Faculty Council

Faculty Governance

Faculty Governance at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte is led by the Faculty Council and is comprised of one elected voting member from each academic unit.  The Faculty Council is a policy making and consultative body, responsible for the quality of instruction and scholarship at the University as outlined by the Board of Trustees of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and the Board of Governors of the University of North Carolina.   

Latest News

Second Round of Changes to the Faculty Constitution
March 5, 2015
Dear Colleagues, Last month you voted overwhelmingly to make a series of minor changes and updates to the Faculty Constitution. There was a 43% return rate for the ballot, with 94% voting in favor. Thank you for taking your time to read and consider those changes.  

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Letter to the UNC Board Regarding President Tom Ross
February 23, 2015
On February 23, 2015, the UNC Charlotte Faculty Council sent a letter (attached below) to the UNC Board of Governors.  The letter details why the UNC Charlotte Faculty Council unanimously endorsed the UNC Faculty Assembly's Resolution Regarding the Transition in Leadership and Direction.

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Open Positions in Faculty Governance Spring 2015 Elections
February 20, 2015
To:          UNC Charlotte Faculty         From:    Faculty President-Elect Jeffrey Leak Re:         Call for Nominations for 2015-2016 Faculty Governance Positions           Dear Colleagues,

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Changes to the UNC Charlotte Faculty Constitution
December 18, 2014
Dear Colleagues, As you embark on a well-earned winter break, I want to share with you some news about faculty governance at UNC Charlotte. This year, Faculty Council is preparing to propose some changes to the structure of the faculty governance system. This will involve making changes to the Constitution and the Standing Rules of the Faculty, which require a balloting of the entire faculty. These changes will be presented to you in two stages.

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Newly ammended UNC System policy on Post-Tenure Review
September 11, 2014
There is a newly ammended UNC System policy on Post-Tenure Review. For your information there are three documents attached here, all from the UNC Policy Manual. One is the policy itself; the second is the set of guidelines from General Administration about how campuses should implement the policy.

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