Christopher Walsh Elected Next Senate Chair-Elect

WalshPlease join us in congratulating our newly elected Senate Chair-Elect, Christopher Walsh. The University Senate elected Walsh at the May 4, 2017 Senate Transition Meeting. He will serve as chair-elect for the 2017-2018 academic year and will take the helm as Senate Chair for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Walsh is the Professor of Horticulture in the College of Agriculture & Natural Resources. He has also chaired the Campus Affairs Committee (2013-2014) and Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee (2008-2009), and served on the Senate Executive Committee (SEC) 2008-2009, Nominations Committee (2009), Staff Affairs Committee (2010-2012 & 2012-2013), the Campus Transportation Advisory Committee (2013-2014), and the Council of University System Staff (2012-2014).

You can learn more about Chris at: http://www.senate.umd.edu/administration/bios/walsh.cfm

We all look forward to working with Chris during his tenure with the University Senate!