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(last updated 9/16/14)

Professional Conduct Committee

POSITION

MEMBERS

FACULTY TERMS:
3 YRS

Sept: ballot election by senate
Term: Sept 16 thru Sept 15

Top Term= Active Member
Bottom Term=Alternate

Active Faculty (5): Carolyn Gascoigne (A&S)

9/16/14 - 9/15/17, R4164
9/16/17 - 9/15/20, Alt/R4164

Jodi Kreiling (A&S)

9/16/13 - 9/15/16, R4113
9/16/16 - 9/15/19, Alt/R4113
Robert Woody (A&S) (2014-2015 Chair)

9/16/13 - 9/15/16, R4113 (R4164)
9/16/16 - 9/15/19, Alt/R3059 (R4164)
John Erickson (CBA) 9/16/12-9/15/15, Alt/R4060
Art Diamond (CBA) 9/16/12-9/15/15, Alt/R4060
Alternate Faculty (5): Kerry Beldin (CPACS) 10/16/12-10/15/15, Alt/R3000 & R4060
Scott Harrington (ED) 10/16/12-10/15/15, Alt/R3000 & R4060
Shereen Bingham (CFAM) 9/16/13-9/15/16, Alt/R3059/4113 resigned from committee 9/2013
Janice Rech (A&S) 9/16/13-9/15/16, Alt/R3059/4113

Melissa Berke (CFAM)

9/16/14 - 9/15/17, Alt/R4010

Governance Documents:


Resolution 2459, 05/10/00:

WHEREAS, members of the senate’s Faculty Grievance Committee and Professional Conduct Committee are elected by ballot vote of the senate, and

WHEREAS, the Faculty Grievance Committee’s election is currently held in the month of September while the Professional Conduct Committee’s election is currently held in the month of October; therefore,

BE IT RESOLVED, that the Faculty Senate of the University of Nebraska at Omaha hereby changes the Professional Conduct Committee’s election to the month of September to run concurrent with the Faculty Grievance Committee’s election, and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Senate Bylaws, Article VI, Section 6, 6.3 be amended as follows:

6.3 Professional Conduct Committee. This committee, composed of five (5) tenured UNO faculty members holding the rank of assistant professor or above, will consider all professional conduct cases arising under section 4.15 of the Bylaws of the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska. The election to fill committee vacancies due to resignation, retirement, or the expiration of a three-year term shall be held at the September meeting each year. The faculty senate shall choose committee members by plurality vote from a list of nominees prepared by the Committee on Rules. The ballot shall list one more nominee for each vacancy than there are positions to be filled and, insofar as feasible, wide representation of the faculty should be sought in the composition of the committee. Members of the committee shall serve staggered terms, meaning that the term(s) of one class of members will expire each year. Retiring members shall continue to serve for three (3) years as alternates who will be available as committee replacements should the need arise in a particular case. The committee shall elect its own chairperson from the membership. A committee with a case under consideration shall, when necessary, continue past September with its membership unchanged until the case is resolved; in such an event, new cases shall be considered by the reconstituted committee.


Resolutions:


RESOLUTION 4164, 9/10/14 : UNO Professional Conduct Committee

BE IT RESOLVED, that in accordance with the Faculty Senate of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Bylaws, Article VI.5.3, Professional Conduct Committee, the following faculty members are brought forward by the Rules Committee for ballot election by the senate.

BE IT RESOLVED, that one representative must be elected by ballot vote to serve a three-year term from September 16, 2014, through September 15, 2017, to replace outgoing member, Melissa Berke, whose term will expire. In accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following two nominees ( all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

Rex Cammack, (8)
Carolyn Gascoigne. (24)

The newly elected representatives will also serve as alternates for three-years from September 16, 2015, through September 15, 2018.

Melissa Berke will continue serving as alternate (replacing Joe Bertinetti) for three-years, from September 16, 2014, through September 15, 2017, per Resolution 4011.

AND

BE IT RESOLVED, that one representative must be elected by ballot vote to complete a three-year term through September 15, 2016, to replace outgoing member, Christiana Bratiotis, who has not yet received tenure. In accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following two nominees ( all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

Robert Woody, (21)
Brian McKevitt. (11)

The newly elected representative will also serve as alternates for three-years from September 16, 2016, through September 15, 2019.


RESOLUTION 4113, 9/11/13: UNO Professional Conduct Committee

BE IT RESOLVED, that in accordance with the Faculty Senate of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Bylaws, Article VI.5.3, Professional Conduct Committee, the following faculty members are brought forward by the Rules Committee for ballot election by the senate.

