Academic Planning and Budget Committee

Purpose

The Academic Planning and Budget Committee shall be an active partner with Academic Affairs in setting academic program and fiscal priorities for the college and shaping the Academic Affairs budget.

Duties

The Academic Planning and Budget Committee shall be an active partner in shaping the Academic Affairs budget. Moreover, the committee shall be an active partner with Academic Affairs in setting academic program and fiscal priorities, and in seeking academic program savings where appropriate. The committee shall also review actions of the Strategic Planning and Budget Standing Committee of the College, and offer input on Academic Affairs throughout the annual budget cycle.

Composition

The committee shall be composed of:

  1. Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
  2. Chair-Elect of the Faculty Senate
  3. Deans of Schools
  4. Four Faculty Members elected at large from the School of Arts & Sciences (with at least three years at Gordon)
  5. One Faculty Member elected at large from the School of Nursing and Health Sciences (with at least three years at Gordon)
  6. Faculty Member elected from the School of Education or the Library (with at least three years at Gordon and elected by a combined vote of both academic units)

2019-2020 Membership

  • Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs: Dr. C. Jeffery Knighton
  • Faculty Senate Chair Elect: Dr. Frank Winters, Department of Business and Social Sciences
  • Deans of Schools:
    • School of Arts and Sciences: Dr. Barry Kicklighter
    • School of Education: Dr. Joseph Jones
    • School of Nursing and Health & Natural Sciences: Dr. Victor Vilchiz
  • Faculty from Academic Units:
    • Department of Business and Social Sciences: Dr. Franklin Williamson
    • Department of Humanities: Dr. Doug Davis
    • Department of Humanities: Dr. Darren Broome
    • Programs in Fine and Performing Arts: Prof. Lisa Ferguson
    • School of Nursing and Health & Natural Sciences: TBD
    • School of Education: Dr. Beth Pollock

View the 2018-2019 Budget Advisory Committee

View the 2018-2019 Planning Committee