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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.

Meeting Dates

  • September 21, 2016
  • November 9, 2016
  • February 22, 2017
  • April 19, 2017

Executive Committee

for 2016-2017

  • President – J. Schmisseur
  • Secretary – S. Brooks
  • Past President – C. Parigger
  • President-elect – A. Vakili
  • Faculty at Large – R. Abedi

Standing Committees

for 2016-2017

  • Research
  • Education
  • Student Affairs

UTSI Representative on UT
Knoxville Functions

  • Faculty Senate
  • Graduate Council
  • College of Engineering Promotion & Tenure Committee