Committee on Committees

Last Updated:   4/5/2022

Contact Name

William Everroad, Director of University Faculty Governance
senate@clemson.edu

Description

The Committee on Committees, a joint committee of the Faculty Senate, Staff Senate and administration, functions as facilitating body for the documentation of University bodies not documented in the Faculty Manual. The Committee on Committees is intended to support the following functions: increase transparency in shared governance through effective documentation of charges and representation, help assure effective representation for various constituencies in University bodies, avoid vacancies and redundancies, in various bodies used to implement shared governance at the University level, and increase efficiency in shared governance.

This committee is authorized and described in the Clemson University Faculty Manual. Changes to its description or composition should be initiated with the current President of the Faculty Senate.

Membership Composition

The chair is the Faculty Manual Consultant

Membership Composition - Committee on Committees
Seat Type Quantity Term Length Date of Term Initiation Seat Filling Mechanism Voting or Non-Voting Other Factors
Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost or designee 1 By position Voting  
President of the Faculty Senate 1 By position Voting  
President-Elect of the Faculty Senate 1 By position Voting  
Chair of the Faculty Senate Policy Committee or designee 1 By position Voting  
Faculty Manual Consultant 1 By position Non-voting  
President of the Staff Senate 1 By position Voting  
President-Elect of the Staff Senate 1 By position Voting  
Member of the Staff Senate 1 1 year April 15 Appointed by Staff Senate President Voting  

Membership List (Last Updated: 4/5/2022 3:09:33 PM)

Changes to the current chair and membership list should be initiated with the Faculty Senate Office.

Chair

Chair List - Committee on Committees
Name Chair Type Email* College or Division Department Term Start Term End
Mary Beth Kurz Chair mkurz CECAS Industrial Engineering

Members

Member List - Committee on Committees
Name Seat Type Email* College or Division Department Service Start Service End
Amy Lawton-Rauh Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost or designee amylr CoS Genetics and Biochemistry
Thompson Mefford President of the Faculty Senate mefford CECAS Materials Science and Engineering 4/15/2021 4/15/2022
Kristine Vernon President-Elect of the Faculty Senate kvernon CAFLS Animal Veterinary Sciences 4/15/2021 4/15/2022
Lauren Duffy Chair of the Faculty Senate Policy Committee or designee lduffy CBSHS Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management 4/15/2021 4/15/2022
Mary Beth Kurz Faculty Manual Consultant mkurz CECAS Industrial Engineering
C.J. Smith President of the Staff Senate cynthi4 4/15/2021 4/15/2022
Melinda Fischer President-Elect of the Staff Senate melindf 4/15/2021 4/15/2022
Jeff Anthony Member of the Staff Senate jantho3 4/15/2021 4/15/2022
* Emails are @clemson.edu unless noted
Please contact the Faculty Senate Office with any questions about updating this page.