USC Faculty Meeting
GENERAL FACULTY MEETING
The meeting was called to order in the Law School Auditorium at 3
May 5, 1993
I. Correction and Approval of the Minutes.
The minutes of the September 2, 1992 Faculty Meeting and the
January 15, 1993 Special Faculty Meeting were approved as
II. President Palms
The President discussed the budget situation. Faculty were
encouraged to contact their representatives to urge them to fund
higher education adequately.
III. Provost Moeser
The Provost announced the University awards to faculty and graduate
students for research and teaching. The list of awards appeared in
USC Times. He and the President also recognized several faculty
with emeritus awards. This list has also appeared in USC Times.
The Provost announced the names of the faculty members elected to
the Search Committee for Dean of Science and Mathematics. Prof.
Ralph White of Engineering will serve as Chair. Dean Winona
Vernberg and Terry Dickson, an undergraduate, were also appointed
to the Committee.
The Provost requested comments within 30 days on:
- Policy for Search Procedures for Academic Administrative
- Policy for Periodic Evaluation of Academic Administrators.
- Draft of a sample appointment letter for Academic Administrators.
IV. Committee Reports: None
V. Old Business: None
VI. New Business: None
VII. Good of the Order
Nancy Lane (FREN) requested again that Spring Faculty Meetings be
scheduled to avoid final exam times. She also objected to the
meeting of the Future Committee being held at an exam time.
The meeting was adjourned at 3:40 PM.