Elected Committees

Title Brief Description Selection Type Type
Faculty Advisory Council

The Faculty Advisory Council shall be responsible for providing the President and other Administration officials with faculty opinion and counsel on the wide range of university affairs. In its relations with the President, the Administration, and with the faculty, the Faculty Advisory Council shall act either on request or on its own initiative.

Elected

Standing Committee

Faculty Personnel Committee

The Faculty Personnel Committee shall be responsible for advising the Provost on all tenure and promotion cases.

Elected

Standing Committee

Graduate Council

The Graduate Council shall advise the Dean of the Graduate School on matters pertaining to graduate study at the University of Oregon. The Council shall establish general policies and regulations governing graduate study at the University of Oregon, excluding those matters requiring approval by the Chancellor or the Oregon University System (OUS).

Elected

Standing Committee

Grievance Appeal

This an appeals committees mandated by http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/rules/OARS_500/OAR_571/571_003.html

Elected

External Board

Intercollegiate Athletics

The Intercollegiate Athletics Committee shall:  represent the academic standards of the university as embodied in the University of Oregon Mission Statement in all decisions;  advise the administration, the senate, and the athletics director on any athletics department policy or program, including the athletics department budget; promote and safeguard opportunities for student athletes to excel in academics and protect and ensure the academic integrity of student athletes; and, promote greater understanding, for the university community, of intercollegiate athletics and the relationship between academics and athletics.

Elected

Standing Committee

InterInstitutional Faculty Senate

Serves as a voice of the faculties of the institutions of the Oregon University System in matters of systemwide concern; considers statewide policies and makes recommendations thereon; and  endeavors to strengthen the participation of faculties in the governance of the various institutions, through representatives of their own choosing

Elected

Officers of Administration Council

The OA Council brings together the UO’s diverse group of administrative professionals to promote and facilitate communication, identify and address pertinent issues, share information, enhance professional identity, and create opportunities for collegiality.

Elected

Administrative Advisory Group

Promotion-Tenure-Retention Appeal

Shall consider only formal grievances concerning denial of promotion or denial of tenure (or denial of both) or failure to renew an appointment in violation of the OAR 571-003- grievant's rights. Other grievances are dealt with by the Grievance Appeal Committee.

Elected

External Board

Undergraduate Council

The Undergraduate Council shall be responsible for reviewing, evaluating and enhancing the quality of the University's academic program. For more information please see the worksite for the Undergraduate Council.

Elected

Standing Committee

UO Senate

Please see the University Senate website

Elected