Table of Contents
Collection Overview +/-
Collection Inventory +/-
box 1, folder 1: Academic Advising Committee
box 1, folder 2: Advisory Council
box 1, folder 3: Athletic Ad Hoc Committee
box 1, folder 4: Appointment and Rank Committee
box 1, folder 5: Faculty Chairs
box 1, folder 6: Marketing Subcommittee
box 1, folder 7: Pontz House Ad Hoc Committee
box 1, folder 8: Statistics Ad Hoc Committee
Biographical Note/Historical Note +/-
Over the years, the title of the chief academic officer of Westminster College has changed. From 1901-1976, sixteen men served as the Dean (of the College) charged with overseeing faculty affairs as part of their duties. Beginning in 1981, the title changed to "Academic Vice-President and Dean of the Faculty", and in 2003 to "Provost and Vice-President for Academic Affairs".
Sheldon Jackson College (Salt Lake City, Utah) was in existence from 1895-1901. Robert Gibson McNiece was the Dean from 1897 through the 1901 transition to Westminster College, thus serving as the first dean of Westminster College from 1901-1913. Below is a partial list of the various men who have served as the chief academic officer:
Dean of the College
Academic Vice-President and Dean of Faculty
Provost and Vice-President for Academic Affairs
Content Description +/-
This collection consists of the records of various faculty committees dating from 1982-1985 at Westminster College, Salt Lake City, Utah. During these years, the Academic Vice-President and Dean of Faculty position was held by Douglas W. Steeples (1980-1983) and Allan Kuusisto (1983-1987).
Materials including agenda, memoranda, minutes (drafts and final), recommendations, and reports. They were used to document the actions of the committees and to inform the faculty of their activities. Their agenda includes proposed changes and decisions to various administration groups of Westminster College. The proposed changes and decisions range from courses to the goals of incoming or transferring students.
These committees were short-term; few existed for more than a year. The committees represented are:
Collection Use +/-
Restrictions on Access:
Open to public research.
Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.
Twenty-four hours advance notice is encouraged.
Restrictions on Use:
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.
Permission to publish material must be obtained from the director of the Giovale Library.
Westminster College Dean of Faculty's Office. Faculty committee records, 1982-1985, ACC-170, Giovale Library Archives, Westminster College, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Administrative Information +/-
Arranged alphabetically by committee name.
Processed November 2008 by Tera Mayo.
Westminster College (Salt Lake City, Utah : 1902-1983). Dean of Faculty's Office
Westminster College of Salt Lake City. Dean of Faculty's Office
Collection materials are in English.
0.5 linear feet
Language of the Finding Aid:
Author of the Finding Aid:
Finding aid written November 2008 by Tera Mayo; expanded April 2014 by Sarah Shaw.
EAD Creation Date:
2014 April 29 by Sarah Shaw
Describing Archives : A Content Standard (DACS)
Related collections in Giovale Library Archives:
Westminster College (Salt Lake City, Utah : 1902-1983)--Faculty
Universities and colleges--Utah--Salt Lake City--Faculty
Form or Genre Terms:
Agendas (administrative records)
Kuusisto, Allan K.
Salt Lake City (Utah)--History--Sources