• Monday, August 10, 2020

    Faculty Senate, August 17, 3-5pm; Registration Link

    Please register for the Aug. 17 Faculty Senate meeting via this link:  Please note panelists and invited guests will receive invitiations to participate in the webinar from Zoom.  Read More
  • Friday, August 7, 2020

    GFFAC Final Report

    Dear Colleagues, Thanks to those who attended the Monday, August 3 meeting of the Faculty Senate to hear more about finance and furlough recommendations from the General Faculty Financial Advisory Council (GFFAC). Slides from that presentation can be found here. Please find attached a comprehensive report that was sent to the UArizona Executive Leadership team on August 6. We appreciate everyone’s support of our efforts and hope to hear a decision from leadership to alter the current furlough before it begins on Monday, August 10. Sincerely,Jessica Jessica J SummersChair of the FacultyProfesso... Read More
  • Tuesday, August 4, 2020

    Recording & Transcript, Faculty Senate, August 3

    The recording of the August 3, 2020 Faculty Senate meeting is available here: The audio only recording August 3, 2020 Faculty Senate meeting is available here: The chat transcript is available here: Quick Navigating the Recording: 0:02 Called to Order 0:05-0:20 Open Session 0:20-1:27: General Faculty Financial Advisory Committee 1:29-1:56: Resolution about Safe Re-Entry to Campus 1:56-3:00: Q & A with Administra... Read More
  • Tuesday, July 28, 2020

    UA Faculty Discourse & Faculty Senate Office Hours

    University of Arizona faculty members are encouraged to join the UA Faculty Discourse forums via This discussion forum serves as a place for faculty to asynchronously meet and discuss issues in between regular shared governance business meetings.Faculty are welcome to participate in Faculty Senate Office hours via Jessica Summers, Michael Brewer and/ Melanie Hingle are the hosts, and there is no agenda but you can drop in and out throughout the hour. Office hours are recurring every Tuesday, 4:00-4:50pm. Read More
  • Thursday, June 18, 2020

    General Assembly, Thursday, June 25, 2-3pm

    Click Here to View the Video Recording of this Meeting Agenda for General Assembly, Thursday, June 25, 2-3pm 2:00-2:15 Call to Order and Introduction: Presided by Jessica Summers, Chair of the Faculty Senate, who will discuss the role of shared governance, introduce key members, overview of the meeting, the vote, the process, the expected outcomes, the formation of an ad hoc committee, what we hope will come out of the recommendation to administration after the vote, and next steps. The purpose of an ad-hoc committee is to work with executive leaders to carefully study, revise, clarify, and co... Read More