BE IT RESOLVED, that two representatives must be elected by ballot vote to serve three-year terms from September 16, 2013, through September 15, 2016, to replace outgoing members, Shereen Bingham and Janice Rech, whose terms have expired. In accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following four nominees (all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

Christina Dando
Jodi Kreiling (elected)
Christiana Bratiotis (elected)
Jay Irwin.

The newly elected representatives will also serve as alternates for three-years from September 16, 2015, through September 15, 2018.

Shereen Bingham and Janice Rech will continue serving as alternates (replacing Robert Woody and Jeanette Seaberry) for three-years, from September 16, 2013, through September 15, 2016, per Resolution 3059.


RESOLUTION 4060, 9/12/2012 : UNO Professional Conduct Committee

 BE IT RESOLVED, that in accordance with the Faculty Senate of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Bylaws, Article VI.5.3, Professional Conduct Committee, the following faculty members are brought forward by the Rules Committee for ballot election by the senate.

BE IT RESOLVED, that two representatives must be elected by ballot vote to serve three-year terms from September 16, 2012, through September 15, 2015, to replace outgoing members, Kerry Beldin and Scott Harrington, whose terms have expired. In accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following four nominees (all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

John Erickson (elected)
Art Diamond (elected)
Brigette Ryalls
Franklin Thompson.

The newly elected representatives will also serve as alternates for three-years from September 16, 2015, through September 15, 2018.

Kerry Beldin and Scott Harrington will continue serving as alternates (replacing Juliet Parnell and Jack Heidel) for three-years, from September 16, 2012, through September 15, 2015, per Resolutions 2844 & 3000.


RESOLUTION 4011, 9/14/11 : UNO Professional Conduct Committee

BE IT RESOLVED, that one representative must be elected by ballot vote to serve a three-year term from September 16, 2011, through September 15, 2014, to replace outgoing member, Joe Bertinetti, whose term has expired. In accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following two nominees (all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

Robert Ottemann (6 votes)
Melissa Berke. (elected with 18 votes)

The newly elected representative will also serve as alternate for three-years from September 16, 2014, through September 15, 2017.

Joe Bertinetti will be retiring, effective August 31, 2011, so will not be listed


RESOLUTION 3059, 9/8/10: Professional Conduct Committee

BE IT RESOLVED, that two representatives must be elected by ballot vote to serve three-year terms from September 16, 2010, through September 15, 2013, to replace outgoing members, Jeanette Seaberry and Robert Woody, whose terms have expired. In accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following four nominees (all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

Candice Batton
Shereen Bingham ELECTED
Janice Rech ELECTED
Sharon Sobel .

The two newly elected representatives will also serve as alternates for three-years from September 16, 2013, through September 15, 2016.

Jeannette Seaberry and Robert Woody will continue serving as alternates (replacing Lisa Boucher and Carol Mitchell) for three-years, from September 16, 2010, through September 15, 2013, per Resolution 2886.


Resolution 3000, 9/09/09: UNO Professional Conduct Committee

BE IT RESOLVED, that one representative must be elected by ballot vote to serve a three-year term from September 16, 2009, through September 15, 2012, to replace outgoing members, Jack Heidel and Juliette Parnell, whose terms have expired. In accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following four nominees (all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

  • Kerry Beldin ELECTED
  • David Carter
  • Scott Harrington ELECTED
  • Robert Ottemann

The two newly elected representatives will also serve as alternates for three-years from September 16, 2012, through September 15, 2015.

Jack Heidel and Juliette Parnell will continue serving as alternates (replacing Donna Dufner and Richard Stacy) for three-years, from September 16, 2009, through September 15, 2012, per Resolution R2694.


Resolution 2924, 9/10/08: UNO Professional Conduct Committee (by Faculty Senate Ballot Vote)

BE IT RESOLVED, that one representative must be elected by ballot vote to serve a three-year term from September 16, 2008, through September 15, 2011, to replace outgoing member Bob Nash. In accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following two nominees (all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

  • Joe Bertinetti ELECTED
  • Joyce Neujahr

The newly elected representative will also serve as alternate for three-years from September 16, 2011, through September 15, 2014.

Bob Nash will continue serving as an alternate (replacing Kathleen Danielson) for three-years, from September 16, 2008, through September 15, 2011, per Resolution 2803.


