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

  • Helen Dichek (associate professor of pediatrics: endocrinology), Faculty Council on Academic Affairs
  • Michael Crowder (professor of anesthesiology), Faculty Council on Appointments and Promotions
  • Sara Jane Webb (professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences), Faculty Council on Research and Graduate Education
  • Gautham Reddy (professor gastroenterology), Faculty Council on University Relations


School of Medicine Bylaws