Committees Description

Academic Staff Assembly

Roster Department Email Term expires
Patricia Fragola (Chair) Andersen Library     fragolap@uww.edu 2018
Carl Fox Research and Sponsored Programs foxc@uww.edu 2019
Sara Deschner IT Supply Chain Management deschnes@uww.edu 2018
Michael Flanagan Art/Crossman Gallery flanagam@uww.edu 2019
Nadine Kriska Biological Sciences kriskan@uww.edu 2019
Huckleberry Rahr Mathematics rahrh@uww.edu 2018
Carmen Rivers Curriculum and Instruction riversc@uww.edu 2019
Terry Tumbarello Residence Life tumbaret@uww.edu 2018
Valerie Vargas Health and Counseling Services vargasv@uww.edu 2018
JP Villavicencio Academic Advising & Exploration Ctr VillvicJP23@uww.edu 2019
Curt Weber (Vice Chair) Finance and Business Law weberc@uww.edu 2019
Annie Weberpal College of Letters and Sciences weberpaa@uww.edu 2018
Abbie Windsor Registrar's Office windsora@uww.edu 2019

Awards Committee

The purpose of this committee is to solicit nominations of academic staff members for recognition as outstanding in both the instructional and non-instructional areas.

Roster Department Email Term expires
Curt Weber
Finance & Business Law weberc@uww.edu 2019
Deb Bowen Ocup & Envir Safety and Health bowend@uww.edu 2017
Patricia Fragola      Andersen Library fragolap@uww.edu       2019
Annie Weberpal L&S Advising  weberpaa@uww.edu 2018

Economic Issues Committee

The purpose of this committee is to provide recommendations to the Academic Staff Assembly relating to academic staff economic issues and job security and to participate in the development of the UW-W budget policies, needs and priorities that affect academic staff.

Roster Department Email Term expires
Patricia Fragola 
Andersen Library         fragolap@uww.edu 2018
JP Villavicencio Acad Advising & Explor Center VillavicJP23@uww.edu 2018
Tom Drucker Mathematics druckert@uww.edu 2019
Sara Deschner IT Supply Chain Mngmnt deschnes@uww.edu       2019
Carmen Rivers Curriculum & Instruction riversc@uww.edu 2019
Abbie Windsor  Registrar's Office windsora@uww.edu 2018

Elections and Balloting Committee

The purpose of this committee is to solicit candidates for election to the Academic Staff Assembly; to conduct elections of academic staff members to the Academic Staff Assembly; and to report the results of elections to all academic staff and appropriate campus and off-campus persons; and to conduct the voting process for the general membership of the academic staff.

Roster Department Email Term expires
Tom Drucker
Mathematics druckert@uww.edu 2019
James Castrillo Andersen Library castrilj@uww.edu 2016
Valerie Vargas  Health & Counseling Svc vargasv@uww.edu 2018
JP Villavicencio (chair) Academic Advising and Exploration Center  villavicjp23@uww.edu 2018

Government Relations Committee

This committee alerts the Assembly and academic staff colleagues to governmental (local, state, or national) actions that may affect academic staff. When appropriate, the committee coordinates action with academic staff in the UW System. The committee drafts proposals related to academic staff issues for action by governmental bodies. The committee will also work in conjunction with the university's legislative liaison, and with the university's representative on the UW System academic staff government relations network. Arranging regular gatherings with government officials is also a responsibility of this committee.

Roster Department Email Term expires
Nadine Kriska                
Biology kriskan@uww.edu 2019
Mike Flanagan
Art flanagam@uww.edu 2019
Julia Ince Art & Design incej@uww.edu 2018
Abbie Windsor Registrar windsora@uww.edu 2018
Carl Fox  Research and Sponsored Programs  foxc@uww.edu 2018

Outreach Committee

The purpose of this committee is to solicit and organize the staffing of all academic staff standing and ad hoc committees, and to secure academic staff members to serve on University committees with the approval of the Academic Staff Assembly.

Roster Department Email Term expires
LaDonna Steinert
Patricia Fragola            
Andersen Library             fragolap@uww.edu            2018
Lori Grady            
Mathematics             gradyl@uww.edu            2017
Terry Tumbarello            
Health & Residence Life             tumbaret@uww.edu            2017

Professional Development Committee

The purpose of this committee is to solicit proposals by academic staff members for funding of professional development activities; to establish the criteria by which proposals will be evaluated; to conduct the evaluations of proposals; and to make recommendations to the Academic Staff Assembly for transmittal to the Chancellor and Provost.

Roster Department Email Term expires
Patricia Fragola 
Andersen Library fragolap@uww.edu  2019
Carol Elsen Andersen Library elsenc@uww.edu 2019
Bonnie Nolan COBE nolanb@uww.edu 2018
Curt Weber Finance/Bus Law weberc@uww.edu 2019
Nadine Kriska Biology kriskan@uww.edu 2019

Promotions Committee

The purpose of this committee is to structure and administer the promotion process for academic staff. The committee receives and reviews candidates' applications for promotion. Its rankings and recommendations are forwarded to the Academic Staff Assembly, which then forwards the final recommendations for promotion to the Chancellor.

Roster Department Email Term expires
Patricia Fragola (Tabulator)
Andersen Library fragolap@uww.edu 2018
Sara Deschner IT Supply Chain Management   deschnes@uww.edu
2018
Curt Weber  Finance and Business Law weberc@uww.edu  2018
Carmen Rivers  Curriculum & Instruction  riversc@uww.edu  2019
Juliana Constantinescu  Physics   constanj@uww.edu  2019
Peter Lampe  Mathematics   lampep@uww.edu  2019
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Review Committee

The purpose of this committee is to render advisory recommendations under Section VI-A, Chapters 4 through 9 of the UW-W Academic Staff Personnel Policies and Procedures. (Apppointed as needed)

Rewards and Recognition Committee

The purpose of this committee is to structure and administer the program for non-instructional academic staff; to develop reward criteria, prepare training and promotion of the program for academic staff and supervisors, receive and review applications and proposals for reward/recognition. Rankings and recommendations are forwarded to the Academic Staff Assembly, which then forwards the final recommendation for reward and recognition to the Chancellor.

Roster Department Email Term expires
Terry Tumbarello
Residence Life tumbaret@uww.edu 2019
Patricia Fragola Andersen Library fragolap@uww.edu 2019
Diana Shull Andersen Library shuld@uww.edu 2018
Kristen Burton CoBE Outreach burtonk@uww.edu 2019
Valerie Vargas  Health and Counselling Services vargasv@uww.edu 2019
Sheila Hayden Research and Sponsored Programs haydens@uww.edu 2019

Titling Committee

The purpose of this committee is to assign academic staff titles and pay grades to all academic staff.

Roster Department Email Term expires
Ladonna Steinert (Chair)  Human Resources & Diversity steinerl@uww.edu 2019
Curt Weber
Finance & Business Law               weberc@uww.edu 2018
Carl Fox Research & Sponsored Programs foxc@uww.edu 2019
Patricia Fragola Andersen Library fragolap@uww.edu       2019
Terry Tumbarello  University Housing tumbaret@uww.edu 2019

Titling Appeals Committee

The purpose of this committee is to hear appeals of title assignments from members of all three categories of the academic staff who believe that the academic staff title assigned to their respective positions by the Academic Staff Titling Committee is incorrect.

Roster Department Email Term expires
Patricia Fragola 
Andersen Library fragolap@uww.edu 2018
Tom Drucker       Math druckert@uww.edu 2018
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Contact

Patricia Fragola
Academic Staff Assembly Chair
262-472-5673
fragolap@uww.edu