Faculty Senate & Governance


Faculty councils serve as deliberative and advisory bodies for all matters of University policy, and are primary forums for faculty-administrative interaction in determining that policy. Faculty Code, Sec 42-33. In accordance with Executive Order No. 8, the Faculty Council on Research (FCR) is responsible for reviewing classified, proprietary and otherwise restricted research.

FCR shall be responsible for all matters of policy relating to research and scholarship. Faculty Code, Sec 42-37.

Chair: Sara Kover, speech and hearing sciences

Faculty Code Section 21-61 A*:

  • Mike Averkiou, bioengineering
  • Benjamin Marwick, anthropology
  • Dean William Lack, orthopaedics
  • Olivia Bermingham-McDonogh, biological structure
  • Ludmila Monika Moskal, environment
  • Robert Breidenthal, engineering
  • Brandi Cossairt, chemistry
  • Thomas Humphries, stem – uw bothell
  • Rachel Berney, built envionments
  • James Gawel, interdisciplinary arts & sciences – uw tacoma

Faculty Code Section 21-61 B:

  •  Negeen Aghassibake, ALUW
  •  ASUW
  • GPSS
  • UWRA
  • Lauren Carter, PSO
  • Jacob Vigdor, faculty legislative representative*

*indicated voting member

Faculty Code Section 21-61 C: Mari Ostendorf, Vice Provost of Research

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