staff Senate advising VPBF


4.      SGA advising VPSS


5.      University Executive Council Reporting to the Provost



II. Particulars

1.      Three (Four) Year Terms for Faculty and Staff Senators


2.      Reduce Size of Senates


3.      Two Year Term for Chairs


4.      Reassign Time for Chairs


5.      Fewer ad hoc committees


6.      Standing Committees Vitalized