Bylaws

Governance Procedures

Posted On May 20, 2015

Meetings of the Faculty Frequency of Meetings

A regular meeting of the faculty is held once each semester of the academic year. A summer faculty meeting may be called at the Dean’s discretion.

Special meetings may be called at the Dean’s discretion and shall be called by the Dean whenever 20 percent of the voting… more »

Administrative Committees

Posted On May 20, 2015

General Purpose and Relationships Among Committees

The College’s five administrative committees deal with those matters which do not fall within the responsibilities of the academic program committees (Section IV) or development committees (Sections V and VI).

There are five administrative committees:

Executive Committee Faculty Affairs Committee Planning Committee Promotion and Tenure Committee Hearings Committee… more »

Faculty Development Committee

Posted On May 20, 2015

Membership

The membership of the Faculty Development Committee is comprised of a chair appointed by the Dean and four members elected from the faculty of the College. The associate dean or other Dean’s designee with corresponding responsibilities serves as an ex‑officio, non‑voting member of the committee.

Appointment of Chair

The chair of the Faculty Development… more »

Academic Program Councils

Posted On May 20, 2015

Purpose and Membership

There are two academic program councils: (1) the Graduate Program Council with responsibility for overseeing the curriculum of the College’s master’s and doctoral programs; (2) the Undergraduate Program Council with responsibility for overseeing the curriculum of the College’s baccalaureate degree program(s). The membership of each of the two academic program councils is… more »

Academic Units

Posted On May 20, 2015

Definitions and Responsibilities

The definition of academic unit and the duties of the head of an academic unit are described in Article X of the Statutes of Georgia State University. Academic units include schools, departments and institutes.

Triennial Evaluation of Heads of Academic Units

In accordance with Article X, Section 3, of the Statutes of… more »

Dean

Posted On May 20, 2015

Powers and Duties

The powers and duties of deans of colleges are defined in Article VIII, Section 3, of the Statutes of Georgia State University.

Triennial Evaluation of Dean and Associate Deans

In accordance with Article VIII, Section 2, of the Statutes of Georgia State University, an evaluation of the Dean will be undertaken by… more »

Faculty

Posted On May 20, 2015

Definition of Faculty

Faculty, for purposes of these Bylaws, are those individuals who have the right to vote at faculty meetings. The faculty consists of the President, the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, the Dean of the Robinson College of Business, and all full‑time faculty holding appointments in the Robinson College of Business… more »

Preamble

Posted On May 20, 2015

These Bylaws of the faculty of the Robinson College of Business are supplementary to the Georgia State University Statutes and Bylaws and the Bylaws and Policies of the Regents of the University System of Georgia. They must be read in the light of these basic governing documents of the University. To avoid duplication, many provisions… more »