AAUP/Faculty Association Grievance & Mediation Committee

Committee Membership

Name Department College Term Expiration
Samuel Collins Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice CLA 2019
Kerri Goodwin, Chair Psychology CLA 2019
George Georgiou Economics CBE 2019
Subrata Acharya Computer & Information Sciences FCSM 2020
 Min Jin Music COFAC 2020

This committee meets once at the beginning of the academic year to elect a chair and then as needed throughout the year.


The responsibilities of the AAUP/Faculty Association Grievance and Mediation Committee are defined in TU Policy 02-04.00 and the USM Policy on Faculty Grievances, II-4.00. The committee meets at the beginning of each year to elect a chair, and then meets as needed.  Faculty holding a recognized faculty rank, including lecturers, regardless of tenure status and/or percent time of employment, may file a grievance. Grievances include, but are not limited to, disputes involving academic freedom, merit, teaching load, discipline and other administrative actions.