Council of University System Faculty


CUSF Members

Executive Committee Members 2015-2016: Top Row: Beth Clifford, Chris Brittan-Powell, Trish Westerman, Nagaraj Neerchal, Bottom Row: Virletta Bryant, Robert Kauffman

Executive Committee Members 2015-2016:

Chair: Robert Kauffman, FSU
Vice Chair: Nagaraj Neerchal, UMBC
Secretary: Trish Westerman, BSU
At-Large: Beth Clifford, TU
At-Large: Chris Brittan-Powell, CSU
Past Chair: Virletta Bryant, Coppin

Executive Committee Members 2014-2015:

Chair: Virletta Bryant, CSU
Vice Chair: Robert Kauffman, FSU
Secretary: Pat Alt, TU
At-Large: Bill Montgomery, UMCP
At-Large: Joyce Henderson, UMUC

Executive Committee Members 2013-2014:

Chair: Jay Zimmerman, TU
Vice Chair: Virletta Bryant, CSU
Secretary: Robert Kauffman, FSU
At-Large: Bobbi Adams, SU
At-Large: Nagaraj Neerchal, UMBC
Past Chair: Joyce Shirazi, UMUC


Academic Affairs

Focus—Learning and student outcomes; Closing the achievement gap; P-20


Faculty Affairs

Focus– Faculty benefits, such as early retirement; ORP; tuition remission for dependents; COLA and merit raises; healthcare for current faculty and faculty opting for early retirement; sick leave


Legislative Affairs

Focus— Legislative issues of concern to CUSF


Faculty Awards

FocusFaculty Regents Awards


Membership and Rules

Focus–CUSF Administrative issues

Executive Committee Members 1989-2012