The University Senate is the representative body of the Arizona State University Academic Assembly.

The University Senate consists of all tenured and tenure-eligible faculty, academic professionals, and full-time contract faculty (i.e. lecturers and senior lecturers, instructors, clinical faculty, research faculty, and professors of practice).  Empowered by the Constitution (see ACD112-01) to “act for the Academic Assembly in matters relating to: academic affairs, personnel policies, faculty-student policies, finances and University services and facilities,” this site provides timely as well as archived information regarding the work of the University Senate and issues facing the university community.

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Senator Spotlight April 2021

Senator Spotlight

This Month's Senator Spotlight is on Hala King

What unit do you represent?  
Mathematics and Natural Sciences at ASU West.

How many years have you served in the Senate? 
This is my third year.

How many years have you been employed at ASU? 
4 ½ years.

What other institutions have you taught at before coming to ASU? 
American University of Beirut, UC Santa Cruz, Pepperdine University, California Lutheran University

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Hala King

Faculty Achievement

Jeffrey Timmermans, an accomplished business journalist and educator, has been named the Reynolds Chair in Business Journalism at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite

ASU graduate Kamaldeen Okuneye and Foundation Professor Abba B.

For the third consecutive year, ASU is in the 

For many, managing chronic pain means getting a prescription for some form of opioid medicine, despite the documented risks. According to the U.S.