The Faculty Senate Mission/Purpose
The purpose of this Senate shall be to facilitate effective communication among the faculty of Austin Community College and between those faculty members and the administration of the College in order to achieve more efficiently the primary objective of the College: effective instruction.
In order to achieve these purposes, the Senate shall:
- present the views and recommendations of the college faculty to the administration and to the Board of Trustees of the Austin Community College District as they relate to policies of academic and professional matters.
- be an integral part of the instructional programs, policy making, and growth plans of this institution.
- foster programs and activities that shall develop the pride and responsibility, leadership, character, and community involvement of the faculty of the institution.
- develop cooperation and fellowship among the faculty and between the instructional programs of this institution.