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CU Denver Faculty Assembly

The Voice of CU Denver Faculty​

The Faculty Assembly (FA) is the official voice of the CU Denver Faculty in shared governance on our campus, at our University and at the CU-system level.

The Faculty Assembly and its committees are elected/appointed by their schools and colleges on campus to represent the interests of the faculty and to work with administration of the campus. Whether you are a member of FA or not, please become familiar with the CU Denver Faculty Assembly Constitution and Bylaws, located under Policies & Governance Documents. They provide guidance for formal faculty governance and norms for academic governance generally. As full participants in critical decisions about change and continuity in the campus's future, faculty have the obligation to be knowledgeable about their rights and responsibilities.

Find the report of what the Faculty Assembly did during the 2019 Academic year here​.

 Meet Your Faculty Advisor

Faculty Advisor:  Weldon A. Lodwick, PhD


Weldon Lodwick was born in Brazil to American parents having attended schools in Brazil through high school. He attended universities in Ohio and Oregon obtaining a PhD from Oregon State University. He has worked in the Caribbean (Dominican Republic and Jamaica), Central America (Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras), and Syria. He also spent four years as a Junior High and High School math teacher in an African American school in one of the last counties in the USA to desegregate. Lodwick came to UCD in the 1982-83 academic year as part of the group of mathematics professors hired to begin a PhD in applied mathematics. He is currently a full professor in the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences. During his tenure at UCD, he has been interim chair of Physics, served as a member of the CU System Privilege and Tenure committee, panel chair and committee chair and more recently as vice chair over a period of fourteen years. Moreover, he was a Fulbright Research Fellow, Visiting Professor at Miami University, Paul Sabatier University, State University of Sao Paulo. He has written numerous mathematics books, one children’s book, articles, and lectured in Japan, Brazil, Chile, Peru, France, Sweden, Germany, Bulgaria, Netherlands, Portugal, and Italy.


Phone:  303.315.1733 (Office)

            303.315.1700 (Math Department Office)

Address:  Student Commons Building, 4th Floor, Room 4225

              1201 Larimer Street, Denver




The Faculty Assembly has 8 standing committees that tackle a range of issues that are essential to the continued growth of the institution and to the quality of the faculty experience on this campus.​​​



Faculty participation in shared governance is critical to the well being of our academic community. Please contact me directly to learn more about opportunities in the FA and other faculty governance structures in the schools and colleges. Please note that our monthly meetings are open to all, so I hope to see you at a Faculty Assembly meeting in the near future!


Michael Zinser, Chair 

Phone: 303-315-7048

Email: Faculty Assembly



 End of Year Reports

 Current Bylaws

 Faculty Assembly Memos

 Faculty Assembly Award

​Margaret Wood ​2018 - 2019
​​​​Joanne Addison​ ​​2019 - 2020


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Faculty Assembly Office Location

​1380 Lawrence Street Center, 3rd Floor
Campus Box: B137
P.O.Box 173364
Denver, CO 80204 


CU Denver Faculty Assembly Chair

Michael Zinser, PhD
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Phone: 303.315.7048 


CU Anschutz Faculty Assembly Chair

Jacqueline Jones, PhD, BN, RN, FRCNA, FAAN
College of Nursing 
Phone: 303.724.2929​



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