Faculty Governance & Elections

Winter 2017 election

Tenure track Faculty Winter Elections for 2017-18 Results 

Committee roster  


 If you have any questions about the election or about the changes in Bylaws, please contact the Chair of Faculty Council at kurjiakd@gvsu.edu or 1-8975.



Ballot (is now closed)

Faculty must vote to approve or not to approve the 2 Bylaws changes (no abstentions on this important governance issue). Voting for seats on committees is through approval voting (vote for everyone who can ‘do the job’).


More on CLAS Committees

More on University Committees (Faculty Handbook)

2017-2018 chairs

Governance Chairs are:

FC = Michael Henshaw (BIO)

CPC = Colleen Lewis (MOV)

CCC = Darren Parker (MTH)

FDC = Shannon Biros (CHM)

2016-2017 AY CLAS Faculty Governance Chairs

Faculty Council: David Kurjiaka

Faculty Development Committee: Caitlin Horrocks

Curriculum Committee: Darren Parker (F'16) Beth Gibbs (W '17)

Personnel Committee: Mark Williams 

(Please note that changes to committees take place from time to time and these documents will be updated. For information, contact Faculty Council Chair David Kurjiaka).


Bylaws for CLAS Faculty Governance (revised 2011)

CLAS Committees--description, history of chairs, workload, usual meeting times

CLAS Standards and Criteria for Personnel Evaluation (Pdf)

Outcomes of OOTB workshops

Committee Reports by Year

Older CLAS Governance reports

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