Faculty Senate

Welcome to College of Southern Nevada Faculty Senate!


Mission Statement

The mission of the Faculty Senate is to ensure faculty participation in the formulation and evaluation of College of Southern Nevada (CSN) policies and goals. The Faculty Senate promotes inclusiveness, tenure, collegiality, academic quality, progressive instructional programs, and the betterment of the institution as a whole by fostering and protecting shared governance. Serving as a liaison between faculty, administration, the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) and Board of Regents, the Faculty Senate provides a mechanism for the entire faculty and staff to participate in the decision-making process of CSN. The Faculty Senate supports academic freedom and the College's ongoing mission of student success.

 

The Faculty Senate is a representative body responsible for faculty participation in planning, development and governance of the College. Members of the Senate are elected faculty members from all academic divisions as well as representation from the administrative faculty.

The Senate Office is located on the third floor of the E building at the West Charleston Campus.

2019-2020 Senate Meeting Information

All meetings begin at 1:00 p.m.

Faculty Senate meetings are held every month.
For a complete listing of meeting dates, minutes and additional information, see below.

 

Senate Leadership

Senate Chair:
Arnold Bell
 
Chair-Elect:
Maria Schellhase
Office Phone: (702) 651-5774
Office Location: WC C 250J
 
Past-Chair:
Darin Dockstader
Office Phone: (702) 651-4472
Office Location: NLV M S224L

 

Senate Office

Phone: (702) 651-7330

Fax: (702) 651-5878

Sort: WCE310

Room: WC E314A

Faculty Senate Admin Asst II

Phone: (702) 651-7307

 

Senators

Senators

Name Term School Phone
Katherine Baker 2019 - 2021 Arts & Letters 4026
Jacob Bakke 2019 - 2021 Administrative Faculty 7572
Julian Barroso-Merino 2018 - 2020 Arts & Letters 3093
Robb Bay 2019 - 2021 Business, Hospitality & Public Services 5704
Rebecca Blunk 2019-2021 Library 7344
Lorraine Brown 2019 - 2021 Health Sciences 7497
Jann Carson 2018 - 2020 Administrative Faculty 7521
Valerie Conner 2019 - 2021 Counseling 5645
Sondra Cosgrove 2019 - 2021 Education, Behavioral & Social Sciences 4388
Jessica Dycus 2018 - 2020 Health Sciences 7372
Melissa Giovanni 2019 - 2021 Science & Mathematics 4984
Joe Gormley 2018 - 2020 Business, Hospitality & Public Services 6918
Joann Gutschick 2019 - 2021 Health Sciences 5588
David Hanley-Tejeda 2018 - 2020 Arts & Letters 5051
Joe Hassert 2018 - 2020 Arts & Letters 4776
Adrian Havas 2019 - 2021 Arts & Letters 4512
John Howard 2018 - 2020 Science & Mathematics 4993
Karen Hyman 2018 - 2020 Arts & Letters 3188
Philip Koch 2019 - 2021 Science & Mathematics 7585
Joshua Levin 2018 - 2020 Education, Behavioral & Social Sciences 3147
LaDella Levy 2018 - 2020 Education, Behavioral & Social Sciences 3198
Gail Lupica 2018 - 2020 Health Sciences 7712
Robert MacDonald 2018 -2020 Education, Behavioral & Social Sciences 4019
Jim Matovina 2018 - 2020 Science and Mathematics 5801
Joe Miller 2019 - 2021 Advanced & Applied Technologies 4157
Charles Milne 2019 - 2021 Science & Mathematics 5662
Eric Moreau 2019 - 2021 Arts & Letters 5005
Crystal Naegle 2018 - 2020 Advanced & Applied Technologies 3072
Darryl Raiford 2019 - 2021 Business, Hospitality & Public Services 3106
Heidi Schneiter 2018 - 2020 Health Sciences 5762
Wen Shen 2018 - 2020 Advanced & Applied Technologies 4186
Abraham Amaya Fall 2019 Contingent / Education, Behavioral & Social Sciences 5700
Laura Roots Fall 2019 Contingent / Science and Mathematics 2712
2019-2020 Senate Meeting Calendar

All Meetings will be held from 1:00 pm - 5:00pm

September 13, 2019
West Charleston Campus, Room B102

Meeting Agenda
May 2019 Meeting Minutes

 

October 11, 2019
North Las Vegas Campus, Room A1772

Meeting Agenda
Sep 2019 Meeting Minutes

November 8, 2019
Henderson Campus, Room C133

Meeting Agenda
Oct 2019 Meeting Minutes
 

December 6,  2019
West Charleston Campus, Room B102

Meeting Agenda
Nov 2019 Meeting Minutes

 

February 14, 2020
North Las Vegas Campus, Room H207

 

March 13, 2020
Henderson Campus, Room C133


April 3, 2020
West Charleston Campus, Room B102

 

May 8, 2020
North Las Vegas Campus, Room NLV H207

 

2018 - 2019

May 10, 2019
North Las Vegas Campus, Room NLV H207

Meeting Agenda
April 2019 Meeting Minutes

April 12, 2019
West Charleston Campus, Room B102

Meeting Agenda
March 2019 Meeting Minutes

March 8, 2019
Henderson Campus, Room C215
Meeting Agenda
Feb 2019 Meeting Minutes

February 8, 2019
North Las Vegas Campus, Room H207

Meeting Agenda
December 2018 Meeting Minutes

December 14, 2018
West Charleston Campus, Room B102

Meeting Agenda
November 2018 Meeting Minutes

November 9, 2018
Henderson Campus, Room C133

Meeting Agenda
October 2018 Meeting Minutes

October 12, 2018
North Las Vegas Campus, Room H207

Meeting Agenda
September 2018 Meeting Minutes

September 14, 2018
West Charleston Campus, Room B102

Meeting Agenda
May 2018 Meeting Minutes