At the beginning of each academic year, the committee will meet with the Provost to review emerging academic issues, to discuss priorities for the agenda in the year ahead, and to plan for ad hoc assignments pertaining to academic affairs. The committee will be responsible for all issues pertaining to matters of curricular and academic program review and will be responsible for the Senate’s role in the creation and elimination of academic programs. The committee will formulate policies affecting faculty in the performance of their duties; consider policies and offer advice pertaining to student admissions, graduation, and enrollment; and oversee work relating to student assessment and academic program evaluation. A member of the committee will be nominated to serve as the Senate representative on the University Teaching Award Committee. As necessary, the committee will ask the Executive Council to appoint ad hoc subcommittees to assist in the performance of its duties.
Standing Charges summarized:
- Meet with Provost at beginning of year to discuss priorities for year ahead.
- Review curriculum and academic programs as issues emerge.
- Consider policies affecting faculty in the performance of their duties.
- Offer advice pertaining to student admissions, graduation and enrollment.
|Kerry Abrams, Chair||Professor||Law||
|Jeanine Braithwaite||Senior Lecturer in Public Policy||Batten School||
|Jenny Clay||William R Kenan, Jr, Professor of Classics||Arts & Sciences||
|Martin Davidson||Associate Professor||Darden||
|Francesca Fiorani||Associate Professor||Arts & Sciences||
|Chris Ghaemmaghami||Associate Professor||Medicine||
|Mary Gibson||Associate Professor||Nursing||
|Stephen Patek||Associate Professor||Engineering & Applied Science||
|Charlotte Patterson||Professor||Arts & Sciences||
|Donna Plasket||Assistant Dean and Director, BIS||Continuing & Professional Studies||
|Paige Pullen||Associate Professor||Curry School of Education||
|Herbert Tucker||Professor||Arts & Sciences||
|Mark White||Associate Professor||McIntire School of Commerce||
|Chris Holstege, ex officio||Chair, Faculty Senate
|Joe Garofalo, ex officio||Chair-Elect, Faculty Senate
Associate Professor and
Co-Director, Center for Technology
|Curry School of Education||
|George Cohen, ex officio||Immediate Past Chair, Faculty Senate
Brokaw Professor of Corporate Law
|John Simon, ex officio||Executive Vice President and Provost||Office of the Executive VP & Provost||
|Maurie McInnis, ex officio||Vice Provost for Academic Affairs||Office of the Executive VP & Provost||
|David Wolcott, ex officio||Associate Vice Provost for Academic Accreditation||Office of the Executive VP & Provost||