Faculty Senate

The University of Alabama in Huntsville Faculty Senate is the permanent body representing the faculty for the formulation of university policy and procedures in matters pertaining to institutional purpose, general academic considerations, curricular matters, university resources, and faculty personnel (appointments, promotion, and tenure).

2017-2018 Schedules



Faculty Senate Executive Committee Meetings

Fall 2017 Place Spring 2018 Place
August 24 CTC 101 January 11 CTC 101
 September 14 CTC 101 February 8  CTC 101 
October 12  CTC 101 March 8  CTC 101 
November 9  CTC 101 April 12  CTC 101 
November 30  CTC 101    
All meetings are 1:00 - 2:30 pm on Thursdays.

Faculty Senate Meetings

Fall 2017 Place Spring 2018 Place
August 17 SST 105 January 18 TBA
August 31 SST 105 February 15   
September 21  SST 105 March 15   
October 19  SST 105  April 19  
November 16  SST 105    
December 7  SST 105    
All meetings are 1:00 - 2:30 pm on Thursdays unless otherwise noted

 Suggested Senate Committee Meetings

Fall 2017 Spring 2018
All meetings are 12:30-2:00 pm on Thursdays unless otherwise noted. The meeting place will be determined and announced by the committee chair. These are suggested dates and times.  

Distinguished Speaker Series, Spring 2017


Speaker: Christopher Wolverton (Northwestern University)

Title: “Accelerating Materials Discovery with Data-Driven Atomistic Computational Tools”

Proposed Date: March 23, 2017

Proposing Faculty: Eunseok Lee (Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering)


Speaker: Judith Baumann (Northern Arizona University), Proprietor of Renegade Cascade Editions

Title: “Printed Matter: Stone Lithography & Letterpress Ephemera”

Proposed Date: April 13, 2017

Proposing Faculty: Katie Baldwin (Art, Art History, and Design)


Speaker: Eric J. Kondratieff (Western Kentucky University)

Title: “From Civil Strife to Romance Peace: An Ancient Traveler’s View of the Augustan Monuments on the Via Flaminia”

Proposed Date: TBA

Proposing Faculty: Andrei Gandila (History)


Speaker: William M. Cross (North Carolina State University)

Title: “Making Open Access the Rocket Fuel for Scholarship at UAH”

Proposed Date: February 21-23, 2017

Proposing Faculty: David Moore and Belinda Ong (Salmon Library)


Speaker: Curtis Chin (filmmaker and visiting scholar at New York University)

Title: ““Tested”: A Documentary Film Examining the Implication of High-Stakes Testing for Students Coming From Diverse Backgrounds”

Proposed Date: March 23, 2017

Proposing Faculty: Wolfram Verlaan (Curriculum and Instruction)