Faculty Governance & Elections

Fall Election Results

CLAS Faculty Council has certified the results of the Fall election.  With 55% of CLAS faculty voting in this election, the individuals with the most votes for each position are listed below.  The updated committee roster is also posted in the link above. Be sure to congratulate these people when you see them and thank them for serving on these University and College committees. The only seat that remains unfilled is the 3 year seat on UAC.  Faculty council is looking for someone willing to fill this seat for 1 year (please contact the Chair of Faculty Council (Dave Kurjiaka) soon if you are interested in serving on UAC for a year).



1 year – Amanda Dillard (PSY) and Oindrila Mukherjee (WRT)

Fall semester – Ashley Shannon (ENG)



Fall semester – David Alverez (ENG)



Winter semester – Steeve Buckridge (HST)



3 year – Abdullah Alrebh (SOC)



3 year – Helen Marlais (MTD)



1 year – Brian Phillips (SOC)

2 year – Paul Carlson (MTD) and Al Sheffield (MTD)





Committee membership


Committee roster (loaded 24Sept2018)


 If you have any questions, please contact the Chair of Faculty Council  David Kurjiaka (kurjiakd@gvsu.edu) .



More on CLAS Committees

More on University Committees (Faculty Handbook)

2018-2019 chairs

Governance Chairs are:

FC = David Kurjiaka (BMS)

CPC = Colleen Lewis (MOV)

CCC = Tamara (Tammy) Shreiner (HST)

FDC = Shannon Biros (CHM)


Bylaws for CLAS Faculty Governance 2018 

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

CLAS Standards and Criteria for Personnel Evaluation (those in use now to be loaded soon)

Outcomes of OOTB workshops

Committee Reports by Year

Older CLAS Governance reports

Page last modified September 24, 2018