We’ve posted the results of the 2016 faculty elections here. This year’s turnout rate was about 41%, down a little from previous years but still strong. Thanks to all who expressed interest in serving, all who ran for various offices, and all who voted!
To: UNC General Faculty From: Chair of the Faculty Bruce Cairns & Faculty Marshal Terry Rhodes Dear UNC Faculty Colleagues: We write to remind you to join us for the joyous events of Commencement Weekend 2016 on Saturday, May 7 and Sunday, May 8. Our students’ accomplishments are remarkable, and their friends and families value […]
Last month’s installment of the Faculty Council’s “diversity syllabus,” a year-long program to highlight diversity and inclusion efforts at the University, featured Professor Elizabeth Dickinson from the Kenan-Flagler School of Business. Professor Dickinson led an activity and discussion on race, gender and socioeconomic privilege. View the recording of her TED-style talk below. March Faculty Council […]
This year’s final Faculty Council meeting will be held Friday, April 15, 2016 at 3:00 pm in Kerr Hall 2001. As per our custom, this meeting will also be a meeting of the General Faculty, and several General Faculty resolutions will up for votes. The emerging agenda is here. Additional materials will be added as they become […]
Welcome to the UNC-Chapel Hill Office of Faculty Governance! The Office provides administrative support for the Faculty Council, the Chair of the Faculty, the Secretary of the Faculty, and many of the standing committees of the General Faculty. We also conduct all the faculty-wide elections, held in the spring each year. Our work is guided by the policies and procedures outlined in the Faculty Code of University Government, which has, since 1950, outlined a system of representative participation by the university’s faculty in decision-making about key academic matters at the heart of the university’s work and mission.