Board of Regents of the University of Michigan

September 2015 Regents' Meeting

Thursday, September 17, 2015 - Anderson Room, Michigan Union

Meeting Schedule

4 p.m.

Call to Order

  • President's Opening Remarks
  • Presentation
    • College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
  • Public Comments on Agenda-Related Topics
  • Regents' Committee Reports
    • Finance, Audit and Investment Committee
    • Health Affairs Committee
    • Personnel, Compensation and Governance Committee
  • Regular Business Agenda
Consent Agenda (Roman Numeral Sections I-VIII)

I. MINUTES

  1. Approval of July 16, 2015 Minutes

II. REPORTS

  1. Investment Report
  2. Plant Extension Report
  3. University Human Resources Report
  4. Litigation Report
  5. Research Report
  6. Other Reports (no documents)
    • University of Michigan Health System
    • Student Life
    • Dearborn Campus
    • Flint Campus
  7. Faculty Governance Update
  8. Central Student Government/UM-Dearborn Student Government Reports

III. VOLUNTARY SUPPORT

  1. Report on Voluntary Support, June 30, 2015
  2. Report on Voluntary Support, July 31, 2015
  3. Report on Voluntary Support, August 31, 2015

IV. PERSONNEL ACTIONS

(Summary and Individual Regents Communications for items 1-11) (Use "bookmark" feature when viewing PDF document.) (Supplemental Agenda Items)


    Ann Arbor Campus-recommendations for approval:

  1. New appointments and promotions for regular associate and full professor ranks, with tenure
  2. New appointments and promotions for regular associate and full professor ranks, without tenure
  3. Reappointments of regular instructional staff and selected academic and administrative staff
  4. Joint or additional appointments or transfers of regular associate or full professors and selected academic and administrative staff
  5. Establishing and renaming professorships and selected academic administrative positions
  6. Other personnel transactions for regular instructional staff and selected academic and administrative staff

    Dearborn Campus-recommendations for approval:

  7. Reappointments of regular instructional staff and selected academic and administrative staff
  8. Joint or additional appointments or transfers of regular associate or full professors and selected academic and administrative staff

    Flint Campus-recommendations for approval:

  9. New appointments and promotions for regular associate and full professor ranks, with tenure
  10. Joint or additional appointments or transfers of regular associate or full professors and selected academic and administrative staff
  11. Other personnel transactions for regular instructional staff and selected academic and administrative staff

    Committee appointments

  12. Ann Arbor campus

V. PERSONNEL REPORTS

  1. Reports of Lecturers' Employee Organization (LEO) Activity
  2. Reports of regular instructional transactions

VI. RETIREMENT MEMOIRS

  1. Adoption of retirement memoirs for Dennis R. Capozza, Ph.D., professor of finance; David R. Engelke, Ph.D., interim chair of the Department of Biological Chemistry and professor of biological chemistry; Mona L. Goldman, Ph.D., research assistant professor of psychiatry; Roger J. Grekin, M.D., professor of internal medicine; Victor L. Katch, Ed.D., professor of movement science; Nancy Konigsberg Kerner, M.A., lecturer IV in chemistry; Michael P. MacDonald, Ph.D., professor of history; and Jeffrey K. MacKie-Mason, Ph.D., Dean, Arthur W. Burks Collegiate Professor of Information and Computer Science, professor of information, professor of economics, and professor of public policy

VII. MEMORIALS

  1. Adoption of memorial statement for David L. Ronis, Ph.D., research scientist

VIII. DEGREES

  1. There are no actions with respect to degrees this month

IX. FINANCE-PROPERTY

  1. FY 2015-2016 All Campus Budget Book
  2. Sale of Gifted Real Estate, Sage Township, Gladwin County
  3. Sale of Gifted Real Estate, West Bloomfield Township, Oakland County
  4. Report of University Internal Audits
  5. Alternative Asset Commitments
  6. Public Equity
  7. Absolute Return
  8. Absolute Return
  9. Alternative Asset Commitment
  10. Financing of New Projects, Refinancing of a Portion of the Commercial Paper, and Potential Additional Refinancing of General Revenue Bonds
  11. Art and Architecture Building A. Alfred Taubman Wing Project
  12. Medical Center Drive Parking Structure Lighting and Emergency Power Upgrades
  13. Authorize Execution of Investment Agreements Under the MINTS Program for Akadeum Life Sciences, Inc.
  14. Authorization for the University to transact with Institute for Social and Environmental Research-Nepal
  15. Authorization for the University to Contract with Roberts & Limbrick Enterprises, LLC
  16. Authorization for the University to transact with Johnson Hill Land Ethics Studio
  17. Authorization for the University to transact with PHASIQ, Inc.
  18. Authorization for the University to enter into agreement with Avicenna Medical Systems, Inc.
  19. Authorization for the University to enter into an agreement with ArborMetrix
  20. Authorization for the University to enter into an agreement with ArborMetrix
  21. Subcontract Agreement between the University of Michigan and Alluvium Biosciences, Inc.
  22. License Agreement between the University of Michigan and Clarity Lab, Inc.
  23. Material Transfer Agreement between the University of Michigan and Ecovia Renewables L.L.C.
  24. Material Transfer Agreement between the University of Michigan and Ecovia Renewables L.L.C.
  25. Research Agreement between the University of Michigan and OcuSciences, Inc.

X. OTHER

  1. New Undergraduate Degree Program in the School of Public Health
  2. Name Change for Academic Department in the College of Pharmacy
  3. Non-tenure-track Clinical Appointment Sequence in the College of Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan-Dearborn

PUBLIC COMMENTS ON NON-AGENDA-RELATED TOPICS

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