FAC Minutes 2-10-16
College of Natural Science
Faculty Advisory Council
February 10, 2016
Present: S. Beceiro Novo, D. Bello, A. Cognato, D. DeWitt, F. Downes, G. Garrity, J. Kirkpatrick, K. Olson, K. Osteryoung, F. Peterson, C. Piermarocchi, C. Sisk, and M. Stuart
Approval of Minutes. The minutes from the January 14, 2016 meeting were approved as written.
NatSci Faculty University Award Recipients
D. Bello reported that of the 10 nominations for university awards submitted from NatSci, 3 candidates were chosen as award recipients. There are actually 4 NatSci recipients, but 1 was nominated by Engineering.
APR Review—PRIME and BioSci
Discussion of the APR documents took place using the questions put forth by the dean as a guide. Dean Kirkpatrick will send committee comments to the PRIME and BioSci directors asking for edits before the document is sent to the provost’s office. The greatest value is internal to the department or program.
Next Meeting: March 21, 2016