The Faculty Council (FC) is the official organization of the faculty through which consultation between the Dean and faculty is achieved. The Faculty Council represents the faculty in the initiation, development, implementation, and maintenance of the educational programs of the School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. The FC consists of representatives from each clinical and basic science department, and meet regularly.

The scope includes policies and procedures governing:

  • (a) the curriculum of the School;
    (b) student admissions
    (c) student academic progress;
    (d) awarding of degrees;
    (e) faculty appointment, promotion and tenure;
    (f) grievance procedures;
    (g) the organizational structure of the School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.

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Meeting Time and Location

Meetings are held on the last Wednesday of each month at 5:00 PM in Farber 144

Upcoming Meetings:

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Steering Committee of Faculty Council 2015-2016


President:                                         Glenna Bett                             
President Elect:                              Thomas Russo                                  
Immediate Past President:           David Kaye                             
Secretary:                                         Vivian Cody                            
Parliamentarian:                             Jennifer Surtees                    
Basics Sciences Rep:                   Michael Duffey                       
Clinical Rep:                                    John Hall                                 
Rep to Steering Committee:        Michael Chaskes                   
Rep to Steering Committee:        Ralph Benedict                      

Rep to Steering Committee:        Laurene Tumiel-Berhalter    



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Faculty Council Administrative Assistant
Katie Earl
Assistant for Resource Management
Office of Resource Management
Phone: 716.829.2771
Fax: 716.829.3395

Faculty Council President
Dr Glenna C L Bett
Vice Chair for Research
Obstetrics and Gynecology