Minutes of the Meeting of the Deans Council
Tuesday, September 9, 2008 – 9 a.m.
Warner Conference Room
PRESENT: Finnie Murray, William Jurma, Kenya Taylor, Bruce Forster, Janet Wilke, Ed Scantling, Bob Rycek, Gail Zeller
GUESTS: Lisa Neal
- EOT: Departmental Determination of Essential Personnel: Bob distributed and explained the form titled “Departmental Determination of Essential Personnel”. He was asked by the Emergency Operations Team to have the Deans distribute them to all departments so they can identify who would be essential for the event taking place.
- Budget: Finnie discussed possible budget cuts available to the Academic Affairs and Student Life areas as 90% of the cuts will come from this unit. The budget cuts must be to our office no later than September 30, 2008.
- Finnie reported Vice Chancellor Barbara Johnson was meeting with Dave Lechner to discuss backfill funds and training money for SIS.
- Finnie reported the revisions to the Rank and Tenure guidelines have been approved by Faculty Senate, colleges and deans.
There being no further business to discuss, the meeting was adjourned. The next meeting of the Deans will be on Tuesday September 23, 2008 at 9 a.m., Warner Conference Room