UNC Faculty Council - April 21, 2017 - Elections and Farewell Edition

The action-packed agenda features the results of the Faculty Elections, annual reports and updates including those from the Education committee, Diversity and Center for Faculty Excellence.


  1. Chancellor Carol Folt and Chair of the Faculty Bruce Cairns presiding
    Friday, April 21, 2017
    3:00 p.m. in Kerr Hall Room 2001 (Eshelman School of Pharmacy)
    Link to livestream:  https://uncpharmacy.mediasite.mcnc.org/mcnc/Play/77a8639cf0a14fe59d25a90c04b0546c1d 

  2. Live-tweets by @smalljones and others as noted marked with #faccouncil and@UNCFacGov Edited and selected by @smalljones
    NOTE: This Storify will be updated in near live time as the meeting progresses to include actions, additions and corrections and activities through tweets and instagrams of those tagging posts with #faccouncil and more. You can participate by using the hashtag #faccouncil
  3. 3:00 p.m. Chair of the Faculty remarks
    Professor Bruce Cairns, chair of the faculty @cairnsunc
  4. 3:10 p.m. Chancellor’s and Provost’s remarks
    Chancellor Carol Folt @chancellorfolt and Provost Jim Dean @tarheelprovost
  5. 3:20 p.m. Faculty elections report and faculty remembrances
    Elections results New Chair @LeslieParise  http://www.med.unc.edu/biochem/people/faculty/primary/parise 
  6. Remembrances (Slideshow)
    Professor Vin Steponaitis, secretary of the faculty
  7. 3:40 p.m. Educational Committee annual report and resolutions
    Resolution 2017-5. On Final Examinations passes unanimously