December 6, 2004
URBANA-CHAMPAIGN SENATE Senate Executive Committee
(Final;Action) SC.05.06 Deadline for Filing Nominations for the Faculty Advisory Committee BACKGROUND Article II, Section 4, of the University Statutes states: "... at each campus the faculty shall elect a Faculty Advisory Committee. The committee shall consist of nine faculty members … three of whom shall be elected each year. … The three-year terms will commence on the first day of the academic year following the election. "Each campus senate shall determine eligibility for membership on the Faculty Advisory Committee for its campus from among the members of the Faculty Advisory Committee electorate, excluding those who hold administrative appointments. Any eligible person may be nominated as a committee member by a petition signed by three members of the electorate and filed with the clerk or secretary of the senate. The deadline for filing shall be set by each campus senate. ..." Nomination forms will be prepared for mailing on Friday, February 4, 2005. RECOMMENDATION The Senate Executive Committee recommends that the deadline for filing nominations for the three-year term beginning August 16, 2005 be set at 5:00 p.m., Friday, February 25, 2005.
SENATE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
Michael Grossman, Chair