Faculty Council

Faculty Council

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Mission

Serving as a liaison body between the faculty and the administration, the mission of the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine Faculty Council is to promote communication and cooperation between the faculty and the administration, and among the faculty. As specified in the bylaws, the Council serves as the faculty's collective voice in shared governance in order to achieve excellence in the academic, clinical, and societal endeavors of the School. Toward this goal the Council seeks to enhance the School's pursuit and dissemination of knowledge by recognizing clinical and scholarly achievement, promoting and preserving academic freedom and integrity, and encouraging creative inquiry and service to our communities. The Council further aims to foster the professional development of the faculty.