Committee on Committees

Brief Description: 

It is charged with the oversight of the committee structure within the system of shared governance.

Background: 

This committee was created 18 September 1912 ( see Vol 3 Page 104 of the UO Assembly records)
The following is taken from US9900-15c

Charge and Responsibilities: 

5.5 Committee on Committees. The Committee on Committees is charged with the oversight of the committee structure. The Committee on Committees shall designate the faculty membership of all appointed University Standing Committees established by Senate legislation. It may also, when appropriate, nominate the faculty to Administrative Advisory Groups and Externally-Mandated Boards. The Committee on Committees shall be charged with the annual orientation of all chairs of University Standing Committees.

Membership: 

5.5 The Committee on Committees shall generally have 10-12 members from the Statutory Faculty as defined in the University of Oregon Constitution Section 2.2. To facilitate its work, the Committee membership should represent the broadest possible cross-section of campus academic units including CAS and the professional schools. Prospective members shall be identified by the Senate Vice President, nominated by the Senate Nominating Committee and elected by and responsible to the University Senate. The Senate Vice President is the chair of the Committee on Committees.

Current Members: 
MemberUnitContactTerm Exp June
 Chair
Jeffrey MeasellePsychologymeaselle@uoregon.edu2013 
Huaxin LinMathematicshlin@uoregon.edu2013 
TBD  2013 
TBD  2013 
TBD  2013 
TBDSenate Vice President 2012Chair
Shaul CohenGeographyscohen@uoregon.edu2012 
Eric MentzelMusic and Dancementzel@uoregon.edu2012 
David TylerChemistrydtyler@uoregon.edu2012 
Lisa WolvertonHistorylwolvert@uoregon.edu2012 
David HubinOffice of the Presidenthubin@uoregon.eduEx Officio 
Sue EvelandRegistrarseveland@uoregon.eduEx Officio 
Manny GarciaASUO University Affairs Coordinatorasuouniv@uoregon.eduEx Officio 
Type: 

Internal Senate Committee

Selection Type: 

Appointed