Welcome to the Home of Central Faculty Governance at the University of Michigan
The Faculty Senate Office is the administrative home for Faculty Senate, Senate Assembly, and SACUA. The current structure of Central Faculty Governance has been in place for over fifty years. Through Faculty Senate, Senate Assembly, and the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs (SACUA), University faculty members have the opportunity to voice their opinions and concerns about University policy and other matters of University-wide concern.
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In July, the Faculty Senate Office ran a Faculty Senate Survey for Fall Semester Instructional Planning on behalf of SACUA to solicit input from Faculty Senate members. 875...
Faculty Senate hosted a virtual Town Hall on July 8 attended by President Mark Schlissel and Interim Provost Susan Collins. Over six hundred faculty members joined the meeting to...
At its June 15 meeting, SACUA finalized a statement in response to recent racial injustices that have plagued our nation. In its statement, SACUA expressed a commitment to take...
September 21, 2020 | 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Palmer Commons | Great Lakes Central
June 8, 2020 | 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Zoom | President Schlissel
FACULTY SENATE TOWN HALL:
July 8, 2020 | 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm| Zoom
- 3:00 – 3:45 President Schlissel and Interim Provost Collins
- 3:50 – 4:30 Zoom Breakout Rooms – Follow Up Discussion
This month’s Faculty Senate Spotlight features Deirdre Spencer, Librarian for History of Art, University Library, and a member of the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs (SACUA). Ms. Spencer has been at the University of Michigan Library since 1988. In this position, Ms. Spencer serves as the Library's subject specialist in the...