Councils and Committees

Deans Council

Meets twice a month and focuses on issues and priorities of college deans and academic unit directors.

Pamela Spencer
Exec Assistant to the Provost
Office of the Provost and Senior VP for Academic Affairs
Academic Affairs
585-475-2392

The Council for the Representation and Engagement of Women Faculty (CREW)

This council serves as an advisory council to the provost in support of the career success of women faculty. 

Betsy Dell
Professor
Department of Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering Technology
College of Engineering Technology
585-475-6577

AALANA Faculty Advisory Council (AFAC)

The AFAC serves as an advisory council to the provost in support of the career success of African American, Latino American, and Native American faculty.

Kijana Crawford
Professor
Department of Sociology and Anthropology
College of Liberal Arts
585-475-2943

Council of Chairs and Directors

Meets twice per semester and focuses on issues faced by academic directors, program chairs. Meeting agendas are drafted by the Council of Chairs and Directors Steering Committee.

Carmala Garzione
Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs
Office of the Provost and Senior VP for Academic Affairs
Academic Affairs
585-475-2059

University Committees

List of university-wide committees including faculty awards, leave for professional development, and more. 

Dawn Murray
Senior Staff Specialist
Office of the Provost and Senior VP for Academic Affairs
Academic Affairs
585-475-5334

The Board of Trustees Education Committee

One of five committees of the Board of Trustees, the Education Committee analyzes the current academic portfolio and infrastructure against the current and projected needs of the students and communities RIT serves.

Pamela Spencer
Exec Assistant to the Provost
Office of the Provost and Senior VP for Academic Affairs
Academic Affairs
585-475-2392