The Faculty Senate represents the Academic Faculty at the Colorado School of Mines and serves as the Faculty’s voice to:

  • provide a forum for the Academic Faculty to express its concerns to the Administration and the Board of Trustees;
  • encourage the involvement of the Academic Faculty in the overall operation of the school; and
  • foster and maintain a stimulating atmosphere for teaching, scholarship and service.

The Faculty Senate is your voice to the administration. We are focused on transparency to promote cooperation and understanding among the various constituencies that comprise Mines.  Faculty, staff, and students are encouraged to engage with the Faculty Senate by:

Contact us

Brandon dugan

Faculty Senate President
Associate Department Head/Professor, Geophysics
Baker Hughes Chair in Petrophysics and Borehole Geophysics
(303) 273-3512

2023 – 2024 BUSINESS Meeting Schedule

Faculty Senate business meetings are held in-person in the Guggenheim Boardroom on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 2:00-4:00 pm.

These sessions are open to faculty, staff, and students to attend.

August 22, 2023 January 9, 2024
September 12, 2023 January 23, 2024
September 26, 2023 February 13, 2024
October 10, 2023 February 27, 2024
October 24, 2023 March 12, 2024
November 14, 2023 March 26, 2024
November 28, 2023 April 9, 2024
December 12, 2023 April 23, 2024
May 14, 2024