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Joint UWO/UWOSA Committees

UWOSA has the right to have representation on Joint UWO/UWOSA Committees. Representatives report to Stewards Council on Committee reports and activities.

UWO/UWOSA Joint Committees: As of November 2016

Advisory Committee on Parking and Traffic
(one member required for a two-year term):
The ACPT is responsible for recommending initiatives on parking and traffic for the campus.

Employee Assistance Program Committee
(one member required for a two-year term):
The Employee Assistance Program Committee shall be responsible for: (a) Monitoring the overall effectiveness of the policy and its procedures (b) Monitoring the services provided by the agency under this policy (c) Providing assistance and support in the planning, coordination, presentation and publicity of Employee Assistance Program information and training sessions on a continuing basis (d) Recommending for payment all appropriate expenses and services provided under the Plan, and ensuring that the agency's services and costs are appropriately audited (e) Recommending the agency with which the University shall contract counselling services in support of the Employee Assistance Program 5.03 Recommendations regarding the foregoing responsibilities will be directed to the Assistant Vice President, Human Resources (MAPP 3.8)

Environmental and Laboratory Safety Committee
(one member required for a two-year term):
This committee offers information and links of a variety of services to assist in providing a healthy and safe laboratory environment.

Parking Appeals Committee
(one member required for a two-year term)
The Parking Appeals Committee is responsible for arriving at objective and fair decisions in regards to infraction appeals.

President's Committee on the Safety of Women on Campus
(one member required for a two year term):
This committee has adopted the following goals: Monitor the current situation relative to the safety of women on campus; Recommend initiatives which will have a positive impact on the safety of women on campus. These initiatives should focus not only on physical safety issues but on educational projects which address climate issues; Raise awareness in the University community of safety issues specific to women; Encourage and promote the efforts of other community groups in all initiatives to improve the safety of women; Present the Committee's finding and recommendations to the President of the University and the University community.

Joint Occupational Health & Safety Committee

Learning, Staff Development & Training Committee
(2 members required for a two year term): This Committee supports the development of staff across the University to be successful with their present and changing roles and account-abilities. They plan, create, access, advocate for, or sponsor opportunities to support identified development needs. Learning, Staff Development, and Training is focused on supporting people to grow in the workplace, to realize their potential, and to perform their roles to meet the outcomes required.

Western Staff and Leaders' Conference
(2 members required for a two year term): This committee contributes to the successful planning and promotion of the annual Western Staff and Leaders' Conference. Members will meet twice during the academic year: once in the Fall and once in the winter.

Committee UWOSA Representative Email Phone Campus Address
Advisory Committee on Parking and Traffic Beth Sinclair Send Email ext.83707 Ivey School of Business
Employee Assistance Program Amanda Castella Send Email x88634 FEB1131
Joint Occupational Health and Safety Linda Jackson-Boeters Send Email ext.84307 HSA 415
Joint Occupational Health and Safety Cleusa De Oliveira Send Email ext.80522 MSB 456
Laboratory Safety Committee Robert Harbottle Send Email ext. 86322 Chemistry 089
Parking and Appeals Committee Carey Platt Send Email unavailable Residences
President's Committee on the Safety of Women on Campus Nicole Harding Send Email unavailable Residences
Western's Staff and Leaders' Conference Advisory Committee Shelli Hunter Send Email ext.85796 AHB 2G02G
Western's Staff and Leaders' Conference Advisory Committee Ingrid Timusk Send Email ext.85102 AHB 3R02