Council and Committee Vacancies

"Engage in joint and shared governance to support the SPS and NYU Community!"

Any questions regarding vacancies or nominations may be directed to our office via email ( or phone (212-992-9030). 

University-wide Councils and Committees

Contract Faculty Senators Council (C-FSC)

Graduate Program Committee (GPC)

Undergraduate Program Committees (UPC)

School-wide Councils and Committees

Faculty Council

Full-Time Faculty Grievance Committee

Rank, Title, and Privilege (RTP) Committee

Assessment Committee

Election Timeline

Monday, March 18, 2024 - Colleague-nominations Due: To nominate a colleague, email the Office of Faculty Affairs ( by the deadline. The faculty member will be notified and asked to prepare the required material by the submission deadline, should they wish to accept the nomination.

Monday, April 1, 2024 - Self-Nominations and Nomination Materials Due: Interested faculty should submit a current CV and short letter (max. 250 words) describing qualifications/experience and/or what they will bring to service on the specific council or committee. Submission materials must be sent to the SPS Office of Faculty Affairs ( by the deadline.

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 11:59pm - Voting Closes: Ballots for the Faculty Council, Full-Time Faculty Grievance Committee, C-FSC, GPC, and UPC will be shared with voting-eligible full-time faculty shortly after the close of the nomination period. Ballots close at 11:59 pm. In the case of a tie, a revote will be administered within one week.

May 1 - SPS Dean Announces candidates who have been elected