About

The Rules Committee receives requests for Senate advice from leadership at UMass Amherst and refers them to appropriate councils and committees.

For a complete description of the committee’s charge and membership parameters, please view the Rules Committee section in the Bylaws and Constitution of the UMass Amherst Faculty Senate.

Chair
Senator
History    
Olsen
Olsen
Membership

Officers

Senator
Music & Dance  
Berlin
Berlin
Senator/Presiding Officer
Biology
 
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brewer 2.o
Senator
Polymer Science & Engineering  
Hoagland
Hoagland
Secretary of the Faculty Senate
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Five Elected Senators:

Senator 
Astronomy  
Katz
Katz
Senator
Library  
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Profile of Alison Messier

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Senator
History    
Olsen
Olsen
Senator 
Computer Science  
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Senator
Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies (TECS)  
Verlock
Verlock
Meetings

Fall Meetings 2024

13
Sep
8:30 am - 10:00 am ET
Rules Committee meeting 09/13/24
11
Oct
8:30 am - 10:00 am ET
Rules Committee Meeting 10/11/24
08
Nov
8:30 am - 10:00 am ET
Rules Committee Meeting 11/08/24

Spring Meetings 2024

12
Jul
8:30 am - 10:00 am ET
Rules Committee Meeting 07/12/24
12
Jul
8:30 am - 10:00 am ET
Rules Committee meeting 07/12/24
07
Feb
8:30 am - 10:00 am ET
Rules Committee Meeting 02/07/25

Rules Administration Meeting Dates:

Fall 2023 Meetings

16
Sep
8:30 am - 10:00 am ET
Rules Admin meeting 09/16/24
15
Oct
8:30 am - 10:00 am ET
Rules Admin meeting 10/15/24
13
Nov
8:30 am - 10:00 am ET
Rules Admin meeting 11/13/24

Spring 2024 Meetings

17
Jun
8:30 am - 10:00 am ET
Rules Admin meeting 06/17/24
22
Jul
8:30 am - 10:00 am ET
Rules Admin meeting 07/22/24
10
Feb
8:30 am - 10:00 am ET
Rules Admin Meeting 02/10/25

Rules Committee Meetings

Documents

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