Senate communications

February 24, 2017

Report of the Secretary of the Faculty, March 2, 2017

Mike Townsend, Associate Professor, School of Law

Senate Vice-Chair Nominating Committee: The Senate Vice Chair Nominating Committee has completed the vetting process. Nominations were confirmed at the February 13 SEC meeting. Candidate remarks will be given at this Senate meeting followed by an electronic vote of the Faculty Senate.

Committee on Committees: The newly formed Committee on Committees is seeking candidates for membership on various Faculty Councils and Committees.  Contact Jordan Smith ( for further information.

Changes to Faculty Code and Governance Policy Directory Website: As part of a general cleanup of the UW policy webpages, changes are forthcoming for the Faculty Code and Governance Policy Directory (  In particular, a new Section 50 has been added.