Texas Tech University

Tenure Hearing Committee

Charge:

Members of the Tenure Hearing Committee, when convened, are responsible for considering faculty terminations under provisions of the university tenure policy.

Appointment:

From the committee, five members will be chosen by lot by the Tenure Advisory Committee to hear an individual case.

Operating Procedures:

The Tenure Hearing Committee will operate in accordance with the provisions of the Texas Tech University policies on tenure.

Chairperson:

The Tenure Hearing Committee will elect a chairperson from its membership.

Membership:

See below membership code.

Name College/Department Membership Code Term Began Term Ends
Ballou, Michael College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources 1 2018 2019
Chalex-Boyle, Anne College of Visual and Performing Arts 1 2018 2019
Cook, Kirsten Rawls College of Business Administration 1 2018 2019
Curzer, Howard  College of Arts and Sciences 1 2018 2019
Duemer, Lee  College of Education 1 2018 2019
Farmer, Michael  College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources 1 2018 2019
Gardner, William  Rawls College of Business Administration 1 2018 2019
Hahn, Barbara  College of Arts and Sciences 1 2018 2019
Heinz, Laura  Library 1 2018 2019
Henry, Cynthia  Library 1 2018 2019
Hernandez, Annette  College of Engineering 1 2018 2019
Hidalgo, Susan 

Library 1 2018 2019
Litsey, Ryan  Library 1 2018 2019
Morgan-Fleming, Barbara  College of Education 1 2018 2019
Nathan, Daniel  College of Arts and Sciences 1 2018 2019
Pearl, Tracy  School of Law 1 2018 2019
Perry, Gad  College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources 1 2018 2019
Rogers, Lisa  College of Visual and Performing Arts 1 2018 2019
Siwatu, Kamau  College of Education 1 2018 2019
Smith, Phil  College of Arts and Sciences 1 2018 2019
Dwyer, Jerry  College of Education 1 2018 2019
Thompson, Leslie  College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources 1 2018 2019
Tomlinson, Susan  Honors College 1 2018 2019
Warner, Diane  Library 1 2018 2019

Membership Code:

  1. At least twenty-two tenured faculty members, elected annually. 
  2. Two members-at-Large