Duties of the Assistant to the Chair

The responsibilities of the Assistant to the Chair include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Facilitating communication and collaboration between English faculty at Kent and regional campuses.
  • In consultation with the Chair, coordinating peer evaluations of teaching for TT and full-time NTT English faculty at regional campuses.
  • Consulting with the Writing Program Coordinator and Undergraduate Studies Coordinator to process requests for part-time pool approval for regional campuses.
  • Serving as the Kent campus representative when the Chair convenes the Regional Campuses Committee comprised of the English Coordinators from all campuses.
  • Coordinating Kent Campus course schedule with Program Coordinators and Department Administrative Assistant.
  • Serving as ex officio non-voting member of FAC (but eligible to stand for election as a voting member of FAC).