Here is the description of the Professorial Forum from the CSU website:
Membership of this forum is for all Professors of the University (Level E Academic Appointments), excluding the Vice-Chancellor and Deputy Vice-Chancellors. The Professors meet annually in July with the University Council.
- To provide advice and advocacy to the University on academic and strategic matters concerning the conduct and development of teaching and post-graduate supervision, research, and community and professional service;
- To be a source of professorial nominees to serve on various University bodies including: Academic Senate; University Research and Management Committee; and selections and promotions to academic Level D and E positions;
- To act as a collegial forum for Professors of the University; and
- To advise on or participate in programs of professional development relevant to the exercise of academic leadership by Professors in the University