Picture of Carmen Works and Richard Senghas

Officers: (L to R) Vice Chair Carmen Works, Chair Ben Ford, Immediate Past Chair Richard J. Senghas

Welcome to the Academic Senate

The Academic Senate is the governing body of the faculty. Its committees oversee the curriculum, academic policies, the reappointment, tenure and promotion of faculty and it is the offical faculty body to provide opinion on matters affecting the University.

What's Up in Faculty Governance?

Central to collegiality and shared decision-making is tolerance, which might be defined as a civil regard for differing opinions and points of view. Tolerance welcomes diversity and actively sponsors its opinions. citation here