TRI-CAMPUS TASK FORCE
Tri Campus Task Force members:
(1) Identify, review, and assemble for comparison source materials and interpretations of those materials pertinent to the faculty governance structure and operation of the Dearborn, Flint and Ann Arbor campuses, and compare it with the structures of the University Senate established by the Regents’ Bylaws
(2) As deemed appropriate by the Task Force, conduct surveys or interviews of Senate members and key academic administrators of the Dearborn, Flint and Ann Arbor campuses to assess their opinions about the vitality and effectiveness of the current faculty governance structure and operation, faculty rights and prerogatives, and degrees of conformity of governance with all written policy documents identified in charge (1)
(3) Identify ways that the single University Senate formed of the governing faculty on three campuses can interact and communicate with faculty and faculty governance bodies unique to UM-Flint and UM-Dearborn to strengthen faculty governance throughout the University;
(4) Deliver a written report to the Senate Assembly by 17 April 2017 that summarizes its fact-finding, identifies strengths and issues of concern, and offers recommendations for action by the Senate Assembly.
University of Michigan – Faculty Governance