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Emeritus Committee

Purpose & Function:

Emeritus status is an honorary title awarded for distinguished service to the academic community. The title may be bestowed on a faculty member who is entering permanent retirement and who has served the University and academic community with distinction.

The committee:

  • Reviews applications for Emeritus in accord with established criteria;
  • Submits recommendations to the Vice president for Academic Affairs to be presented to the President of the University;
  • Reviews the criteria for Emeritus and makes recommendations for change.


Membership & Selection:

One full-time faculty member from each college of the University

One full-time faculty member from the School of Architecture

One full-time faculty member from the Library


Members are appointed.

Appointed by the Vice President for Academic Affairs.


Three years, with the possibility of re-appointment for one consecutive three-year term.

The Committee elects its Chair annually.


Meetings are held at the call of the Chair upon receipt of application(s).

Reports To:

The Vice President for Academic Affairs.


03/02/15 - Approved/established by the President of the University as recommended by the Policy Committee of the University.