TYPE C: INSTITUTIONAL POLICY OR GOVERNANCE

C-4 Educational Policy Committee

Chair: Mary Rose
Vice Chair: Garza, Thomas J.
Chair Elect: Mary Rose

Minutes
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October 18, 2012
December 13, 2012
February 7, 2013
March 7, 2013

April 4, 2013
May 2, 2013

The next meeting will be on November 14 at 1pm in the UGS Conference Room, MAI 202B. The next meeting after that will be December 13 at in MAI 202B.

Member E-mail Address Book (comma delimited)
Member E-mail Address Book (semi-colon delimited)

Committee's annual reports from previous years:

2011-2012
 

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 voting members of the General Faculty for three-year staggered terms. Three students shall be appointed by the President from a panel of names submitted by the Senate of College Councils, and one from a panel submitted by the Graduate Student Assembly. All undergraduate members must be from different colleges and include at least one lower-division and one -upper-division student. The Graduate Student Assembly panel shall include at least 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 voting faculty members of the Faculty Council for one-year terms. Each year, the committee shall elect its own Chair and Vice Chair, who shall be voting faculty members of the committee. The Provost, the Dean of Undergraduate Studies, and the Director of Measurement and Evaluation Center, representing the Center for Teaching and Learning, and the Registrar shall serve as administrative advisors without votes. The Chair of the Student Deans' Committee and the President of the Academic Counselors' Association shall serve as consultants without votes.

Members, 2012-13:
Cummings, Molly E. 2012-2015 associate professor, integrative biology
Delgado, Cesar 2012-2014 assistant professor, curriculum and instruction
De Lissovoy, Noah 2012-2015 assistant professor, curriculum and instruction
Garza, Thomas J. 2011-2013 associate professor, Slavic and Eurasian studies
Glavan, James J. 2011-2013 professor, theatre and dance
Heinzelman, Susan S. 2011-2013 associate professor, English
Rose, Mary 2011-2013 associate professor, sociology
White, Stephen 2012-2014 professor, classics
Wiley, Darlene 2012-2014 professor, music

Faculty Council Appointees:
  Julien, Christine 2012-2013 associate professor, electrical and computer engineering
  Ronn, Ehud 2012-2013 professor, finance

Four Students:
  Fjelstul, Joshua 2012-2013 Senate of College Councils representative, senior, government
  Morton, Michael 2012-2013 Senate of College Councils representative, senior, journalism
  Vincent, Stephen Michael 2012-2013 Senate of College Councils representative, sophomore, economics/government
  Redding, Michael1 2012-2013 Graduate Student Assembly representative

Administrative Advisors:
  Abraham, Lawrence D. ex officio
without vote
associate dean, undergraduate studies
  Keller, Harrison ex officio
without vote
vice provost and executive director, Center for Teaching and Learning
  Ritter, Gretchen ex officio
without vote
vice provost
  Stanfield, Shelby ex officio
without vote
associate vice president and registrar

Consultants:
  Bernstein, Mark E. ex officio
without vote
chair, Student Deans' Committee, associate dean, communication
  Vickers, Nathan J. ex officio
without vote

president, Academic Counselors Association, academic advising coordinator


1Replacement for S. Reid Long who is graduating fall 2012 and resigned effective December 18, 2012.