TYPE C: INSTITUTIONAL POLICY OR GOVERNANCE
C-4 Educational Policy Committee
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Archie L. Holmes
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FUNCTION: To study proposals on educational policy and assess their possibilities and alternatives; to present recommendations on such matters to the Faculty Council. The committee shall actively seek advice from students.
COMPOSITION: Nine members of the General Faculty and four students. The four student members shall be selected by the Senate of College Councils and the Graduate Student Assembly. The Senate of College Councils will select three undergraduate students. All undergraduate members must be from different Colleges and include at least one lower-division undergraduate and one upper-division undergraduate. The Graduate Student Assembly will select one graduate student, who is or has served as an Assistant Instructor or Teaching Assistant in an undergraduate course at UT Austin. In addition, every year the chair of the Faculty Council shall appoint two members of the Faculty Council, one of whom shall be elected by the voting members of the Faculty Council, for one-year terms as members of the committee. All other members from the General Faculty shall be appointed by the president and serve two-year staggered terms. The committee shall elect its own chair, who shall be a member of the General Faculty. The provost and the director of the Measurement and Evaluation Center, representing the Division of Instructional Innovation and Assessment, shall serve as administrative advisers without votes. The chair of the Student Deans' Committee and a representative of the Academic Counselors' Association, elected by the Academic Counselors' Association Officers, shall serve as consultants without votes.
Members, 2005-2006: Appling, Dean R. 2005-2007 professor, chemistry and biochemistry Blockley, Mary E. 2004-2006 professor, English Drumwright, Minette E. 2004-2006 associate professor, advertising Konana, Prabhudev 2005-2007 associate professor, information, risk and operations management Maloch, Anna E. (Beth)1 2005-2006 assistant professor, curriculum and instruction Ritter, Gretchen 2005-2007 associate professor, government Smith, Martha K. 2004-2006 professor, mathematics Speck, Lawrence W.2 2005-2006 professor, architecture Svinicki, Marilla D. 2004-2006 associate professor, educational psychology
1 Replaced Shirley C. Laffrey (associate professor, nursing) who retired from the University effective fall 2005.
2 Replacement for Judith Langlois who is unable to complete her final year of service.
Faculty Council Appointees: Holmes, Archie L. 2005-2006 associate professor, electrical and computer engineering Koons, Robert C. 2005-2006 professor, philosophy
Four Students: McDowell, Charles Cale 2005-2006 Senate of College Councils representative, finance Morowski, Deborah L. 2005-2006 Graduate Student Assembly representative, curriculum and instruction Nanney, Kathleen L. (Kate) 2005-2006 Senate of College Councils representative, finance Yount, David S. 2005-2006 Senate of College Councils representative, government
Administrative Advisors: Ekland-Olson, Sheldon ex officio executive vice president and provost Gaede, Charles S. ex officio interim director, Measurement and Evaluation Center
Consultants: Bernstein, Mark E. ex officio chair, Student Deans' Association, associate dean, communication Harbin, Melva J. ex officio president, Academic Counselors’ Association, academic advisor II, government