Faculty Assembly Of The School Of Medicine
|Committee Members||Phone || Email|
|Carmine Coscia PhD
Professor of Biochem & Molecular Biology
|Florian Thomas MD,PhD
Professor of Neurology
|Christine Hachem MD
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
|Mark Knuepfer PhD
Professor of Pharmacol & Physiol Science
|Jane McHowat PhD
Professor of Pathology
|Paul Schmitz MD
Professor of Internal Medicine
Division of Nephrology
|Barbara Whitman PhD
Professor of Pediatrics
The purpose of the Faculty Assembly is to enable the full-time faculty to participate in the shared governance of the School of Medicine in an advisory capacity to the Dean as specified in the Faculty Manual. The goal of the Faculty Assembly is to strengthen the academic mission of the School of Medicine.
The Faculty Assembly shall carry out its obligations through a determination of the ‘sense of the full-time faculty' on issues regarding the academic policies of the School of Medicine and the communication thereof to the Executive Committee of the Faculty and the Dean of the School of Medicine, and to the Faculty Senate, the Provost, and the President of Saint Louis University, whenever appropriate.
All full time ranked faculty members in the School of Medicine shall be voting members of the Faculty Assembly.
The proceedings of the Faculty Assembly shall be conducted through open meetings and via a listserve over the Internet.
The Faculty Assembly shall convene at least twice a year. Additional meetings may be convened by the Executive Committee of the Faculty Assembly:
1) as deemed necessary by a majority of the Executive Committee,
2) on request to the President of the Faculty Assembly by the Dean of the School of Medicine, or
3) on written petition signed by 15 members of the Faculty Assembly.