Athletics Committee

This committee shall consider matters pertaining to the intercollegiate athletic program and shall be advisory in nature with respect to the relationship of athletics to the academic purposes of the University. These matters may include, but are not limited to, the monitoring of academic progress and eligibility of student-athletes, scheduling of athletic events, allocation of scholarships, recruitment of student-athletes, the adding and dropping of sports, NCAA and conference rules and changes, and other matters related to intercollegiate athletics.
The committee shall be composed of ten full-time faculty members to be appointed by the Committee on Committees of the Assembly, with representation by at least one voting member from each academic college or school (with the exception of the Bowen School of Law) and no more than two members from each academic college or school (including the Bowen School of Law). The Committee on Committees shall also appoint two staff members to the committee. The Student Government Association shall appoint two students to the committee. The faculty and staff members shall serve two-year, staggered terms, and the student members shall serve one-year terms. The director of athletics, registrar, and the advisor for student-athletes shall serve as ex officio members without vote.
A faculty athletics representative (FAR) will be appointed by the chancellor with advice from the Athletics Committee. The FAR will serve for a three-year term and may be reappointed for subsequent three-year terms. The FAR will serve on the Athletics Committee as an ex officio member with vote.

Appointed Members of the Athletics Committee, AY14-15
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Representing

Terms ending 2015

Terms ending 2016

Faculty appointed by Committee on Committees
Tara DeJohn (CoEHP)
Vacant (CoSSC)
Faculty appointed by Committee on Committees

Jim Carr (EIT)
Newman McGee (CoEHP)
Faculty appointed by Committee on Committees

Erick Elder (CoB)
Naoki Hakutani (CoALS)
Faculty appointed by Committee on Committees

Andy Terry  (CoB)
Emily Berthelot (CoSSC)
Faculty appointed by Committee on Committees

None
Vacant
Faculty appointed by Committee on Committees

None
Vacant
Staff members appointed by the Committee on Committees (2 year terms)
Rodolfo Morales
David Kenley
None
Students appointed by the Student Government Association (1 year term)

student
student
none
Ex officio Members (all without vote)
Position Represented
Director of Athletics Chris Peterson
Registrar Joyce Hail
Advisor for Student Athletes TBA
Ex officio Member (with vote)
Position Represented
Faculty Athletics Representative (FAR)  David Briscoe (3 year term, appointed by Chancellor)

Past Membership