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Faculty Senate

2020–21 Faculty Senate Chair message

Dr Cameron WickhamWelcome to the Missouri State University Faculty Senate webpage.  I am honored to be chair for the 2020-2021 year. The Faculty Senate is the body through which faculty exercise shared government of the university. In this role, the Senate makes recommendations to the administration concerning general policy matters affecting the University, especially those in which faculty consider themselves stakeholders. One of the specific responsibilities of the Faculty Senate is to recommend and implement educational policy, particularly in areas of curriculum and degree requirements. Much of this work takes place in the various Senate committees and councils; please follow the “Committees” link on your left for a full list of Senate committees and contact information.

 

The Senate consists of elected voting representatives of faculty from departments and ranks. The non-voting members of the Senate representatives from the Staff Senate and SGA. The Senate meets monthly during the academic year; due to COVID-19 the meetings will take place via Zoom.  Follow the “Faculty Senate Calendar” link on your left for meeting times and Zoom links. These meetings, as well as committee and council meetings, are open to the faculty.

Cameron Wickham
Faculty Senate Chair, 2020-2021
Professor of Mathematics
Missouri State University
Springfield MO 65897
cwickham@missouristate.edu

Faculty Senate Executive Committee

2020–2021

Chair – Dr. Cameron Wickham
Chair-Elect – Dr. Catherine Jolivette
Secretary – Dr. Lanya Lamouria
Parliamentarian – Dr. Michael Hudson
Past Chair – Dr. Saibal Mitra

Faculty Senate Office

Sandra Johnson, CAP
Administrative Specialist III
Office: CARR 310
Phone: 836-5257

Faculty Senate Calendar

September 15 - Faculty Concerns Committee Meets

September 16 - EPPC Meets

October 1 - Faculty Senate Executive Committee Meets

October 6 - College Councils Meet

October 7 - CGEIP, EPPC and Graduate Council Meet

October 13 - Faculty Concerns Committee Meets

October 15 - Faculty Senate Meets at 3:30 p.m. via ZOOM