Faculty & Institutional Affairs Committee

Chair: Ottis Murray

Secretary: Nathan Phillipi


  • Ottis Murray, Senator and Chair
  • Nathan Phillippi, Senator
  • Ginny Garnett, Senator
  • Sally Vallabha, Senator
  • Kim Sellers, Senator
  • Robin Snead, Senator
  • Melissa Schaub, Senator
  • Autumn Lauzon: Chair of Faculty Development and Welfare Subcommittee 
  • Larry Arnold: Chair of Faculty Evaluation Review Subcommittee 
  • Walter Lewallen: Chair of  Safety, and Environment Subcommittee
  • Scott Billingsley, Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
  • Stewart Thomas, Vice Chancellor for Finance & Administration
  • Mark Gogal, Vice Chancellor for Advancement


The Faculty and Institutional Affairs Committee considers all matters relating to faculty, economic aspects of matters of concern to the Senate and its other committees; recommendations in areas of University business affairs as they affect educational policies, and of long-range projections and planning for the total development of the University. The Committee has two Sub-Committees: Faculty Development and Welfare and Faculty Evaluation Review.


The Committee meets on the third Tuesday of each month of the regular academic year.