10.4 University Marshal and Associate University Marshal
Approved by Academic Council, Provost on February 11, 1999; Revised February 8, 2001
Position Descriptions: The University Marshal and Associate University Marshal are tenured faculty members who collaborate with the Office of the Provost and the Office of Conference Services in planning, organizing, preparing and directing University Convocations and Commencements. The list of specific responsibilities the positions is maintained at the Office of the Provost.
Selection: The Associate University Marshal is nominated by the Executive Board of the Academic Council in consultation with the Provost and approved by the Academic Council. Selection occurs every other year early in the spring semester.
Term of Office: The Faculty member will serve for four years, the first two years in a support role as the Associate University Marshal, followed by two years as the University Marshal.