Professional Leave Committee



  • Review sabbatical leave applications. Consider questions related to the quality of the proposed sabbatical project, and whether the proposed sabbatical project will provide a benefit to Cal Maritime and/or the CSU in the form of research, scholarly and creative activity, instructional improvement or faculty retraining.
  • Make recommendations to the Provost regarding sabbatical leave applications and difference-in-pay applications. 


  • One tenured representative from each School and excluding department chairs, elected by the faculty in that school.
  • The Provost or Provost designee as a non-voting member. 

Current Committee Members

  • Khalid Bachkar 
  • Julie Chisholm
  • Jon Fischer
  • Tom Nordenholz
  • Ryan Wade