Senate Chair

Susan P. Curnan
The Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Senate Administrator

Lanni Isenberg
The Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Welcome to the Faculty Senate

The Faculty Senate is the representative body of the faculty as a whole. The Senate may initiate discussion on any issue relevant to the educational and research missions of the university or the provisions of the Faculty Handbook, including but not limited to academic freedom; the rights, responsibilities, work schedule, salary and benefits of faculty members; university policies regarding faculty appointments, tenure, promotion, and dismissal; and university rules and regulations as they affect faculty.

Recent Senate Actions

Faculty Senate Resolution Supporting Change, Equality and Justice in Response to #FordHall2015 Movement (Nov. 30, 2015)

Attachment 1 Statements of Solidarity - Brandeis University Departments

Attachment 2 #Concerned Students2015 Letter and List of Demands to Brandeis University (Nov. 19, 2015)

Attachment 3 Interim President Lisa M. Lynch Letter (Nov. 22, 2015)

Attachment 4 #IAmFordHall2015 Working Syllabus (Nov. 23, 2015)

Senate Letter to NEASC Regarding New Proposed Accreditation Standards (Nov. 4, 2015)

Senate Information Brief on Unionization Process (Oct. 20, 2015)

Update from National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) on status of unionization at Brandeis.  Ballots count date is December 18,2015. (weblink)