Faculty Senate

Reporting Line

The Faculty Senate reports to the Provost.

Composition of Membership

Members of the Faculty Senate are elected according to procedures set forth in the Faculty Senate's Constitution and Bylaws.

Committee Charge Responsibilities

The Faculty Senate provides a forum for the full and free discussion of all matters affecting the Baylor University Faculties and seeks to express collective faculty judgment on campus issues and to encourage effective faculty participation in the formation of University policy.

The official University policy regarding the Faculty Senate is contained in BU-PP 711: Faculty Senate. The Faculty Senate Constitution and Bylaws are available at https://www.baylor.edu/facultysenate/index.php?id=68635.

Committee Members, 2020-2021

Alexander, Sara Anthropology
Allman, Dwight Political Science
Burleson, Cassy Journalism, Public Relations, and New Media
Chevis, Gia Accounting and Business Law
Collins, Holly Modern Languages and Cultures
Cordon, Matt, Chair Law School
Dodson, Derek Religion
Elkins, Nathan Department of Art and Art History
Emerson, Tisha Economics
Flippo, Renee Nursing
Gantt, Christy Doctor of Physical Therapy
Garner, Brian Mechanical Engineering
Hansen, Christopher Film and Digital Media
Holcolmb, Julie Museum Studies
Hulquist, Beth Nursing
Humphreys, Kristi English
LeCompte, Karon Curriculum and Instruction
Long, Michael Modern Languages and Cultures
Madden, Elissa Social Work
Maxile, Horace Academic Studies
Nuner, Joyce Family and Consumer Science
Parish, Maxey Journalism, Public Relations, and New Media
Paz, Lourenco Economics
Perry, Sam Baylor Interdisciplinary Core
Pittman, Coretta English
Potts,Tom Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate
Price, Nicci Staff Council Representative
Purdum-Cassidy, Barbara Anne Curriculum and Instruction
Raines, Brian Mathematics
Reed, Angela Truett Seminary
Rodgers, Denyse Libraries
Schubert, Keith Electrical and Computer Engineering
Schuetz, Carol Research and Engagement, Library
Sheffield, Jennings Art and Art History
Shoemaker, Ann Instrumental Studies
Steely, Kathryn Instrumental Studies
Strakos, Josh Management
Tatum, Lynn Baylor Interdisciplinary Core
Taylor, Mark Biology
Theriot, Ann Family and Consumer Science
Wang, Anzhong Physics