Faculty Assembly

2022-2023 Meeting Schedule

Faculty Assembly Meetings

All Faculty Assembly meetings will take place virtually. Meeting details to be announced.

The FA meeting dates (all 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.):

  • Friday, Sept. 9, 2022
  • Friday, Oct. 21, 2022
  • Friday, January 20, 2023
  • Friday, April 21, 2023

Faculty Assembly Steering Committee Representatives

Faculty Assembly Steering Committee Dates

(all 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. except Aug. 26, via virtual platform. Meeting details will be sent to committee members.):

  • Friday, Aug. 26, 2022 (9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.)
  • Friday, Oct. 7, 2022
  • Friday Jan.6, 2023
  • Friday, March 31, 2023

Faculty Assembly Executive Committee (FAEC)

  • Lisa Finnegan, President
  • Sharon Darling, Vice President
  • Katie Miller, Secretary
  • Andres Ramirez, Archivist

The Faculty Assembly Executive Committee will meet with Dean Stephen Silverman directly following the FASC meetings, 12 p.m. -1 p.m., except on Aug. 26, which will be from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.


The higher education Faculty of the College of Education is a community of scholars dedicated to the concept that policy making within a college be decentralized to the faculty level. The intent is that policy in the College of Education shall be made in a collegial fashion by the Dean and the Faculty Assembly working cooperatively.

The Assembly is committed to the following governing principles:

  1. Academic freedom. [1]
  2. Open democratic communication and participation.
  3. Sustaining and creating opportunities for faculty voice in all aspects of the College of Education governance.
  4. Commitment to a professional ethic that supports multiple/ alternative perspectives.

All full-time members of the higher education faculty of the College who hold tenure or all members who have tenure-earning positions, are voting members except those on leave of absence, sabbatical, or medical leave. This includes chairs, associate deans and deans who hold tenured or tenure-earning positions.

Faculty Assembly Steering Committee Motion Matrix Form