Faculty Senate

Faculty Senate

The principle representing body for faculty. Its membership includes representatives from each academic and administrative major unit of the University.

Faculty Senate meetings

The Faculty Senate meets regularly to discuss faculty welfare, campus policies, University activities and develop recommendations for University administration.

Faculty Senate committees

Faculty Senate committees report to the Faculty Senate chair and are active across a range of campus- and system-wide issues, activities and policies.

Faculty Senator profiles

The Faculty Senate is comprised of representatives from each academic and major administrative unit across the University. Learn more about Faculty Senators and Executive Board members.

Faculty Senate resolutions

The Faculty Senate passes resolutions regarding issues that impact not only faculty but the campus community as well. Read more about these resolutions and actions.

Governing documents and resources

The Faculty Senate maintains a robust list of resources, such as NSHE policies and institutional bylaws, and offers a wide array of faculty support services.

About the Faculty Senate

The Faculty Senate is the primary body that represents faculty at the University of Nevada, Reno. Comprised of representatives from each academic and administrative unit, the Faculty Senate serves as an advocate for faculty welfare.

Contact us

Please feel free to contact Brian Frost, 2019-2020 Faculty Senate Chair or the Faculty Senate office.

Brian Frost

2019-2020 Faculty Senate Chair
Email: facsenchair@unr.edu
Phone: (775) 784-4025

Michelle Hritz

Senate Manager
Email: mhritz@unr.edu
Phone: (775) 682-7518

Donna Healy

Administrative Assistant
Email: dhealy@unr.edu
Phone: (775) 682-7519