Academic Staff Personnel Committee:
Membership: The committee includes at least ten members: four academic staff senators, one of whom must be Instructional Academic Staff, elected by the academic staff members of the University Senate; four academic staff, one of whom must be Instructional Academic Staff, elected by the academic staff at large; the Academic Staff Representative to the UW System Academic Staff Council; and one administrator selected by the Chancellor, who will be an ex officio and non-voting member of the committee. During a year when an academic staff member of the Senate has been elected to serve as Academic Staff Representative-elect, the person becomes an ex officio (and voting) member of the committee. Three seats must be held by instructional academic staff members and six seats must be held by administrative or professional academic staff members. Members shall serve three-year terms unless committee membership is terminated by expiration of University Senate membership as described in the bylaws. The Academic Staff Representative to the UW System Academic Staff Council will serve as the chair of the committee.
Function: The Academic Staff Personnel Committee shall consider and recommend policies affecting the Academic Staff in regard to status, salary, indefinite appointment, promotion, and working conditions. It shall also consider and recommend the practices and procedures for implementing those policies and serve as the primary agent for recommending revisions and amendments of the UW-Eau Claire Academic Staff Personnel Rules.
Academic Staff Representative:
The Academic Staff Representative serves as an ex officio (and voting) member of the University Senate and the University Senate Executive Committee, and serves as chair of the Academic Staff Personnel Committee. The Academic Staff Representative represents the academic staff at UWS meetings of the Academic Staff Representatives and at other appropriate meetings where concerns of the academic staff are discussed. The Academic Staff Representative is responsible for reporting actions and information relevant to academic staff to the University Senate and to the Academic Staff Personnel Committee. UW-Eau Claire's Academic Staff Representative is Katie Wilson, email@example.com.