The Senate standing committees examine, investigate, deliberate, and make recommendations on matters of current and long standing import to the faculty.  Many areas are of mutual interest to the CUNY student body and the administration.  Standing committee charges and membership are proposed annually.  Their membership includes a Chairperson, Liaison member from the Executive Committee, and faculty members.

Additional and As Needed

The Academic Freedom committee convenes when a need presents, it met last in 2014-15.