The work of the Professional Faculty Interests Committee addresses the interests of professional faculty at OSU. Purview of this Committee includes receiving concerns, conducting data collection and analysis, exploring necessary changes and formulating and recommending potential initiatives. The committee makes recommendations to the OSU Faculty Senate and works collaboratively with campus partners, as well as other committees when appropriate.
The Committee is composed of nine members representing the broad spectrum of professional faculty job families including an off-campus member each from Extension and OSU-Cascades. There shall be no more than two members from the same job family. Additionally, there shall be one ex-officio, non-voting member representing the Professional Faculty Leadership Association appointed annually by the Professional Faculty Leadership Association President.