Resolution 2886, 9/12/07: UNO Professional Conduct Committee (by Faculty Senate Ballot Vote)

BE IT RESOLVED, that two representatives must be elected by ballot vote to serve three-year terms from September 16, 2007, through September 15, 2010, to replace outgoing members Lisa Boucher and James Dick. In accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following four nominees (all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

  • Jeanette Seaberry ELECTED (20 votes)
  • Joe Bertinetti
  • Janice Rech
  • Robert Woody ELECTED (22 votes)

The newly elected representatives will also serve as alternates for three- years from September 16, 2010, through September 15, 2013.

Lisa Boucher and James Dick will continue serving as an alternates (replacing Rebecca Morris and Carol Mitchell) for three-years, from October 16, 2007, through October 15, 2010, per Resolution R2755.


Resolution 2844, 9/13/2006: UNO Professional Conduct Committee (for Faculty Senate Ballot Vote)

BE IT RESOLVED, that in accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following four nominees (all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

  • Juliette Parnell ELECTED
  • Jeanette Seaberry
  • Bob Woody
  • Jack Heidel ELECTED

Two representative must be elected by ballot vote to serve three-year terms from October 16, 2006, through October 15, 2009, to replace outgoing members Donna Dufner and Richard Stacy. These newly elected representatives will also serve as alternate for three- years from October 16, 2009, through October 15, 2012.

Donna Dufner and Richard Stacy will continue serving as an alternate (replacing Thomas Lorsbach and Richard Sindt) for three-years from October 16, 2006, through October 15, 2009, per Resolution R2694.


Resolution 2803, 9/14/05 (Professional Conduct Committee) (Faculty Senate Ballot Vote)

BE IT RESOLVED, that in accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following two nominees (all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

Bob Nash ELECTED
Robert Smith.

One representative must be elected by ballot vote to serve three-year terms from October 16, 2005, through October 15, 2008, to replace outgoing member Kathleen Danielson. This newly elected representative will also serve as alternate for three- years from October 16, 2008, through October 15, 2011.

Kathleen Danielson will continue serving as an alternate (replacing Karen Falconer- Al-Hindi) for three-years from October 16, 2005, through October 15, 2008, per Resolution R2652.


Resolution 2755, 09/08/04: Professional Conduct Committee (Ballot Vote by Senate)

BE IT RESOLVED, that in accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following four nominees (all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

Lisa Boucher (Elected)
Donna Dufner
Zhenguan Wang
James Dick (Elected).

Two representatives must be elected by ballot vote to serve three-year terms from October 16, 2004, through October 15, 2007, to replace outgoing members Carol Mitchell and Rebecca Morris. These newly elected representatives will also serve as alternates for three-years from October 16, 2007, through October 15, 2010.

Carol Mitchell and Rebecca Morris will continue serving as alternates (replacing Sunny Andrews and Richard Stacy) for three-years from October 16, 2004, through October 15, 2007, per Resolution R2593.


Resolution 2694, 09/10/03 (Professional Conduct Committee)

BE IT RESOLVED, that in accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following (all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are elected from four nominees by the full senate as follows:

Donna Dufner
Richard Stacy

The two representatives are elected by ballot vote to serve three-year terms from September 16, 2003, through September 15, 2006, to replace outgoing members Thomas Lorsbach and Roger Sindt. These newly elected representatives will also serve as alternates for three-years from September 16, 2006, through September 15, 2009. Thomas Lorsbach and Roger Sindt will continue serving as alternates (replacing Darryll Lewis and Jerry Cederblom) for three-years from September 16, 2003, through September 15, 2006, per Resolution 2501.


Resolution 2652 : 11/13/2002: Professional Conduct Committee (Committee on Rules) Ballot vote by Senate

BE IT RESOLVED, that in accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following two nominees (all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

Kathleen Danielson (elected)
Graham Mitenko

One representative must be elected by ballot vote to serve a three-year term from October 16, 2002, through October 15, 2005, to replace outgoing member Karen Falconer-Al-Hindi. This newly elected representative will also serve as an alternate for three-years from from October 16, 2005, through October 15, 2008.

Karen Falconer-Al-Hindi will continue serving as alternate (replacing William Tapprich) for three-years from October 16, 2002, through October 15, 20005, per Resolution 2416.


