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Faculty Senate


We, the faculty of Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, in order to promote more effective communication between the teaching faculty and the administration, staff, and student body, to secure greater faculty participation in the decision-making processes of the College, to stimulate faculty interest in the goals and objectives of the institution, to insure faculty involvement in matters related to the College, to pursue academic excellence and teaching effectiveness, and to create the best possible atmosphere for effective learning and teaching, do ordain and establish this constitution for a body to be styled the Faculty Senate of Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College.

The purpose of the Faculty Senate of Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, hereafter referred to as the Faculty Senate, shall be to make rules and regulations governing the organization of the Faculty Senate, and to debate and make recommendations to the administration of the College and to the student body.



Membership in the Faculty Senate shall include representatives from the teaching faculty from each academic school or department on the basis of one representative from each Department within each School with a minimum of two representatives per School.


Dr. Brian Yost –  President

Ms. Chrissy Dent- Vice President

Dr. Vanessa Lane- Recording Secretary

Dr. Joseph Devaney- Parliamentarian

Ms. Amanda Urquhart- USG Faculty Senate Representative

Ms. Jeannie Paulk

Dr. Erin Porter

Mr. Allan Murphy

Ms. Amy Warren

Dr. Jewell Rivers

Dr. Brian Ray