Libraries Assembly

The purpose of Libraries Assembly shall be to enable shared governance, acting as a college in the overall structure of shared governance for the university.

The assembly shall assist in the orderly conduct of the affairs of Augusta University, communicate faculty-related issues, facilitate the performance of faculty duties and obligations, protect the rights and privileges of the faculty, and enhance professional performance and development of the faculty of the Libraries.


Chair: Melissa Johnson
Vice-Chair: Gail Kouame 
Secretary: Jenn Davis

FY 18 Chair:Thomas Weeks, Vice Chair Kathy Davies, Secretary: Ansley Stuart
FY 17: Chair: Julie K. Gaines, Vice Chair: Thomas Weeks, Secretary: Natalie Logue
FY 16: Chair: Darra Balance, Vice Chair: Julie K. Gaines, Secretary: Kim Mears
FY 15: Chair: Fay Verburg, Vice Chair: Darra Balance, Secretary: Maryska Connolly-Brown

Faculty Development Committee: Peter Shipman, Rod Bustos, Sandra Bandy 

Promotion Portfolio Review Committee: Fay Verburg (Chair), Sandra Bandy, Thomas Weeks, Natalee Reese

Research Committee: Kathy Davies (Chair), Sandra Bandy, Julie Gaines, Melissa Johnson

University Senate Library Positions and Terms