PSS Senators Resource Page

Welcome Senators

Thank you for your commitment to serve a two year term as a UB Professional Staff Senator. Your participation is an opportunity to network with professional staff from all three of UB’s campuses and to promote professional employees’ interests to UB administration.

Senator Responsibilities and Guidelines

  1. Read and become familiar with the PSS Constitution and Bylaws and Code of Ethics.
  2. Attend monthly and special PSS meetings.
  3. Read and become familiar with PSS General Membership and Executive Committee monthly meeting minutes.
  4. Represent your area by┬ácommunicating PSS activities to your constituents and by bringing constituent concerns to the Executive Committee’s attention.
  5. Work with other senators from your area to arrange meetings/gatherings—at least once per semester—to discuss issues and matters of interest to constituents.
  6. Present a fair and impartial view on all matters brought to your attention.
  7. Welcome each new professional staff member in your area by email, phone or in person.
  8. Elect Executive Comnmittee members for two year terms.

Helpful Information

Communicating with Your Area

As a PSS Senator, you serve as a liaison to the PSS members in your area. Here are some ways to easily communicate PSS events and news to your area.

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Last updated: 01 August 2014