University Senate


The University Senate is a deliberative body guided by the principles of shared governance, and comprised of faculty, staff, administrators, and students. The University Senate will be the university's primary policy recommending body

The HSU University Senate meets every other Tuesday from 3:00-5:00 pm, in Goodwin Forum (NHE 102).  Senate meetings are open to the general public and the agenda and senate packet information are posted prior to each meeting under "Agendas & Minutes." 

See the 2014/2015 Meeting Schedule (pdf) for dates of all meetings.

The next University Senate meeting is:  April 21, 2015

Sign-up for the Open Forum (There is also a paper sign-up sheet available in Goodwin Forum 15 minutes prior to the meeting)

2014/2015 Senate Roster - this is a list of the current elected and ex-officio members of the Senate.

University Senate Officers - 2014/2015

Noah Zerbe, Chair

  Department of Politics

   (707) 826-3911


Julie Alderson, Vice Chair

  Department of Art

   (707) 826-3421


Monty Mola, Third Officer

  Departments of Chemistry & Physics

   (707) 826-5328


See "About the Senate" for University Senate governance documents and information on the standing committees of the University Senate.

Admin Support Coordinator: Paula Petersen

Humboldt State University