The University Faculty Senate recommended to the Interim Provost the adoption and implementation University wide these practices to guide rank, tenure and evaluative processes at colleges or academic units with fewer than three tenured faculty.  


Congratulations to the Marquette Fellowship Recipients:  


Dr. Philip Bucolo, Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences/Environment Program, Arts and Sciences,
to  research Photosynthetic contributions of specific algal groups and the threats of harmful algal blooms throughout Lake Pontchartrain.

Dr. Kevin Rabalais, Professor of Practice, English, Arts and Sciences,
to research The closer to the Devil you get: The day the Earth broke at Lake Peigneur.

Dr. Diana Soto-Olson, Professor of Practice, Languages and Cultures, Arts and Sciences,
to research From scattered spectators to networked militants: A longitudinal analysis.

Dr. Annie McGlynn-Wright, Assistant Professor, Sociology, Arts and Sciences,
to research Understanding parent and caregiver experiences and preferences when applying to New Orleans’ all-charter school system.

Dr. Lindsay Sproul, Assistant Professor, English, Arts and Sciences,
will be working on a novel titled The Four Hundred.


The Executive Council is empowered to make decisions for the Senate when it is impossible to gather a quorum.  The constitution of the senate.

"It is neither a culture of confrontation nor a culture of conflict which builds harmony within and between peoples, but rather a culture of encounter and a culture of dialogue, this is the only way to peace."  Pope Francis.

University Senate Executive Council—2024-2025












2024-2025 Schedule of Meetings

All meetings are held on Thursdays (generally the third Thursday of the month) from 3:30 - 5 pm in Multimedia Room I in the J. Edgar and Louise S. Monroe Library and via zoom, except for the last meeting of the year in May.

September 19, 2024 January 16, 2025
October 17, 2024 February 20, 2025
November 21, 2024 March 27, 2025
December 16, 2024 April 17, 2025
  May 8, 2025 * 9 - 10:30 a.m.