Resolution 2593, 09/12/01: Committee on Rules

Ballot Vote by Senate: BE IT RESOLVED, that in accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following three nominees (all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

John Price
Rebecca Morris (elected)
Carol Mitchell (elected)

Two representatives must be elected by ballot vote to serve three-year terms from October 16, 2001, through October 15, 2004, to replace outgoing members Sunny Andrews and Richard Stacy. These newly elected representatives will also serve as alternates for three-years from from October 16, 2004, through October 15, 2007.

Sunny Andrews and Richard Stacy will continue serving as alternates (replacing Jim Czarnecki and Carole Larson) for three-years from October 16, 2001, through October 15, 20004, per Resolution 2345.


Resolution 2594, 09/12/01: Committee on Rules

Ballot Vote by Senate: BE IT RESOLVED, that in accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following two nominees (all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

One representative must be elected by ballot vote to complete the term of service from September 13, 2001, through October 15, 2003, for alternate Justin Stolen who no longer works at UNO:

Jerry Cederbloom (elected)
David Conway

Resolution 2501, 09/13/00: Committee on Rules

Ballot Vote by Senate: BE IT RESOLVED, that in accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following two nominees (all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

Two representatives must be elected by ballot vote to serve three-year terms from October 16, 2000, through October 15, 2003, to replace outgoing members Darryll Lewis and Justin Stolen. These newly elected representatives will also serve as alternates for three-years from October 16, 2003, through October 15, 2006.

Darryll Lewis and Justin Stolen will continue serving as an alternate (replacing Margaret Gessaman and John Hill) for three-years from October 16, 2000, through October 15, 2003 per Resolution 2252.

Roger Sindt (to replace Darryll Lewis) (elected)
Thomas Lorsbach (to replace Justin Stolen) (elected)
Richard Duggin

Resolution 2502, 09/13/00: Committee on Rules

Ballot Vote by Senate: BE IT RESOLVED, that in accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following nominees (all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

One representative must be elected by ballot vote to complete the term of serve from September 13, 2000, through October 15, 2001, for alternate Julia Curtis who no longer works at UNO:

James Czarnecki (to replace Julia Curtis) (elected)
Miriam DeLone (withdrew after tie vote)

Resolution 2459, 05/10/00: Committee on Rules

WHEREAS, members of the senate's Faculty Grievance Committee and Professional Conduct Committee are elected by ballot vote of the senate, and

WHEREAS, the Faculty Grievance Committee's election is currently held in the month of September while the Professional Conduct Committee's election is currently held in the month of October; therefore,

BE IT RESOLVED, that the Faculty Senate of the University of Nebraska at Omaha hereby changes the Professional Conduct Committee's election to the month of September to run concurrent with the Faculty Grievance Committee's election, and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the senate Bylaws, Article VI, Section 6, 6.3 be amended as follows: 6.3 Professional Conduct Committee. This committee, composed of five (5) tenured UNO faculty members holding the rank of assistant professor or above, will consider all professional conduct cases arising under section 4.15 of the Bylaws of the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska. The election to fill committee vacancies due to resignation, retirement, or the expiration of a three-year term shall be held no later than October 15th of at the September meeting each year. The faculty senate shall choose committee members by plurality vote from a list of nominees prepared by the Committee on Rules. The ballot shall list one more nominee for each vacancy than there are positions to be filled and, insofar as feasible, wide representation of the faculty should be sought in the composition of the committee. Members of the committee shall serve staggered terms, meaning that the term(s) of one class of members will expire each year. Retiring members shall continue to serve for three (3) years as alternates who will be available as committee replacements should the need arise in a particular case. The committee shall elect its own chairperson from the membership. A committee with a case under consideration shall, when necessary, continue past September with its membership unchanged until the case is resolved; in such an event, new cases shall be considered by the reconstituted committee.


Resolution 2416, 10/13/99: Committee on Rules

Ballot Vote: BE IT RESOLVED, that in accordance with Section 1.1 of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Professional Conduct Committee's Rules and Procedures, the following two nominees (all tenured faculty ranked assistant professor or above) are brought forward by the Committee on Rules for ballot election by the full senate as follows:

One representative must be elected by ballot vote to serve a three-year term from October 13, 1999, through October 15, 2002, to replace outgoing member William Tapprich. The newly elected representative will also serve as an alternate for three-years from October 16, 2002, through October 15, 2005. William Tapprich will continue serving as an alternate for three-years from October 16, 1999, through October 15, 2002 per Resolution 2175.

Karen Falconer Al-Hindi (elected)
Roger Hoburg.