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SHP Steering Committee

Sets the agenda and officiates the School of Health Professions faculty meetings. Steering Committee meetings are held the second Tuesday each month at noon in G011 SON Bldg. Past steering committee reports

Steering Committee Members

Committee/Position

Term Ends

Jane Hughes

Past Steering Chair

6/30/2020

Hao Zhu

Current Steering Chair

6/30/2021

Heather Gibbs

Steering Chair Elect

6/30/2022

TBD

Academic Affairs

6/30/2020

Lisa Mische Lawson

Appt., Promotion & Tenure

6/30/2020

TBD

Diversity and Cultural Enrichment

6/30/2019

TBD

Elections

6/30/2020

TBD

Faculty Practice

6/30/2020

TBD

Professional Development

6/30/2020

TBD

Research

6/30/2020

TBD

Office of the Dean representative

ex-officio



Steering Committee Policies and Procedures

A.  Membership:  Three elected members who have been full time SHP faculty for the most recent five years, and chairs of the standing committees.  Each member would have a vote.

B.  Chairperson:  The Chairperson of the Steering Committee shall function as the representative to the Steering Committee of the Faculty Assembly of the University of Kansas Medical Center.

C.  Functions: 

  1. Call and conduct meetings of the SHP Faculty.
  2. Prepare agendas for such meetings.
  3. Coordinate orientation programs for new SHP Faculty members.
  4. Appoint an ad hoc grievance committee for SHP Faculty if requested by the Dean.
  5. Coordinate faculty governance activities within the SHP.
  6. Facilitate communications among SHP committees and with other campus governance groups.

Last modified: Jul 30, 2019
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