​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Welcome to the Adjunct Committee.

Scope & Functions


Under the direction of the Academic Senate President and the Committee of the Whole, the committee addresses issues relevant to the professional and academic responsibilities of the adjunct faculty.



Diane Arieff, English Department Adjunct Faculty Member: arieff_diane@smc.edu

Joelle Adams, English Department Adjunct Faculty Member: adams_joelle@smc.edu


Delland Bartlett, Jaqueline Scott, Cathy Matheson, Marianne Bor​​gardt​, Tristan Johnson, Mary Eshaghian; Tristan Johnson; Ed Mangus; Michael Strathearn; Rachel Young

Next Meetings

September, 2018: Details to be determined

Spring 2018

Spring 2017

Fall 2016 

Fall 2015

  • September 28, 2015: AgendaMinutes

  • October 26, 2015: Agenda

  • November 23, 2015 

Resources for Adjunct Faculty

In response to the feedback received in the 2014 adjunct survey, information based on the most common questions asked:

Academic Senate

The SMC's Academic Senate is an organization whose primary function is to make recommendations to the administration of the college and to the governing board with respect to academic and professional matters. 

Professional Development

Faculty Association

The Santa Monica College Faculty Association is the union and advocacy group for all SMC faculty. Contact the FA for any questions about the contract, Associate Faculty status, unemployment, etc.  

Human Resources

Contact Human Resources for questions about your benefits and paycheck.

Faculty Perks