Academic Senate

The Academic Senate is one of the central institutional bodies of USI, together with the University Council and the Rectorate. The Senate is chaired by the Rector, assisted by a Presidential Office.

It was created in December 2016 with the purpose to strengthen the unity across the academic community, by initiative of USI Rector, Prof. Boas Erez.

 

Structure and functions

The structure and functions of the Academic Senate are defined in the Statute of Università della Svizzera italiana (in Italian).

 

Regulation

The operating procedures of the Academic Senate are defined in the relevant Regulation, which determines, among other things, the elections, the sessions and their conduct, and the voting mechanism.

 

 

Current members

 

Faculty representatives

Substitues:

 

Assistants representatitives

Substitutes:

 

Students representatives

 

Staff representatives

Substitutes:

 

Faculty Deans (permanent members)

The Rector of the Lugano Faculty of Theology, René Roux, takes part in the sessions of the Academic Senate as a non-voting guest.

 

Rectorate (permanent members)

 

Events
18
October
2021
18.
10.
2021
20
October
2021
20.
10.
2021

Body Swap: Empathic Virtual Reality Experience

Academy of Architecture, Faculty of Communication, Culture and Society, Faculty of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Economics, Faculty of Informatics

Lettura collodiana 2021

Faculty of Communication, Culture and Society