Loyola University Chicago

Faculty Council

Issues 12-13

Key Issues:

Shared Governance – University Senate relation to Faculty Council

Responsibilities and relation among Loyola governance bodies (e.g., curriculum)

New Committee structure to replace UPCs

Communication between governance bodies and campuses

Standardization of university practices (LSC, SSOM): hiring, evaluations, salaries

TT-NTT hiring (% and procedure) and firing (without cause)

Research support/teaching loads: Possible FC poll of chairs

Other issues:

Salary minima for each level versus goals

Accuracies of Faculty Portfolios

Dean evaluations

Selection of administrators: Diversity of Faculty and Administrators

Phased out retirement – agreements, programs and standardization

Communication with faculty

Faculty Staff Lounge discussions with SC (awaiting construction)