Faculty Senate

"Celebrating the heritage...securing the future!"

Purpose

The Senate provides a systematic means for the effective participation of the faculty in the affairs of the college, and adequate channels for the administration of Tyler Junior College to seek the judgment and counsel of the faculty about matters of mutual concern.

Vision

While specific senate actions change annually, the following broad-based "guides" have been constant.

  • Provide meaningful faculty participation in college planning & decision-making
  • Improve the quality of education and services provided for students
  • Participate in projects benefiting the campus and community
  • Advocate professional development and recognition of faculty
  • Improve factors affecting faculty morale

Cabinet Members

Jamie Bitzenhofer, President
903-533-5453
jbit@tjc.edu

Jill Johnson, President-Elect
Academic Committee
903-510-2282
jill.johnson@tjc.edu

Jen Jennings, Secretary
Rules Committee
903-510-3203
jennifer.jennings@tjc.edu

Chris Shaw 
Instructional Support Committee
903-510-2474
csha@tjc.edu

Sandy Sims 
Student Relations Committee
903-510-2690
ssim2@tjc.edu

Nancy Carter
Faculty Development Committee
903-510-2589
ncar@tjc.edu

Upcoming Meetings

The Faculty Senate minutes are located in Apache Access on the Faculty tab.