The department chair is responsible for the facilities, equipment and infrastructure of his/her department. This responsibility includes —

  • maintaining an accurate current inventory of department equipment.
  • preparing long-range projections of department space and equipment needs.
  • coordinating the allocation and utilization of space and equipment assigned to the department.
  • submitting requests for repairs, maintenance, and physical plant improvements to the dean for presentation to the Facilities and Planning Committee.
  • supervising/maintaining proper security of department equipment and supplies.