Rice University logo


The Faculty Senate uses the Approval Method of voting to elect its members and members of the Promotion and Tenure Committee. Elections are held in the spring semester for terms that begin July 1 of each year. Please select the links below to view the current membership of each group.

Promotion and Tenure Committee

Faculty Senate

Spring 2017 Nominations and Elections Committee (NEC):

     Julie Fette, Deputy Speaker, NEC Chair
     Kate Beckingham
     Martin Blumenthal-Barby
     Charles Geyer
     Kevin Kelly
     Marek Kimmel
     Ed Nikonowicz
     Doug Schuler

Elections for Speaker and Deputy Speaker, 2017-2018:

     Jeff Fleisher, Speaker

     Julie Fette, Deputy Speaker