Welcome to the
2020–2021 academic year

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 February 2021

Senator Spotlight

This Month's Senator Spotlight is on Jesse Chanley

What unit do you represent?  ASU Poly Social Sciences

How many years have you served in the...

Faculty Achievement

Arizona State University’s Institute for Humanities Research has announced Black feminist scholar and activist adrienne maree brown as th

The Giant Magellan Telescope has announced fabrication of the sixth of seven of the world’s largest monolithic telescope mirrors.

The coronavirus pandemic, social unrest and economic turbulence defined 2020.

Women around the world are realizing there is strength in numbers when they have shared challenges.