Chair: Rick Will
CHARGE: The Committee on Committees (COC) is responsible for advising the Faculty Senate Executive Committee and the Faculty Senate on matters including:
Identifying and recommending faculty from USF Tampa who are both qualified and willing to serve on the standing councils of the USF Tampa Faculty Senate and USF System-wide councils and committees.
The COC shall solicit nominations for all regular vacancies in the fall and spring semesters. Other vacancies will be filled as they occur. The COC shall vet the nominations and the most qualified nominations for service shall be forwarded to the Provost's Office for consultation and then put before the Senate Executive Committee and Faculty Senate. Approved nominations will be appointed by the President of the Faculty Senate. Representatives for USF System Councils from USF St. Petersburg and USF Sarasota-Manatee will be vetted at their home institutions, and the nominations will be forwarded by the COC to the relevant office for appointment.
The chair shall be appointed by the President of the Faculty Senate annually with approval of the Senate Executive Committee. The chair-elect shall assume office in the fall term; however, should business need to be conducted during the summer and the current chair is unavailable, the chair-elect may assume that responsibility.
The chair also serves as a member of the Faculty Senate Executive Committee and, in recognition of the responsibilities associated with service, is granted one three-hour course assignment off-load during the academic year. That off-load is reimbursed to the unit in which the chair resides by the Office of the Provost.
It is the responsibility of the chair to:
Date of Adoption: 09/29/93
Revised: 11/2012; 04/2017