F80: Representation on Faculty Senate and Its Committees
Approved by: Academic Freedom and Tenure Committee
Effective: April 24, 2018
Responsible FS Committee: Policy Committee
Office Responsible for Administration: Office of the University Secretary
Revisions to the Policy Rationale, Policy Statement, and Applicability sections of this document must be approved by the full Faculty Senate.
The Faculty Constitution affirms the rights of branch community college faculty to be represented in the Faculty Senate and to decide upon the faculty governance procedures best suited to the effective functioning of each individual branch community college.
In accordance with the procedures established by the Faculty Senate and its component committees, branch community colleges shall have representation on the Faculty Senate Standing Committees and the Faculty Senate. Faculty at branch community colleges shall have the right to create faculty governance bodies, policies, and procedures for their campuses, provided those assemblies do not conflict with the authority and functions of the Faculty Senate described in the Faculty Constitution.
All UNM academic faculty, staff, and administrators.
Revisions to the remaining sections of this document may be amended with the approval of the Faculty Senate Policy and Operations Committee in consultation with the responsible Faculty Senate Committee listed in Policy Heading.
No specific definitions are required for the Policy Statement.
Who should read this policy
- Department Chairs, academic deans and other academic administrators and executives.
Direct any questions about this policy to the Office of the University Secretary
No specific procedures required at this time.
April 24, 2018—Policy Approved by Faculty Senate