NMSU Boards and Committees

On this site you will find information about official NMSU boards and committees.

The list below provides a basic description of each board and links to the board or committee Web site, Board Establishment Forms (Charters), and the most recent annual report, when available. You can sort the list by column or you can use the search feature to filter the list by keyword search.

On this site you can also submit an annual report for boards or committees if you have been charged with that responsibility. In addition, if you previously submitted a report and want to update it for the current year, in the event that little information has change, you can also update a report (NMSU login required). Annual Reports are due to the Chancellor’s Office no later than July 1, 2019.

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CONTACT INFORMATIONFor the person completing this report.
NameKimberly Altamirano
EmailEmail hidden; Javascript is required.
Official Name of the BoardAward Selection Commitee Dennis W. Darnell Faculty Award
Effective date of establishment2002
Authorizing Body or OfficialProvost
Type of BoardAd Hoc
Scope of ImpactSystem

The purpose is to recognize broad-based achievements and service of dedicated university faculty members.


Overview Committee and Provost

Chair for Current Year
NameNo chair no funds available n/a
Chair for Next Year
NameN/A N/A
Additional Membership Details
What university function/office is responsible for appointments?

Provost, Overview Committee, Dean of the Graduate School and President of ASNMSU.

Members are appointed byCombination
Position appointment description

Committee : 2 faculty members from the College Arts and Sciences, one member from the Southern NM Community appointed by the overview committee. two representative with faculty appointment from any unit of the university, appointed by the Provost. One graduate student appointed by Dean of Graduate School and on undergraduate student appointed by President of ASNMSU

Is membership representative?Yes

Representatives from: Faculty, Member of the community, Graduate Students and Undergraduate Students

What are the terms of appointment?

Faculty 3 year term, Community member 3 year term, Graduate student 1 year term and Undergrad student 1 year term.

Are terms staggered?Yes
Are members subject to reappointment?No
What is the process for filling vacant positions?

When vacancies occur on this committee, they will be filled by nomination and election by the committee member , in consultation with the Provost.

What is the process for selecting a chair?

The committee will elect its own chair.

Voting Members
Number of voting members0
Ex-officio/Non-Voting Members
Number of ex-officio/non-voting members0
What university office/function provides administrative support to this board?

Provost office/ NMSU Foundation office

What are the requirements for the number of meetings to be held annually?

None. No funds have been available.

Was the requirement for the number of meetings met?Yes
List of Meeting Dates

None. No funds have been available.

Major Accomplishments