Governing Body for Staff at the University of Kansas

Become a Senator

Any Unclassified Professional or Support Staff member can be a senator. Elections are held each April, with nominations collected from staff. Self-nominations are encouraged, and the entire staff body is invited to vote in elections. Senators represent eight categories:

Category Constituent Job Family

Academic

Educational Support & Delivery

Administrative

Administrative Support
Para-Professional/Professional

Operations

Information Technology

Information Technology

Facilities Planning, Design & Operation, Skilled Trades, Campus Srvs/Service Maint.

Research

Research

Student Services

Advising, Career & Student Services

Support

Food Service and Dietary
Healthcare
Library Services
Museum / Arts
Public Affairs
Public Safety
Publishing
TV, Radio & Video Production

Administration/Management    

TBD

If you would like to nominate yourself or a colleague, send an e-mail to staffsenate@ku.edu.  Even if you are not a senator, you can attend meetings, or serve on senate committees. To read more about committee service, visit the Senate Committees page.

 

 


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