The University of Michigan Faculty Senate

Through its branches, it represents university faculty and provides a collective voice concerning educational policies and other matters of University-wide concern.  The University Senate consists of tenured and tenure-track faculty, full-time research scientists, and full-time librarians.

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Upcoming Meetings & Events

SACUA: Next Meeting Sept. 14, 2015
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SENATE ASSEMBLY: Sept. 21, 2015

FACULTY SENATE: March 21, 2016

University of Michigan Senate’s:

25th Annual Davis, Markert, Nickerson Lecture on Academic and Intellectual Freedom,

Thursday, October 8, 2015

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Principles of Faculty Governance

"Faculty participation in governance promotes and encourages diversity of ideas, a sense of shared responsibility, collaboration, collegiality, and institutional excellence."

General Principles of Faculty Participation in Governance