University Faculty Council
The University Faculty Council is a faculty body established to promote dialogue, facilitate shared governance, advocate on behalf of faculty, and to assure a faculty voice in academic matters such as appointments, promotions, tenure, the curriculum and to provide a faculty voice in decision-making pertaining to academic matters.
2020 – 2021 Meeting Dates
The University Council meets bi-monthly on the first Tuesday of the month from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. Minutes of meetings are posted when they become available. Click on past meeting dates below to access minutes for that meeting.
- June 2, 2020 – Student Mental Health Support presentation by Jennifer Dougall, Ph.D., Director of NEOMED Counseling Services
- August 4, 2020
- October 6, 2020
- December 1, 2020
- February 2, 2021
- April 6, 2021
- June 1, 2021
The membership of University Faculty Council is provided for in the University Faculty Bylaws (Section H.2) and includes two (2) members from each department with five or more full-time salaried faculty, selected by respective departmental faculty; one (1) member from each department with one to four full-time salaried faculty, selected by respective departmental faculty; two (2) members of the graduate faculty selected by the Graduate Faculty Council; One (1) member of the NEOMED Affiliated Faculty from the College of Medicine; and One (1) member of the NEOMED Affiliated Faculty from the College of Pharmacy to achieve a balance between basic science and clinical membership, diversity, and other important dimensions.
Length of terms are three years and may be staggered to ensure continuity.