Faculty Senate

Representation

Bylaws

Orientation for New Senators

SUNY Plattsburgh Faculty Senate

Overview

Roles and Responsibilities include:

  • Consult and/or make recommendations to the College President regarding any matters affecting Faculty or the College except matters exclusive to UUP
  • Formulate or review all major statements (existing or proposed) of philosophy and objectives of the College
  • Receive and/or approve/reject reports
  • Formulate and review all academic policies
  • Participate in initiation, development and implementation of the College's instructional, research and service programs
  • Approves changes to existing academic programs and approves new academic programs
  • Consult with College Council on appointment of the College President
  • Meet once a month during the academic year

Duties include:

  • Meet with President
  • Appoint faculty to standing or ad-hoc committees
  • Appoint individuals for faculty representation on non-senate committees when requested
  • Act for Faculty Senate when senate is not in session

Contact Information

For more information about SUNY Plattsburgh Faculty Senate, please contact:

Sandra Rezac, Ph.D.
Associate Professor/Chair of Sociology
Chair Faculty Senate
Phone: (518) 564-4218
Email: rezacsj@plattsburgh.edu