Reviews nominations, recommends recipients of honorary degrees and annual UO awards for distinguished service to the state and region.
The Distinguished Service Awards & Honorary Degrees Committee shall be responsible for the screening, investigation and recommendation of candidates to receive the Distinguished Service awards (no more than 3 per year) and Honorary Degrees (no more than 2 per year). The committee’s recommendations shall be presented to the University Senate for discussion and final approval. The criteria for selection are contained within the pertinent University Assembly minutes and are on file in the President's Office. The Distinguished Service Award cannot be given to current University of Oregon faculty.
Membership of the Distinguished Service Awards & Honorary Degrees Committee is fixed and consists of:
- 5 Teaching Faculty
- University President or designee, ex officio
- Faculty Advisory Council Chair, ex officio
- University Senate President, ex officio
- Graduate Council Chair, ex officio
- Undergraduate Council Chair, ex officio
- Alumni Director, ex officio
- Associate Vice President for Public and Government Affairs, ex officio
- ASUO President, ex officio
- Student Senate Chair, ex officio
The Distinguished Service Awards & Honorary Degrees Committee shall report to the University Senate. At a minimum this report shall be in the form of an annual written report submitted by the Committee Chair to the Senate President and Senate Executive Coordinator no later than June 1. The committee shall also make additional written or oral reports to the Senate as necessary.
|Greg Stripp||Office of the Presidentfirstname.lastname@example.org||Ex Officio||Chair|
|Tim Clevenger||Alumni Directoremail@example.com||Ex Officio|
|Betsy Boyd||Associate Vice President for Public and Government Affairsfirstname.lastname@example.org||Ex Officio|
|Helena Schlegel||ASUO Presidentemail@example.com||Ex Officio|
|TBD||Student Senate Chair||Ex Officio|
|TBD||FAC Chair||Ex Officio|
|Tory Herman||Graduate Council Chairfirstname.lastname@example.org||Ex Officio|
|Alison Schmitke||Undergraduate Council Chairemail@example.com||Ex Officio|
|Bill Harbaugh||University Senate Presidentfirstname.lastname@example.org||Ex Officio|
Additional information can be found on the University Senate Committee Archive page.