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.
- University rules and regulations as they affect faculty.
The structure and functions of the Faculty Senate are laid out in the Faculty Handbook.
Welcome the Newest Members of the Faculty Senate
The following faculty were elected or reelected to the Faculty Senate for the 2020-21 academic year during spring 2020 elections.
|Bernadette Brooten||Emerita Seat|
|Muna Guvenc||Creative Arts|
|Rebecca Torrey||Division of Science|
|Jonathan Touboul||Division of Science|
|Sharon Fray-Witzer||Non-Voting Eligible Faculty At-large|
Assembled by Senate President 2015-2018