The Senate Personnel and Elections Committee shall make nominations for elections of members of standing committees of the Senate and other Senate committees (except as otherwise provided for a specified committee, including the Senate Advisory Committee on Budget and Planning), and if the Senate is authorized by any University Regulation, or requested by a University administrator, to make nominations or recommendations of members for a committee to be appointed by the University administration, the Personnel and Elections Committee shall prepare the list of nominees.
Governing Document: University Policy 6-002: The Academic Senate
Powers and Duties
- Nominate faculty for elected Senate committees and University committees including Student Course Feedback Oversight Committee
- Review standing Senate and University committees
- Appoint alternate faculty members for University Promotion and Tenure Advisory Committee
The Academic Senate elects 18 tenure-line or career-line Senators. ASUU selects two students. The Academic Senate President is an ex-offico member.
Meets 2-4 times per year; meetings usually 60 minutes long, however there is a 3 hour meeting in the Spring proceeding Senate elections.