Staff Senate seeks nominations

From: Staff Senate

The Staff Senate is one of the ways all non-faculty salaried and non-student wage staff can participate in shared governance at Virginia Tech.

The Staff Senate is currently seeking nominations of staff employees for representation on council, commissions, and committees. Available openings are as follows:

Staff Senate Vice-President: (one seat, staff senator, one-year term)

Staff Senate Parliamentarian: (one seat, staff senator, one-year term)

Staff Senate Secretary: (one seat, staff senator, one-year term)

Academic Support Committee: (one seat, any staff)

Athletics Committee: (one seat, any staff, two-year term)                                                                                           

Commission on Equal Opportunity and Diversity: (one seat, staff senator or senator alternate)

Commission on Research: (one seat, staff senator or senator alternate)

Commission on Staff Policies and Affairs: (three seats, any staff, two from administrative areas, one from an academic area)

Commission on Undergraduate Studies and Policies: (one seat, staff senator or senator alternate)

Employee Benefits Committee: (two seats, staff senator or senator alternate)

Energy and Sustainability Committee: (two seats, staff senator or senator alternate)

Undergraduate Curriculum Committee: (one seat, any staff)

University Council: (two seats, any staff)

If you would like to nominate a fellow staff member, submit a self-nomination, or have any questions, please email Judy Taylor (taylor1@vt.edu). Nominations must be submitted by March 28, 2018 by 5 p.m. by email to Judy Taylor. All nominees will be contacted by email with additional information.

Terms begin on July 1, 2019 and are three years in duration unless otherwise noted. Vacancies will be filled by election held in Staff Senate in April 2019.

Staff interested in serving on a committee that does not currently have an opening should contact Judy Taylor.