Rule Administrator: Executive VP and Provost

1.70 Shared Governance and the Role of the Faculty Senate

A. Shared Governance Shared governance refers to the governance of the university in which responsibility is shared among the Board of Regents, the faculty and the administration. As used in this policy, “faculty” refers to the general faculty, defined as all tenured, tenure track and college faculty at all of the university’s campuses. For purposes…
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2.41 Academic Deans Council

A. Recognition and Purpose The functions of the Academic Deans Council are as follows: Provide an administrative vehicle for the dissemination of information, provide ready pooling of ideas, and provide a testing ground for the matters of concern to the administration of the university. Make recommendations and discuss with the Chancellor problems relating to improvement…
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2.43 Community College Faculty Council

A. Policy Statements The purpose of the Community College Faculty Council is to provide a forum for communication among the faculties of the four NMSU community colleges and with the executive vice president and provost. Membership is comprised of eight faculty members: two faculty from each community college. The committee members from Alamogordo, Carlsbad and…
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4.00 Academic Matters

A.Policy Statements As the state’s land grant university, NMSU serves the educational needs of New Mexico’s diverse population through comprehensive programs of education, research, extension education and public service. In the academic arena, the university’s focus is on empowering NMSU students to achieve success in the classroom and realize their goals of becoming productive and…
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6.10 Faculty and Academic Administrators

A. Policy Statements Faculty and academic administrators have an important role in the governance of a university. In recognition of that role, distinct rules and procedures must be maintained which establish the unique rights and responsibilities of faculty. This policy and the rules and procedures authorized herein apply only to individuals holding faculty appointments or…
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12.50 Art, Archives and Other Collections

A. Policy Statements The acquisition, ownership, display and professional preservation of NMSU’s collections of art, archival records, cultural artifacts and natural history specimens are integral to the support of the teaching, research, and community engagement components of the university’s mission. Decisions and the administrative rules and procedures regulating the acquisition, management, and de-accession of art,…
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