About Faculty Senate

The Faculty Senate is the legislative and policy-making body of the General Faculty. It carries out the functions and responsibilities assigned to it by the General Faculty and shall consider all matters referred to and by the Board of Curators, the President of the University, the Chancellor, and individual faculty members. The Faculty Senate, acting in accordance with the Rules and Regulations of the Board of Curators and the General Faculty, formulates, recommends and assists in the implementation of policies concerning the educational and research operations of the campus and other matters affecting the welfare of the campus, the faculty and students.

The Missouri S&T Faculty Senate (established in January 2008) succeeded the Academic Council at UMR which was in existence for 37 years. A list of former Presidents of the Academic Council/Faculty Senate is given below.

71-72

William A. Andrews

72-73

Otto H. Hill

73-74

James H. Tracey

74-75

B. Ken Robertson

75-76

Jim Johnson

76-77

P. Darrell Ownby

77-78

Wayne Cogell

78-79

Delbert E. Day

79-80

Tom Baird

80-81

Paul Stigall

81-82

Glen Haddock

82-83

Jerry Bayless

83-84

Carol Ann Smith

84-85

D. Ray Edwards

85-86

William F. Parks

86-87

Thomas J. Herrick

87-88

Lance Williams

88-89

Orrin Crosser

89-90

Donald R. Askeland

90-91

D. Vincent Roach

91-92

Jim Pogue

92-93

Randy Moss

93-94

Lance Haynes

94-95

Jerry Westphal

95-96

Greg Gelles

96-97

Jeff Cawlfield

97-98

Bruce Selberg

98-99

Dennis Perry

99-00

Jerry Tien

00-01

Don Myers

01-02

Ralph Wilkerson

02-03

Lenn Koedertiz

03-04

Todd Hubing

04-05

Michael Hilgers

05-06

Robert Schwartz

06-07

Kurt Kosbar

07-08

Frank Blum

08-09

Douglas Carroll

09-10

Michael Schulz

10-11

K.M. Issac

11-12

Michael Davis

12-13

S. N. Balakrishnan

13-14

Mark Fitch

14-15

Martin Bohner

15-16