Emeritus CommitteePurpose & 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.
- 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.Term:
Three years, with the possibility of re-appointment for one consecutive three-year term.
The Committee elects its Chair annually.Meetings:
Meetings are held at the call of the Chair upon receipt of application(s).Reports To:
The Vice President for Academic Affairs.History:
03/02/15 - Approved/established by the President of the University as recommended by the Policy Committee of the University.