TYPE C: INSTITUTIONAL POLICY OR GOVERNANCE

C-6 International Programs and Studies Committee

Chair: Eugenia Costa-Giomi

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FUNCTION: To advise the Faculty Council and the  executive vice president and provost on policies and procedures pertinent to the development, implementation, and operation of international programs at the University and pedagogical and research programs involving overseas study and/or work with internationally oriented agencies.

COMPOSITION: At least five members of the General Faculty and two students. Student members shall be appointed by the president in the fall from a panel of names submitted by the appropriate student committee. In addition, every year the chair of the Faculty Council shall appoint two members of the Faculty Council for one-year terms as members of the committee. At least one faculty member of the committee shall be a member of a foreign language department. The committee shall elect its own chair and vice chair, who shall be members of the General Faculty. The president, through delegation of authority to the executive vice president and provost, shall appoint annually, as administrative advisers without vote, the vice provosts for undergraduate studies and for graduate studies, one person selected from the academic associate deans of the colleges and schools, one person selected from among the directors of UT Austin area studies centers, and one person selected from among the assistants to the UT Austin administration in the area of international programs and student services related thereto.1


1Changes in function and composition were approved by the Faculty Council on April 11, 2005, and transmitted to the president on April 12, 2005. The president approved the changes on June 14, 2005. See D 3765-3773 for additional information.

Members, 2004-2005:
  Costa-Giomi, Eugenia 2003-2005 associate professor, music
  Ellzey, Janet L. 2004-2006 professor, mechanical engineering
  Foley, Douglas E. 2004-2006 professor, currriculum and instruction
  Platt, David 2003-2005 lecturer, accounting
  Poole, Dennis L. 2004-2006 professor, social work

Faculty Council Appointees:
  Boas, Hans C. 2004-2005 assistant professor, Germanic studies
  Heinzelman, Susan S. 2004-2005 associate professor, English

Two Students:
  Christensen, Julie 2004-2005 Student Government representative, government
  Stolhandske, Matt 2004-2005 Student Government representative, accounting

Administrative Advisors:
  Dempster, Douglas ex officio associate dean, College of Fine Arts
  Gilbert, Lucia ex officio executive vice president and provost
  Manners, Ian ex officio director, Center for Middle Eastern Studies
  Rodriguez, Victoria ex officio vice provost, Graduate Studies
  Wilcox, Jerry ex officio director, International Office