Faculty Council sets and approves academic policy, principles, priorities, and the general direction for the teaching and research activities of the Faculty. Reporting up through Faculty Council are several committees including the Admissions Committee, Committee on Community Affairs and Gender Issues, Curriculum Committee, Graduate Education Committee, Scholarships and Awards Committee, Teaching Methods and Resources Committee, and Committee on Examinations.
Among its many roles and duties, Faculty Council:
Mark your calendar! Faculty Council meeting dates for the 2015-2016 academic year are as follows:
All Council meetings take place from 12:10 to 2 p.m. in the Michael E. Charles Council Chamber (GB202);.
Submission deadlines for standing committee reports are as follows:
|Governance Cycle||Executive Committee submission deadline*||Executive Committee mailing||Executive Committee meeting||Faculty Council mailing||Faculty Council meeting|
|1||Sep 5, 2014||Sep 12, 2014||Sep 19, 2014||Sep 24, 2014||Oct 8, 2014|
|2||Oct 21, 2014||Oct 28, 2014||Nov 4, 2014||Nov 11, 2014||Nov 25, 2014|
|3||Jan 5, 2015||Jan 13, 2015||Jan 20, 2015||Jan 27, 2015||Feb 10, 2015|
|4||Mar 11, 2015||Mar 18, 2015||Mar 25, 2015||Apr 3, 2015||Apr 17, 2015|
* Forward reports to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Standing Committee Documents
Questions about Faculty Council or other governance matters? Contact Caroline Ziegler, Faculty Governance and Programs Officer, at email@example.com.