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Administrative Service

The Chair may, in consultation with the FAC and with the concurrence of the Dean, assign workload equivalencies for administrative service that is considered essential to the academic mission of the Department.  This service will include appointments to single-year and multi-year positions as specified in this Handbook and the departmental Operating Procedures.  The department’s normal expectations and specifications for such workload equivalencies are given below in Table 1.

Additional load equivalence may be given in rare circumstances for administrative service that is clearly above and beyond normal expectations, or when authorized or required by the CBA or University Policy.

Table 1. Workload Equivalents for Administrative Service

Title / Name of Assignment

Load Equivalent

Frequency

Brief Description of Duties

Assistant Chair

3

Semester

Assist Chair with staffing and preparing reports

Graduate Coordinator

3

Semester

Chair Graduate Studies Committee, represent Department on College Graduate Council

Curriculum Coordinator

3

Semester

Chair Curriculum Committee, represent Department on College Curriculum Committee

Computer Systems Coordinator

3

Semester

Supervise unclassified system staff, chair Systems Committee

College Advisory Committee Representative

3

Fall

Represent Department faculty on College Advisory Committee

Faculty Search Committee Chair

1-3

Spring

Chair Search Committee for tenure-track faculty search, when necessary