Academic Affairs

ACADEMIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE NEW SCHOOL PROPOSALS – GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION (TEMPLATE)

NEW DEGREE PROPOSAL GUIDELINES

GUIDELINES FOR MINOR, CONCENTRATION, OR TRACK PROPOSALS

PROTOCOL FOR REVIEW

Functions:

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:

  1. Meet with Provost at beginning of year to discuss priorities for year ahead.
  2. Review curriculum and academic programs as issues emerge.
  3. Consider policies affecting faculty in the performance of their duties.
  4. Offer advice pertaining to student admissions, graduation and enrollment.

Members (2016-2017)

 

Last Name First Name Title School Membership
Cohen George Brokaw Professor of Corporate School of Law School of Law Chair
Chen Donna Associate Professor School of Medicine
Davidson Martin Johnson and Higgins Professor of Business Administration Darden School of Business
Eddy Spicer David Associate Professor Curry School of Education
Fox Jay Professor School of Medicine
Gibson Mary Associate Professor School of Nursing
Kehoe William William F O’Dell Professor of Commerce McIntire School of Commerce
Levine Stephen Senior Program Director, BIS School of Continuing and Professional Studies Non-Faculty Senate
Li Shiqiao William Stone Weedon Professor of Asian Architecture School of Architecture
Makarova Katya Associate Professor College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Martin Paul Assistant Professor of Public Policy, General Faculty Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy
Messeri Lisa Assistant Professor School of Engineering and Applied Science
Patek Stephen Associate Professor School of Engineering and Applied Science
Patterson Charlotte Professor of Psychology and Director of Women, Gender & Sexuality College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Plews-Ogan Margaret Associate Professor School of Medicine
Carroll Cheryl Academic Compliance Manager n/a Ex Officio
Holmes Archie Vice Provost for Academic Affairs n/a Ex Officio
Kastsouleas Thomas Executive Vice President and Provost n/a Ex Officio
Riley Margaret Professor, General Faculty School of Law Ex Officio
Solenski Nina Associate Professor of Neurology School of Medicine Ex Officio
Stanley Carol Univeristy Registrar n/a Ex Officio
Weaver Alfred Professor School of Engineering and Applied Science Ex Officio
Wolcott David Associate Vice Provost for Academic Accreditation n/a Ex Officio