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Faculty Grievance Committee


The purpose of the Faculty Grievance Committee is to conduct inquiries into faculty grievances and to make recommendations. It is not to create policy. The committee shall have the authority to conduct inquiries into faculty grievances and to present to the Provost its recommendations.

Membership (effective August 2022)

The committee shall consist of 30 members, with the colleges and the Library represented in the following proportions:  five members each from Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, Science and Mathematics, Education, and Business Administration; three members each from Health and Human Sciences and Engineering and Information Technology; two members each from the Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health, and the Library.  Any non-temporary  full-time faculty member who will have completed a minimum of three years as a full-time faculty member at the University at the time of assuming membership on the committee is eligible for election.  Academic department chairs, division directors, interim department chairs, or other individuals who are one-third or more on administrative time are not eligible for election to or service on the Faculty Grievance Committee.  Annually, at the earliest convenient time following August 1, the elected members of the committee shall select a chair from among their membership.  Terms of memberships shall be two years, beginning and terminating on August 1.  An individual may be re-elected to an unlimited number of successive terms. (Paraphrased from the Georgia Southern University Faculty Grievance Policy and Procedures.)

Hayden Wimmer (2023), AEPCEC


Tim Giles (2024), CAH

David Murray (2024), CAH

Annie Mendenhall (2024), CAH


Nathan Palmer (2023), CBSS

Alice Hall (2023), CBSS

Laurie Gould (2024), CBSS

Chris Smith (2024), CBSS

Virginia (Ginger) Wickline (2024), CBSS

Wendy Wolfe (2024), CBSS

Xinfang Wang (2023), PCOB

Justin Evans (2024), PCOB

John King (2024), PCOB

Jeffrey Schiman (2024), PCOB

Deloris Liston (2023), COE

Elizabeth Barrow (2023), COE

Regina Rahimi (2023), COE

Anne Katz (2023), COE

Kristen Dickens (2024), COE

Heather Scott (2024), COE

G. Denise Carroll (2023), COSM

Michele McGibony (2024), COSM

Tanesha Osborne (2023), COSM

Michele Guidone (2024), COSM

Ann Fuller (2024), LIBRARIES

Marina Eremeeva (2023), JPHCOPH

Charles Owens (2023), JPHCOPH

Yelena Tarasenko (2024), JPHCOPH

Justine Coleman (2023), WCHP

Joshua Kies (2023), WCHP

James Karnes (2024), WCHP


Archived Documents

Faculty Grievance Policy (updated 3/17/2014)
Faculty Grievance Committee 2012-2013
Faculty Grievance Committee 2011-2012
Faculty Grievance Committee 2010-2011
Faculty Grievance Committee 2009-2010
Faculty Grievance Committee 2008-2009
Faculty Grievance Committee 2007-2008
Faculty Grievance Committee 2006-2007
Faculty Grievance Committee 2005-2006
Faculty Grievance Committee 2004-2005
Faculty Grievance Committee 2003-2004
Faculty Grievance Committee 2002-2003
Faculty Grievance Committee 2001-2002
Faculty Grievance Committee 2000-2001

Last updated: 9/6/2022