Faculty Senate

Faculty Senate Awards - Call for Nominations

This year’s unit/category designations are:

  • Affiliated Units/Institutes: Service
    Academic Affairs, Advanced Imaging Research Center, Center for Embyonic Cell and Gene Therapy, Center for Regenerative Medicine, Institute of Environmental Health, Library, Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Science (formerly CROET), Oregon National Primate Research Center, Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute, Vollum Institute
  • College of Pharmacy: Teaching
  • School of Dentistry: Leadership
  • School of Medicine: Research
    All Units A-E
  • School of Nursing: Collaboration
  • School of Public Health: Excellence


  • Nominees must be current OHSU full-time or part-time faculty. Emeritus faculty members are not eligible. 
  • Faculty members must be appointed or affiliated with an OHSU Academic Unit 
  • Self-nominations and nominations from immediate family members are not eligible.
  • Teams are not eligible for consideration.
  • Multiple nominations by the same nominator will not be considered. Multiple nominations by different nominators are encouraged.


Nomination Button

Click on the button above and type your nomination letter into the online form provided or upload a separate document.  Please note: you can only submit one nomination per faculty member.  If you would like to nominate multiple faculty members you will need to fill out more than one nomination form. The nomination can be a short paragraph or letter showing tangible evidence why you think this individual deserves this award in the specified category.

Final Deadline to receive nominations is Friday, February 26th at 5:00pm.

Up to four nominees will be chosen from each unit/category and each finalist will receive $500.  The award winner from the category will receive $3,500 and will have his/her name engraved on the  Faculty Senate Awards Memorial Plaque.

Having problems accessing the Nomination form?  Please review the Call for Nominations Form Remote Access Instructions

Review Previous Faculty Senate Award Winners

Connect with the Faculty Senate

The OHSU Faculty Senate is a collective group of faculty representatives from across the University that come together to discuss, plan, advise and where appropriate takes action within its mission on any matter of general interest or concern to the Faculty or pertaining to OHSU. This includes, but not limited to: 

  • academic policies
  • educational standards, curricula, new programs, regulations
  • research
  • faculty status
  • strategic planning 
  • budget  aspects of student life that relate to the university environment.

Faculty Members - For more information about current members or what is going on in the Faculty Senate, please feel free to visit the internal Faculty Senate Connect site where you will find a list of Current Faculty Senate Representatives, join the Faculty Discussion Board, and even message your senator directly.

For all other inquiries on the Faculty Senate, please or call 503 494-4460 and you will be redirected to the Senate Representative who can address your inquiry accordingly.

2015 Faculty Senate Representatives

Affiliated Units

Lucia Carbone
Mitchell Turker
Richard Goodman
Robin Champieux

College of Pharmacy

Conroy Sun

School of Dentistry

Barry Taylor
Michael Danilchik
Rose McPharlin
Steven Gold

School of Medicine - Unit A

Derick Du Vivier
Jeffrey Iliff

School of Medicine - Unit B

Beth Smith

School of Medicine - Unit C

Aaron Cohen
Karen Eden

School of Medicine - Unit D

Clifford Coleman
Jessica Flynn

School of Medicine - Unit E

Amy Kobus
Bonnie Nagel
Linda Stork

School of Nursing

Amy Ross
Catherine Salveson
Frances Lee-Lin
Karen Lyons
Kristin Lutz

School of Public Health

Karen Watanabe