A52.2: Committee on Governance
The Committee on Governance is a constitutionally designated standing committee of the general faculty and members are elected by the entire voting faculty.
According to the Faculty Constitution, Article I, Sec. 5(c) as amended in 1984:
(A committee of five voting members of the general faculty shall be nominated and elected by mail ballot for overlapping three-year terms. Duties of this committee are to prepare, in conjunction with the Secretary of the University, the agenda of general faculty meetings; to oversee elections, including referenda; to recommend adjustments, improvements and refinements in the faculty organizational structure; to represent the general faculty to the Senate; and to call meetings of the general faculty when necessary. The Committee shall annually elect a chair.)