All-University Development Committee

Reference Number: S84-117
Senate Approval Date: Sunday, January 01, 1984

ALL-UNIVERSITY DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE


Academic Senate Policy Recommendation #S84-117, approved by the Senate
3/27/84


1. San
Francisco State University shall establish an All-University Development
Committee that will be responsible for formulating general policy on and
coordinating all academic development efforts. All policy recommendations will be sent to the Academic
Senate for its deliberation.

a. With
regard to University Development, the Committee shall


1)
discover,
articulate and communicate to the Academic Senate and the President the
faculty’s views on all development efforts that affect research, scholarship
and creative activity at the University;


2)
establish
guidelines for articulating individual, school and University efforts to seek
external funds;


3)
recommend
the allocation of unrestricted funds obtained from external sources

b. With
regard to Faculty Development, the Committee shall


1)
encourage
individual, group and University-wide projects for research and
development. Such proposals shall
include, but not be limited to faculty development-fund grants, CSU
maxi-grants, NEH summer stipends;


2)
invite,
evaluate and recommend funding of proposals for faculty research and
development. Such proposals shall
include, but not be limited to faculty development-fund grants, CSU
maxi-grants, NEH summer stipends;


3)
recommend
allocation of such portions of the University’s budget as are available to
support research and related activities;


4)
recommend
allocation of the University’s facilities in cases where requests for
facilities to conduct research and related activities exceed existing
resources.

c. The
Committee’s membership shall consist of seven full members, with voting
privileges, and three adjunct members.


1)
full
members include the following:

(a) four
faculty members elected at large for three-year terms. Elections shall be arranged so that
terms are staggered and so that no more than one faculty member is drawn from
any one school.

(b) one
member chosen by the Executive Committee of the Academic Senate for a one-year term.

(c) two
members appointed by the President for a one-year term.


2)
Adjunct
members include the following:

(a) the
Director of Development

(b) the
Dean of Graduate Studies and Research

(c) the
Executive Director of the Frederic Burk Foundation, Inc.

2. Upon
the creation of an All-University Development Committee, the Professional
Research and Development Committee (PRDC) shall be dissolved.

3. San
Francisco State University shall establish a University Development Council to
serve as liaison between the University and the community in matters relating
to development. The Council shall
provide advice to the President on development efforts and facilitate those
efforts. Membership on the Council
shall include individuals drawn from the community as well as the University. Among the University representatives to
the Council will be the Chair of the All-University Development Council.

*** APPROVED BY THE PRESIDENT ON APRIL 3, 1984 ***