The Faculty Rights & Responsibilities Committee (formerly Committee on Faculty) makes recommendations on all matters pertaining to faculty. In particular, it oversees and approves any changes to the Faculty Handbook.
Vice Chair of the Faculty Congress (ex officio)
Dr. Catherine Warrick, Political Science
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Dr. Alice Dailey, Chair, English
Dr. Mark Wilson, Ethics
Dr. Rory Kramer, Sociology & Criminology
Mirela Damian, Computing Science
Angela DiBenedetto, Biology
College of Engineering
Dr. James Peyton Jones, Electrical & Computer Engineering
Dr. Rosalind Wynne, Electrical & Computer Engineering
Villanova University was founded in 1842 by the Order of St. Augustine. To this day, Villanova’s Augustinian Catholic intellectual tradition is the cornerstone of an academic community in which students learn to think critically, act compassionately and succeed while serving others. There are more than 10,000 undergraduate, graduate and law students in the University’s six colleges.