The Faculty Senate is a representative body that is responsible for faculty participation in University planning and governance. Full Faculty Senate meetings are open to the public.

2016-17 Senate Leadership


Margaret F. Riley
Chair of the Faculty Senate


Alfred Weaver
Chair-Elect of the Faculty


Nina J. Solenski, MD
Immediate Past Chair of the Faculty Senate

News and Announcements

  • A new Faculty Senate website will be launching in September 2016!
  • Updates regarding the 2016-17 Faculty Senate academic year — including meeting dates and committee assignments — will be available in late July or early August 2016.
  • An updated Faculty Senate roster — including newly elected members who started their terms on July 1, 2016 — is now available.