Faculty Senate & Governance

School of Medicine

The distinguishing characteristic of the UW medical school is interdisciplinary collaboration. Scientists, educators, and clinicians are dedicated to helping each other reach the common goals of improving peoples’ health and alleviating suffering from disease. Learn more about the School of Medicine.

Chairs of the elected faculty councils

  • Suzanne Allen (vice dean for academic, rural and regional affairs, School of Medicine), Faculty Council on Academic Affairs
  • Hunter Wessels (professor and chair in urology, School of Medicine), Faculty Council on Appointments and Promotions
  • Sheila Lukehart (professor of medicine and global health), Faculty Council on Research and Graduate Education
  • Christina Surawicz (professor gastroenterology, School of Medicine), Faculty Council on University Relations

Bylaws

School of Medicine Bylaws