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).


2016-2017 Schedules

 Printable 2016-2017 Schedule



Faculty Senate Executive Committee Meetings

Summer 2016 Place Fall 2016 Place Spring 2017 Place
August 15 SSB 114 August 25 SSB 212 January 12 SSB 201
    September 8 SSB 201 February 9 SSB 201
October 13
SSB 201  March 9 SSB 201
November 10
SSB 201 April 13  SSB 201
    December 8 SSB 201    
All meetings are 12:30 - 2:00 pm on Thursdays.

Faculty Senate Meetings

Summer 16 Place Fall 2016 Place Spring 2017 Place
August 16 NUR 205A September 1 NUR 205A January 19 TBA
    September 15 NUR 205A February 16 TBA
    October 20 NUR 205A March 23 TBA
    November 17 NUR 205A April 20 TBA
    December 15 NUR 205A    
All meetings are 12:30-2:00 pm on Thursdays unless otherwise noted

 Suggested Senate Committee Meetings

Fall 2016 Spring 2017
September 29 February 2
November 3 March 2
December 15 April 6
  May 4
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 Traveller’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)