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, 2019-2020

Alexander, Sara Anthropology
Burleson, Cassy Journalism, Public Relations, and New Media
Collins, Holly Modern Languages and Cultures
Cordon, Matt Law School
Dodson, Derek Religion
Elkins, Nathan Department of Art and Art History
Ellor, Jim Social Work
Flippo, Renee Nursing
Garner, Brian Mecanical Engineering
Haberman, Donna Staff Council Representative
Hansen, Christopher Film and Digial Media
Hulquist, Beth Nursing
Humphreys, Kristi English
Hurtt, Kathy Accounting
Korpi, Michael Film and Digial Media
LeCompte, Karon Curriculum and Instruction
Leidner, Dorothy Information Systems
Leutholtz, Brian Health, Human Performance, and Recreation
Long, Kara Desire Libraries
Long, Michael Modern Languages and Cultures
MacGregor, Jason Accounting and Business Law
Maxile, Horace Academic Studies
Neilson, Bill Honors Program
Nichols, Curt Political Science
Nuner, Joyce Family and Consumer Science
Parish, Maxey Journalism, Public Relations, and New Media
Pittman, Coretta English
Potts,Tom Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate
Purdum-Cassidy, Barbara Anne Curriculum and Instruction
Raines, Brian, Chair Mathematics
Rodgers, Denyse Libraries
Schubert, Keith Electrical and Computer Engineering
Schubert, Keith Electrical and Computer Engineering
Sheffield, Jennings Art and Art History
Sielaff, Stephen Academc Affairs
Steely, Kathryn Instrumental Studies
Strakos, Josh Management
Stroope, Mike Truett Seminary
Tatum, Lynn Baylor Interdicipinary Core
Taylor, Mark Biology
Umstead, Randall Vocal Studies
Wang, Anzhong Physics
Wilfong Jr., Stanley Family and Consumer Science