Committee on Academic Freedom (CAF)

Reviews policies and issues affecting the academic freedom of UCSF faculty. CAF is currently reviewing the issue of academic freedom in the context of institutional affiliations, as well as the use of materials generated by UCSF faculty.

UCSF Faculty in the Adjunct, Clinical X, Health Sciences Clinical, In-Residence, and Ladder Rank series are eligible to be appointed.

5-6 members, meets for 90 minutes every other month.

Meeting Schedule

Date Location Day Time Agenda Minutes Attachments Description
September 23, 2021 Zoom Thursday 1:00 - 2:00 pm 2021-09-23 2021-09-23 1 2 3 
November 29, 2021 Zoom Monday 1:00 - 2:00 pm 2021-11-29 2021-11-29
January 20, 2022 Zoom Thursday 1:00 - 2:00 pm 2022-01-20 2022-01-20
March 17, 2022 Zoom Thursday 1:00 - 2:00 pm 2022-03-17 2022-03-17
May 5, 2022 Zoom Thursday 1:00 - 2:00 pm 2022-05-05 2022-05-05 1 2 3 

Academic Senate Staff: Kirstin Mcrae  

Members

Term
Melike Pekmezci, MD, Chair, Associate Professor, Pathology, (M)    09/01/2021 - 08/31/2022
Don Taylor, MD, PhD, Vice Chair, Assistant Clinical Professor, Anesthesia, (M) 09/01/2021 - 08/31/2022
Steven Altschuler, PhD, Professor, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, (P) 09/01/2020 - 08/31/2022
Andrea Hasenstaub, PhD, Associate Professor, Oto-General Ohns, (M) 09/01/2021 - 08/31/2024
Terumi Kohwi-Shigematsu, PhD, Professor In Residence, Ofs, (D) 09/01/2019 - 08/31/2022
Monica Mclemore, RN, PhD, FAAN, Associate Professor, Fhcn-Administration, (N) 09/01/2020 - 08/31/2022

Future Memberships

Term
Steven Altschuler, PhD, Vice Chair, Professor, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, (P) 09/01/2022 - 08/31/2023
Tracy Lin, PhD, Assistant Adjunct Professor, Social Behavioral Sciences, (N) 09/01/2022 - 08/31/2025
Elizabeth Mertz, PhD, MA, Prof. Prev & Restor Dental Sci, Preventive & Restor Dent Sci, (D) 09/01/2022 - 08/31/2025
Vikram Rao, MD, PhD, Assoc Prof Of Clin Neurology, Neurology, (M) 09/01/2022 - 08/31/2025
Don Taylor, MD, PhD, Chair, Assistant Clinical Professor, Anesthesia, (M) 09/01/2022 - 08/31/2023

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