Shared Governance, Service & Committees

SBS Faculty with Roles in Shared Governance

For 2019-2020, the following SBS faculty have roles in institutional shared governance. Please feel free to reach out to any of them with questions, concerns, or comments.


The Strategic Planning and Budget Advisory Committee (SPBAC)

University-wide General Education Committee (UWGEC)


Faculty Senate Executive Committee

Faculty Senate

Academic Personnel Policy Committee (APPC)

Student Affairs Policy Committee



Committee on Academic Freedom and Tenure (CAFT)

Committee of 11

Constitution and Bylaws Committee

Nominating Committee

SBS Faculty Advisory Committee

Our Faculty Advisory Committee advises the Dean on emerging matters of college or university importance. It is an elected body composed of five faculty members (rank open), with representatives across the units.

Information on eligibility and voting procedures is available through the Faculty Advisory Committee policy.

Spring 2021 members of the Faculty Advisory Committee:

Faculty interested in learning more about the Faculty Advisory Committee, including how to participate, are welcome to email the above members or email Mika Galilee-Belfer on the Faculty Affairs team in SBS.

SBS Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Committee

The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences places critical perspectives on social difference at the very center of our scholarship, teaching, and service. See our statement on Diversity & Inclusion.

Open letter to President Robbins regarding freedom of speech and the AZ3

Statement of Support for Native SOAR (Student Outreach, Access, and Resiliency) Students

2020-2021 members of the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee


Looking for a new service opportunity? There are several committees within in SBS that you can consider:


  • Continuing Status & Promotion Committee
  • Diversity & Inclusion Committee
  • Faculty Advisory Committee
  • Promotion & Tenure Committee
  • Sabbatical Committee

If you are interested in serving on one of the SBS committees, please email Mika Galilee-Belfer on the Faculty Affairs team in SBS.