POSITION DESCRIPTION: Students appointments to Faculty Councils are made for the entire 2018-2019 school year. Students become more familiar with how UW is governed and changed, important issues in faculty, campus, and student affairs, and provide valuable student input and opinion on matters that affect students or the UW campus as a whole. While there are no required qualifications, students who are interested in gaining skills in research, critical thinking, and professional communication are strongly encouraged to apply.
EXPECTATIONS INCLUDE: - Attend all Faculty Council meetings - Provide student input and opinion during meetings - Read Faculty Council materials and be prepared for meetings - Regularly communicate updates to the Director of University Affairs - Provide student input and opinion during meetings
ABOUT FACULTY COUNCILS: UW Faculty Councils are comprised of faculty members, administrators, librarians, etc. and are an integral part of UW. They meet regularly during each academic year to provide oversight and advise the Provost and the Faculty Senate Executive Committee on proposals, challenges, changing conditions, needs and opportunities that arise throughout the university. Where warranted, councils may also propose legislative changes to the Faculty Code.
More information on the councils and their specific meetings times can be found here: http://www.washington.edu/faculty/councils/
Appointments can be made to the following councils:Benefits & RetirementFaculty AffairsMulticultural AffairsResearchTeaching & LearningUniversity Facilities & ServicesUniversity LibrariesWomen in Academia
If you have any questions, please contact Angelia Miranda, ASUW Director of University Affairs, at firstname.lastname@example.org.