Call for Nominations

 

University Governance & Faculty Regent Elections

Call for Faculty Nominations 2019

 

Faculty Regent, July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2021

Collegiate Representatives to University Governance Committees 

At-Large Representative to the University Judicial Board

Three At-Large Representatives to the Faculty Senate, May 2019 - April 2021

Faculty Regent Election nominations will be accepted through 12:00 pm, March 29, 2019. Election procedures, balloting procedures, and nomination petition are available in the Downloads portion of this site and in printed form per request in Academic Affairs. Original signatures should be submitted to the Faculty Senate Rules, Elections, and Bylaws Committee via Executive Secretary Sara Miller, 333 Wells Hall prior to 12:00 pm March 29, 2019. The Rules, Elections, and Bylaws Committee shall serve as the authority to resolve question or problems with the elections. 

University Governance Election nominations accepted from March 8 to May 1, 2019  in writing via email to msu.facultysenate@murraystate.edu to the Rules, Elections, & Bylaws Committee via  Faculty Senate Executive Secretary, 333 Wells Hall.

Eligible nominees: 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 for each category.

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, 2019-22. Qualifications of faculty representatives to university standing committees may be found in the Murray State Faculty Handbook.  

Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business

Academic Council (2 positions)

 University Tenure Committee

College of Education and Human Services

Academic Council

College of Humanities & Fine Arts

Academic Appeals Board 

Academic Council 

Faculty & Staff Insurance & Benefits Committee

Promotion & Leave Committee

University Appeals Board

University Tenure Committee

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

Academic Council 

Faculty & Staff Insurance & Benefits Committee

Promotion & Leave Committee

University Appeals Board

University Tenure Committee

Hutson School of Agriculture

Academic Council

School of Nursing and Health Professions
 Academic Appeals Board

University Libraries

Academic Council

 University Tenure Committee

One Representative to the University Judicial Board  

At-large Representatives on Faculty SenateThe 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.  

Candidates for at-large representative on 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.

BallotingUnopposed University Governance Committee candidates will be elected by general consensus of the Rules, Elections, & Bylaws Committee. Procedures for Faculty Regent balloting are available in to be downloaded below.

Resolution of Questions or ProblemsThe 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.