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:

Joelle Adams, English Department Adjunct Faculty Member:


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

Next Meetings


Spring 2019 

Mon 18 Mar 1-2pm in HSS216 Adjunct-Agenda-0319.pdf Adjunct-Agreed-Minutes-0319.pdf

Mon 15 Apr 1pm-2pm in HSS261Adjunct-Agenda-0419.pdf Mintues Adjunct Committee 0419.pdf 

Mon 13 May 1pm-2pm in HSS261Adjunct-Agenda-0519.pdf Adunct-Draft-Minutes-0519.pdf

Fall 2018

Thursday, September 13 @ 1 p.m. Adjunct Committee Agenda, 24 September 2018 Adjunct-Minutes-Sep-2018-Agreed.pdf

Thursday, October 11 @ 1 p.m. AdjunctCommittee_Agenda_Oct11_2018.pdf

Thursday, November 8 @ 1 p.m.Adjunct-Agenda-1118.pdf

Spring 2018

Spring 2017

Fall 2016

Fall 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