The Faculty Senate

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The Faculty Senate represents our faculty concerning issues that pertain to the institution. The Senate is comprised of faculty who shall endeavor to advance the welfare of the institution. Senators are charged with bringing issues from the schools, from which they are elected, to the Senate and informing their respective school and faculty about issues being considered by the Senate.

Contact a Senator


The Faculty Senate meets on the second Friday of each month at 8:00 to 9:30 am in LIB 400. The meetings are open to all faculty

Faculty Input

Faculty across the campus are invited to share their concerns/feedback with the Senators representing their unit. We would like to encourage you to submit any faculty related questions or concerns to the senate by clicking the button below.


Faculty Assembly





Latest News


HSC Faculty Achievement Awards Announcement

HSC takes great pride in our faculty. The HSC Faculty Achievement Awards recognize faculty accomplishments and showcase superb teaching, research, and service. The 2022 HSC Faculty Achievement Awards nominations are now be accepted.

Deadline: Nominations will be accepted through Friday February 25, 2022.

Please submit the nomination to Ms. Nat Paterson, office of the Faculty Affairs at

Please direct all questions to Dr. April Wiechmann, the immediate past president of the Faculty Senate and Chair of the Faculty Awards Committee at or Ms. Nat Paterson.

Details about the awards, awards criteria, nomination process and deadlines, etc. may be found at: 2022 HSC Faculty Achievement Awards Call for Nominations

Thank you very much.

  • As a follow up to the Provost’s OKR Information sessions held in August, 2021, you can find the summary of questions and answers here —OKR FAQs
  • The 2021 Overall winner of the Faculty Achievement Award, Dr. Melissa Lewis (SPH), along with Dr. Howe Liu (SHP), one of the Finalists, received the awards from the Provost at the September 2021 Faculty Senate meeting. Full details of the 2021 Faculty Achievement Award can be found here.
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  • Special thanks to Dr. April Wiechmann for her commitment to the during her time as the 2020-2021 Senate President. Dr. Lewis, the 2021-2022 Senate President presented a commemorative plaque as a token of our appreciation.