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Faculty Assembly


The Faculty Assembly of The University of Tennessee Space Institute was officially organized on July 22, 1992, when it adopted a set of  Bylaws. The Faculty Assembly provides a mechanism for carrying out the governance responsibilities of the Faculty Senate of The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, in the particular context of the Space Institute.

Unless announced otherwise, meetings take place in H-111 at 10 am.

Meeting Dates

September 25, 2013
November 6, 2013
February 5, 2014
April 9, 2014

Executive Committee

for 2013-2014

  • President – A. Vakili
  • Secretary – L. Costa
  • Past President – L. Davis
  • President-elect -- J. Johnson
  • Faculty at Large -- Feng-Yuan Zhang

Standing Committees

for 2013-2014
  • Parliamentarian
    J. Johnson (President-Elect)
  • Education
    C. Johnson,* Moeller, Solies, Davis, and Simonton

*Denotes initial chairperson

UTSI Representative on UT
Knoxville Functions

  • Faculty Senate:
    Vakili (Term expires 2015)
    (TBD)
    Simonton (Alternate)
  • Graduate Council:
    Anusonti-Inthra
    Alternate (TBD)
  • College of Engineering Promotion & Tenure Committee:
    TBD