1. Faculty committees of the Senate
Passed by Faculty Senate and approved by the Provost on September 8, 2009; revised by Faculty Senate and approved by the Provost January 2012.
m. University Studies Advisory Committee
- Duties. To review existing and proposed content
of University Studies curriculum and corresponding catalogue copy. To receive analysis
of basic studies assessment results from the Learning Assessment
Council and formulate recommendations as appropriate to the Faculty
Senate for curricular changes based on assessment findings. To coordinate
efforts to refine University Studies offerings to promote the academic
mission of the university. To work with
Studies courses are offered on a reasonable and regular basis.
- Membership. Nine faculty members, including at least five from the College of Arts and Sciences, at least one from the College of Health and Human Services, at least one from the Cameron School of Business, at least one from the Watson School of Education, and one other from the faculty at large. Term of membership shall be three years with staggered term so that one-third of the committee terms expire in a given year. A member may serve a second consecutive term. At the initial Fall meeting the Committee shall elect a vice-chair who will normally assume the role of chair in the following year. The chief academic officer, the Dean of the University College, the University Librarian or a representative from the library faculty, the vice-chair from the University Curriculum Committee, and the Early College Liaison shall be ex-officio non-voting members.