Call for Nominations

 

University Governance Elections 2018
Call for Faculty Nominations

 

Collegiate Representatives to University Governance Committees 

At-Large Representative to the University Judicial Board

Two At-Large Representatives to the Faculty Senate, 2018-2021

 

Accepted from April 5 to April 19, 2018  in writing via email to msu.facultysenate@murraystate.edu to the Rules, Elections, & Bylaws Committee or via  Faculty Senate Executive Secretary, 333 Wells Hall.

Eligible nominees include: Those members of the instructional/research staff whose regular assignment is instruction of students including those with release time for research and other professional personnel holding faculty appointment. Nominations should be made in accordance with the following rules and qualifications for membership:

University Committee Positions--Candidates for university committees may be self-nominated or nominated by another eligible faculty member. To be valid, a nomination must be made in writing and include the name of the nominee and the nominator, both of whom must be faculty with the respective College/School. Any eligible faculty member may nominate a faculty representative to the University Judicial Board. All position terms are for three years, 2018-21. Qualifications of faculty representatives to university standing committees may be found in the Murray State Faculty Handbook.  

Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business

None 

College of Education and Human Services

Academic Appeals Board

Academic Council
  Faculty & Staff Insurance & Benefits Committee
   Promotion and Leave Committee 

College of Humanities & Fine Arts

Academic Council

Jesse D. Jones College of Science, Engineering, & Technology

Academic Council 

Hutson School of Agriculture

Academic Appeals Board

Academic Council

School of Nursing and Health Professions
   None 

University Libraries

Promotion and Leave Committee 

One Representative to the University Judicial Board

 

Faculty Senate At-large Representatives--The membership of the Faculty Senate includes five at-large representatives, not more than two of whom shall be from any one college or academic division. The incumbents who continue through May 2019 are Randal Wilson from College of Education and Human Services, Eric Umstead from College of Education and Human Services, and Robert Donnelly from Jones College of Science, Engineering and Technology.

Candidates for at-large representative to the Faculty Senate may be self-nominated or nominated by a member of the Faculty Senate. To be valid, a nomination must be in writing and include the name of the nominee, the name of the nominator, and the term of office. No nominee will become an official candidate until his/her eligibility for office and willingness to serve has been confirmed by the Rules, Elections, & Bylaws Committee of the Faculty Senate.

Balloting —Unopposed candidates will be elected by general consensus of the Rules, Elections, & Bylaws Committee.

Resolution of Questions or Problems--The Rules, Elections, & Bylaws Committee of the Faculty Senate shall serve as the authority to resolve questions or problems with regard to the elections or the election process.