CSM Faculty Senate
¤ 13 elected reps (from academic departments
across campus) who represent the Academic
¤ 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 2-4 pm in HH 300
¤ Open meetings, visitors welcome.
¤ Feel free to drop in unannounced.
What (global view)?
¨ Promote shared governance by
providing a forum for the Academic Faculty to
express its views to the Administration and the
Board of Trustees;
encouraging the involvement of the Academic
Faculty in the overal operation of the School;
fostering and maintaining a stimulating
atmosphere for teaching, scholarship and
¨ Senate Councils
¤ Grad, Undergrad, Research.
¤ Each department/division sends an elected rep to
¨ Senate Committees; e.g.,
¤ Academic Standards (grade appeals).
¤ Readmissions Committee.
¤ Faculty Oversight Committee on Sports &
¤ Other committees … see facultysenate.mines.edu
Univ Committees (Faculty
+ ACE & AFC reps)
¤ Acad Assessment
¤ Student Conduct
¤ Board of Student
¤ Conflict of Interest
¤ Faculty Awards
¤ Promotion & Tenure
¤ Faculty Handbook
¤ Teaching Faculty
Things to look out for
An “Opportunities for Service” email.
Special election for “Faculty Member to the
Faculty Forum announcements.
Save the date: Faculty Senate Distinguished
Lecture (Carl Mitcham), Jan 25, 2017, 4pm.
One piece of unfinished business from