April 17, 2023, Faculty Council Meeting

To be held via Zoom. If you are not a Council member but would like to attend the meeting, please contact fc@austin.utexas.edu for the Zoom room ID and password.

2:15 PM


Secretary's Report


Reports of Standing Committees

  1. A-2 Faculty Advisory Committee on Budgets Presentation on Faculty Council Priorities—Joel Nibert (Committee Chair; Assistant Professor of Instruction, Mathematics)


  1. Course Material Adoptions Presentation from University Co-op—Cheryl Pfifer (President and CEO, University Co-op) and Garrett Sonnier (Chairperson of the Board of Directors, University Co-op; Associate Professor, Marketing)
  2. Faculty Ombuds Annual Report— Lynn Katz (Faculty Ombudsperson; Professor, Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering) and Chris McCarthy (Faculty Ombudsperson; Professor, Educational Psychology)

Announcements & Comments

  1. The 2023-24 Faculty Council will meet May 8 at 2:15pm via Zoom to open officer elections.
  2. The ninth meeting of the Faculty Council will be held on May 8 immediately following 23-24 officer elections via Zoom (approximately 2:30pm).
  3. Standing Committee preferences from 2023-24 Faculty Council members are due in the Office of the General Faculty (fc@austin.utexas.edu) by April 19.
  4. Nominations for 2023-24 Faculty Council officers are due in the Office of the General Faculty (fc@austin.utexas.edu) by April 19. 


Meeting Audio

Meeting Video