Executive Committee


September 3, 2010 - 1:10 p.m.

1.    Chairpersons' Report

2.    Secretary’s Report 3.    Administrative Liaison 4.    Standing Committees

Issues/Proposed Charges:

Assignment of Committee Chairs:
Draft Charge to Budget and Finance Committee on Rutgers' Current Information, Data, and Media Systems (from June 2010 Executive Committee meeting): Consider what Senator Leslie Fishbein has suggested is a "Need for a review of [Rutgers'] current information, data, and media systems to insure that they are as modernized as we can afford them to be and that they communicate well with one another." Include RIAS in discussions of this issue. Prioritize the list of systems for review and updating, and make recommendations which would also include suggestions on appropriate procedures such as consultation with end-users.

Draft Charge to Academic Standards, Regulations and Admissions Committee on Academic Calendar, Mini-Terms, and Spring Break Saturdays issue raised by Camilo Garcia, Camden Registrar: "Consider and respond to the issues raised by Camden Registrar Camilo Garcia in his email to Sam Rabinowitz regarding seven-week "mini-terms" and Spring Break Saturdays."

Proposed Charge to Faculty and Personnel Affairs Committee on Balance of Full-Time and Part-Time Faculty, submitted by PTL Senator Karen Thompson: "Consider the 1999 Report on the Balance of Full-time and Part-time Faculty Teaching at Rutgers University, and, with updated numbers and charts from the Office of Academic Affairs, make recommendations concerning changing trends and shifting percentages, paying particular attention to what may be unconscious drift in misguided directions."

Proposed Charges to Research, and Graduate and Professional Education Committee (RGPEC), submitted by Daniel Swartley-McArdle and Gayle Stein, 2009-2010 RGPEC co-chairs:
5.    University Senate Agendas

September 24, 2010 Senate Meeting:
This meeting hosts the President's Annual Address to the Rutgers Community, which is the primary agenda item.

October 1, 2010 Senate Meeting:
6.    Old Business

7.    New Business

8.    Adjournment