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Senate Nominations 2008-2009
May 6, 2008, Volume 54, No. 32

Under the Faculty Senate Rules, formal notification to members may be accomplished by publication in Almanac. The following is published under that rule.

TO:                              Members of the Faculty Senate
FROM:                       Janice Madden, Chair of the Nominating Committee
SUBJECT:                Senate  Nominations 2008-2009

This list completes the slate of nominees published in the April 8, 2008 issue of Almanac: www.upenn.edu/almanac/volumes/v54/n28/senate.html. Listed below are two At-large members of the Senate Executive Committee, one with a 2-year term to fill a vacancy.

1. In accordance with the Faculty Senate Rules, official notice is given of the Senate Nominating Committee’s slate of nominees for the incoming Senate Officers. The nominees, all of whom have indicated their willingness to serve, are:

At-large Member of the Senate Executive Committee (to serve a 3-year term beginning upon election): Amy Pruitt (School of Medicine/Neurology)

At-large Member of the Senate Executive Committee (to serve a 2-year term beginning upon election): Lydie Moudileno (School of Arts and Sciences/Romance Languages)

2. Again in accordance with the Senate Rules you are invited to submit “additional nominations, which shall be accomplished via petitions containing at least 25 valid names and the signed approval of the candidate. All such petitions must be received no later than 14 days subsequent to the circulation of the nominees of the Nominating Committee. Nominations will automatically be closed 14 days after circulation of the slate of the Nominating Committee.” Petitions must be received by mail at the Faculty Senate, Box 12 College Hall/6303, or by hand at the Faculty Senate Office, 109 Duhring Wing by 5 p.m., Tuesday, May 20, 2008.

3. Under the same provision of the Senate Rules, if no additional nominations are received, the slate nominated by the Nominating Committee will be declared elected. Should additional nominations be received, an election will thereafter be held by mail ballot.

Related: SEC Agenda, May 14, 2008





Almanac - May 6, 2008, Volume 54, No. 32