Faculty Senate

Purpose and Duties

  1. Represents and is responsible to the general faculty and is the highest forum for faculty participation in the formulation of general University missions, strategies, and policies.
  2. Reviews the work and acts upon the recommendations of the Academic Planning Council and reviews the work of the Student Affairs Council.
  3. Makes appointments and conducts elections as required by the Faculty Bylaws to maintain prescribed membership on the Senate and other organizations.
  4. Takes matters to the general faculty at regular or special meetings as required and appropriate.

Composition of Senate