The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Faculty Senate Division of Academic Affairs

"An Elected Legislative and Deliberative Faculty Body Whose Primary Purpose is to Represent UTRGV Faculty"


Who We Are Now

The Faculty Senate is the elected legislative and deliberative faculty body whose primary purpose is to represent the faculty to the University administration, UT-System administration, The Board of Regents of The University of Texas System, and such other parties as may be appropriate or necessary. The Faculty Senate reviews and formulates policy and enacts legislation on all matters pertaining to the professional concerns, duties, ethics, responsibilities, privileges, and prerequisites of the faculty.