Faculty may attend the Zoom meeting as a guest – please refer to the email you receive from your school’s Faculty Senate Liaison, for Zoom link and information (also available on the agenda, posted on the Faculty Senate website, click on white button labeled “Meeting Minutes & Agendas” and follow important log-in instructions).

During the meeting, faculty have the opportunity to indicate their questions, input, faculty-advice, concerns, ideas, feedback, etc., by texting such, to a member of the Faculty Senate Executive Committee– their cell phone number will be posted in the chat box, at the (Zoom) meeting. You may also utilize the “raise your hand” Zoom feature to be recognized to speak, by the Faculty Senate Chair.

If you prefer a more private setting to raise your concern or suggestion, please contact the Chair of the Faculty Senate, Mike Sloane, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Agenda:
(Items and Order Subject to Change)

  • Chair’s Report – Mike Sloane
  • Senate Committees Reports & Faculty/Senate Representatives on University-wide Committees Reports
    • Curriculum – Joe March
    • Research – Karen Cropsey
    • Faculty Development – Ken Gunnells
    • Finance – Mike Bertram
    • Governance and Operations – Emma O’Hagan
    • Faculty Policies and Procedures – Dan Givan
    • Undergraduate Curriculum Cmte – Doug Moellering
    • Graduate Curriculum Cmte – Daniel Smith
    • Senate-Representatives’ Reports to the FSEC – Mike Sloane; Ria Hearld; Senators-at-Large
  • Presentation-Collaborations Sessions
    • Signature Core Curriculum - Christopher Minnix
    • Summer & Fall Courses/Semesters Update - Lori McMahon
    • Update on the Grand Challenge - Mona Fouad
  • New Business
    • Update on Senate Elections – Claudio Busettini
  • Old Business
    • Second reading (and vote) of the 2021 UAB Faculty Handbook revision – Dan Givan
  • Open Forum & Suggestions of items that Senate Committees Should Address
  • Announcements

If you have any questions regarding the meeting or agenda items, you may contact the Chair of the Faculty Senate, Mike Sloane This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or, the Associate Chair of the Faculty Senate, Claudio Busettini This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Agenda items and order are subject to change.