Faculty Senate

Faculty Senate meets from 3:40 to 5:10 PM on posted Wednesdays in OGC 103 or on Zoom. See meeting dates below, on the Inside Augsburg calendar, or on the Academic Affairs calendar. These are open meetings and visitors are always welcome.

Agendas, materials, and reports to faculty are posted below.

Past materials may be found in the ORGS drive under O:\Faculty Senate\Public, or on the Faculty Senate moodle site.

Senate Report to Faculty on General Education Proposal, February 2020

Senate Report on General Education Proposal

Faculty Senate Dashboard 2018

Faculty Senate Dashboard 2018

Faculty Senators, 2020-21

Pavel Bělík, MSCS
Eric Buffalohead, American Indian Studies
Kristen Chamberlain, Communication Studies
Ankita Deka, Social Work
Joaquin Munoz, American Indian Studies
Andrew Aoki, Political Science
Marc Isaacson, Business Administration
Milda Hedblom, Political Science – Faculty Senate President
Dal Liddle, English
Deborah Schuhmacher, Nursing
Bridget Robinson-Riegler, Psychology
Stacy Freiheit, Psychology

Meeting Dates, 2020-21

September 9 & 30
October 14 & 28
November 11
December 2
January 13
February 3
March 3 & 24
April 7 & 21


Meeting Minutes and Materials, 2020-21

20-21 Meeting Minutes
20-21 Meeting Materials

19-20 Meeting Minutes
19-20 Meeting Materials

18-19 Meeting Minutes
18-19 Meeting Materials

Senate Reports to the Faculty, 2020-21

20-21 Senate Reports to the Faculty

19-20 Senate Reports to the Faculty

18-19 Senate Reports to the Faculty

Faculty Senate Representatives on Board of Regents Committees

Each year two members of the Faculty Senate are appointed to serve as faculty representatives on the five Board of Regents Committees.

The 2020-21 representatives are:

  • Academic Affairs
    • Deborah Schuhmacher, Pavel Bělik
  • Advancement
    • Ankita Deka
  • Enrollment Management and Marketing
    • Bridget Robinson-Riegler, Kristen Chamberlain
  • Student Affairs
    • Eric Buffalohead, Dal Liddle
  • Finance
    • Marc Isaacson, Stacy Freiheit

Faculty Senate Representatives on Faculty Committees

Members of the Faculty Senate are also appointed to serve as representatives on the Faculty Committees.

The 2020-21 representatives are:

  • Committee on Academic Planning (UCAP)
    • Ankita Deka, Joaquin Munoz
  • Personnel Policies Committee (PPC)
    • Kristin Chamberlain
  • Senate Committee on Faculty Equity
    • Pavel Bělik, Bridget Robinson-Riegler, Deborah Schumacher
  • University Council Resources Committee
    • Marc Isaacson, Stacy Freiheit
  • University Council Equity and Inclusion Committee
    • Eric Buffalohead
  • Leadership Forum 
    • Open
  • Admissions and Enrollment Committee
    • Dal Liddle