Faculty Senate & Governance

Teaching & learning

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.

FCTL shall be responsible for all matters of policy, both academic and non-academic, relating to improvement of teaching and learning in the university; including distance learning, educational outreach, and summer quarter, and the use of educational technology in instruction. Faculty Code, Sec 42-49.

Chair: Thomas Halverson, education

President’s designee: LeAnne Jones Wiles, director, first year programs

Voting faculty:

Ex officio:

* indicates voting ex-officio member


  • Goals and Principles of Learning Analytics at the UW
  • Diversity and Equity Informed Pedagogies
  • Evaluation of Instruction for Improvement of Teaching: Course Evaluations
  • Educational Policies/Procedures around Teaching and Learning

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