Committee on Rules & Jurisdiction (R&J)

This committee formally supervises and consults over all modifications of San Francisco Divisional Bylaws or legislation proposed by standing committees and/or members of the Division.

UCSF Faculty in the Adjunct, Clinical X, Health Sciences Clinical, In-Residence, and Ladder-Rank series are eligible to be appointed.

9 members, meets monthly for one hour.


Academic Senate Staff: Kristie Tappan  

Members

Term
Mijung Park, PhD, MPH, RN, Chair, Ladder Rank, Associate, Fhcn-Administration, (N)    09/01/2021 - 08/31/2022
Spencer Behr, MD, Vice Chair, Clinical X, Associate, Radiology, (M) 09/01/2021 - 08/31/2022
Anthony Baker, PhD, Adjunct, Full, Medicine, (M) 09/01/2020 - 08/31/2023
Elena Nedelcu, MD, HS Clinical, Associate, Laboratory Medicine, (M) 09/01/2021 - 08/31/2024
Matthew Springer, PhD, In Residence, Full, Medicine, (M) 09/01/2019 - 08/31/2022
Elaine Tseng, MD, In Residence, Full, Surgery, (M) 09/01/2021 - 08/31/2024
Janice Tsoh, PhD, In Residence, Full, Psychiatry, (M) 09/01/2021 - 08/31/2024

Ex Officio Members

Term
Doug Carlson, JD, Ex Officio 09/01/2004 - 08/31/2025

Documents of Interest

• Member Resource: Academic Senate Office Contact Information.
• Bylaws: Divisional Bylaws | Systemwide Bylaws and Regulations.
• School Bylaws: Dentistry | Medicine | Nursing | Pharmacy

Annual Report | Bylaws | Committee Description | Archives

 

R&J Guide to Membership, Quorum, and Voting Rights (6/15/21) 

Committee 

Membership 

Quorum 

Specified Voting Rights 

Academic Freedom 

5-6 

½ + 1 

Ex officio members expressly vote. 

Academic Personnel 

7-9 

½ + 1 

HS Clin and Adjunct members are non-voting. 

Academic Planning and Budget 

11-19 excluding ex officio 

Ex officio members are non-voting. 

Clinical Affairs 

≥8 

5 (including 3 regular) 

Ad Hoc members for affiliation reviews are voting members.  

Committee on Committees 

½ + 1 

No ex officio members. 

Courses of Instruction 

10 

½ + 1 

Ex officio member voting rights not restricted. 

Educational Policy 

½ + 1 

No ex officio members. 

Equal Opportunity 

at least 10 

5 voting 

Ex officio members are non-voting. 

Executive Council 

 

13 

Ex officio member voting rights not restricted. 

Faculty Welfare 

7 -10

½ + 1 

No ex officio members. 

Graduate Council 

13 

½ + 1 

Ex officio members are non-voting. 

Library & Scholarly Communication 

10 

½ + 1 

Ex officio member voting rights not restricted. 

Privilege & Tenure 

½ + 1, including Chair or V. Chair 

No ex officio members. 

Research 

15 

½ + 1  

Ex officio member voting rights not restricted. 

Rules & Jurisdiction 

½ + 1 

Parliamentarian is non-voting ex officio member. Registrar is a voting ex officio member. 

Space 

9, including ex officio 

½ + 1 

Ex officio member voting rights not restricted. 

Sustainability 

≥9 

½ + 1 

Ex officio member voting rights are not restricted. Committee includes one non-voting consultant. 

DENTISTRY Full Faculty 

 

15 Senate Series 

 

DENTISTRY Faculty Council 

 

5 Senate Series 

Student representatives cannot vote. If voting as a committee of the Senate, only Senate series may vote. In other matters, all faculty may vote. 

DENTISTRY Student Status  

 

3 voting 

 

DENTISTRY In Depth Review 

 

 

DENTISTRY Predoctoral Admissions Committee 

 

 

Ex officio members are non-voting. 

DENTISTRY Educational Policy 

 

 

Ex officio member voting rights not restricted. 

DENTISTRY Scholarship 

 

 

Ex officio members are non-voting. 

DENTISTRY Academic Planning and Budget 

 

 

Ex officio member voting rights not restricted. 

 

DENTISTRY Student Status 

 

 

Ex officio member voting rights not restricted. 

MEDICINE Full Faculty 

 

20 

 

MEDICINE Faculty Council 

 

5 elected, and an officer or Dean 

Ex officio member voting rights are not restricted. 

MEDICINE Curriculum and Educational Policy 

 

 

Ex officio members are voting members. Permanent guests do not vote.  

MEDICINE Admissions 

 

 

Ex officio member is non-voting. 

NURSING Full Faculty 

 

20 

 

NURSING Faculty Council 

 

5 voting, including one officer 

Ex officio member is non-voting. 

NURSING Standing Committees 

 

 

Ex officio members are non-voting. 

PHARMACY Full Faculty 

 

15 

 

PHARMACY Faculty Council  

 

6, including 3 elected, 4 Senate members, and Dean or Associate Dean 

Ex officio member voting rights not restricted. 

 

PHARMACY Student Progress 

 

51% of Coursework Directors 

 

PHARMACY Curriculum and Educational Policy 

 

 

Ex officio member voting rights not restricted. The Dean is a non-voting guest.