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.



Catherine Matheson, Psychology Department Adjunct Faculty Member:

Marianne Borgardt, ESL Department Adjunct Faculty Member:


Cathy Matheson, Marianne Borgardt, Michael Strathearn, Natalie Bumbera, Ian Colmer, Dennis Parnell, MJ Sterling, Mina Majstorovic, Chiquita Emel, Hadi Dabbagh, Dr. Angela Courtney, Rob O’Keefe, Ricardo Medina Garcia, Nina Kato, Domi Piturro, Susan Turner Jones, Elizabetta Jackson, Linda Jackson, Susan Morrison, Bernadette O’Leary, Maggie Pour 

Next Meetings

Meetings are generally held the first Monday of each month during Fall and Spring semesters, from 2:15-3:15 pm.


Agendas & Minutes

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