October 28, 2019
Henry F. Reichman of the American Association of University Professors will deliver the 29th Davis, Markert, and Nickerson Lecture on Academic and Intellectual Freedom.
September 3, 2019
Joy Beatty, chair of the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs, discusses the central faculty governance system and its role in the university decision-making process.
August 6, 2019
MaryJo Banasik has been named the new director of U-M’s Faculty Senate Office, providing operational and administrative support to the university’s central faculty governance efforts.
April 22, 2019
Joy Beatty, associate professor of management studies at UM-Dearborn, will chair U-M’s central faculty governance system for 2019-20. Colleen Conway, professor of music education, will serve as vice chair.
March 28, 2019
U-M faculty governance leaders are urging university administrators to consult faculty members earlier in the process of policy development.
March 19, 2019
The Senate Assembly has elected Sara Ahbel-Rappe and Elena Gallo of LSA and Annalisa Manera of the College of Engineering to three-year terms on the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs.
March 7, 2019
The U-M faculty’s Senate Assembly will choose three new members of the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs on March 18 for three-year terms that begin May 1.
December 5, 2018
U-M faculty members are invited to attend a town hall with President Mark Schlissel, who will discuss challenges and opportunities facing the university.
November 28, 2018
University of North Carolina professor Gene Nichol discussed how government and university leadership can undermine academic freedom and free speech in higher education.
November 19, 2018
Gene Nichol will speak on “outside political interference with academic freedom and university-based freedom of speech” at the annual Davis, Markert, and Nickerson Academic Freedom Lecture.