The Budget and Administrative Committee evaluates and recommends policies and procedures concerning university budget with special emphasis on the academic budget.
On April 7, 2016, the Faculty Senate Steering Committee established Wednesday as the standard meeting day, and 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. as the standard meeting time for the committee. Minor deviations in time are based on the agreement of the committee members. The meeting schedule and location is determined by the chair of the committee.
Meeting Materials and Reports
Agendas and related materials are distributed to committee members one week prior to the scheduled meeting. Minutes and materials are posted once approved at the next meeting. Below are the official agendas, materials distributed, and approved minutes and materials for each meeting.
Tina Buck, Chair
Acquisitions & Collection Services
Adam Wells, Vice Chair
College of Health Professions and Sciences
School of Kinesiology and Physical Therapy
College of Business Administration-Economics; Faculty Representative
University Libraries-Acquisitions & Collections; Faculty Representative; Chair-Budget and Administrative Committee
College of Nursing-Nursing Systems; Faculty Representative
College of Optics and Photonics; Faculty Representative
Academic Affairs-Planning & Administration; Ex Officio
College of Graduate Studies; Senate Representative
Administration and Finance-Finance; Ex Officio; Committee Administrator-University Master Planning Committee
College of Arts and Humanities-Writing & Rhetoric; Senate Representative407-823-2295
College of Medicine-Medical Education; Senate Representative407-266-1133
Rosen College of Hospitality Management-Foodservice & Lodging Management; Senate Representative407-823-0545
College of Community Innovation and Education-Learning Sciences & Educational Research; Senate Representative407-823-1770
College of Community Innovation and Education-School of Public Administration; Senate Representative407-823-5365
College of Engineering and Computer Science-Materials Science & Engineering; Senate Representative407-823-0738
University Libraries - Research & Information Services; Senate Representative407-823-5308
College of Engineering and Computer Science-Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering; Senate Representative; Vice Chair, Budget and Administrative Committee407-823-5770
College of Sciences-Biology; Senate Representative407-823-0503
College of Arts and Humanities-School of Visual Arts & Design; Senate Representative407-823-6470
College of Health Professions and Sciences - School of Kinesiology and Physical Therapy; Senate Representative; Human Research; Vice Chair-Budget and Administrative Committee407-823-3906
The committee consists of at least fourteen members of the general faculty, at least eight of whom are current members of the Faculty Senate; the provost and vice president for Academic Affairs or his/her designee (ex officio); and the Chief Financial Officer or his/her designee (ex officio). Committee members shall be selected by the Committee on Committees, in consultation with the provost and vice president for Academic Affairs. It is expected that each academic unit shall have one representative. The remaining members are unrestricted with regard to academic unit affiliation. Terms of service are two years, staggered. The committee chair and vice chair shall be elected annually by its membership at the first meeting of the committee after the new Faculty Senate is elected, normally in the early fall term. Committee members continue to serve until their replacements are appointed.
A committee member designated as an ex officio member is a contributing member who takes part in all discussions and serves as a resource person but is non-voting and cannot serve as the chair of the committee.
Duties and Responsibilities
- To evaluate and recommend policies and procedures concerning the university budget with special emphasis on the academic budget.
- To make recommendations on any administrative procedure that affects faculty members in the performance of their work.
- To participate in the academic planning process as appropriate.
- To make recommendations to the Steering Committee of the Faculty Senate.