Academic Affairs 2019-2020

Academic Affairs

The committee will attend to the following issues and report to Council as appropriate:

  • Consider existing campus committees (including task forces and working groups) and develop sensible bodies for ensuring effective shared governance in student affairs.
  • Advise efforts to standardize recognition of courses for credit across Missouri universities and other efforts to collaborate within the UM system.
  • Develop improved means for evaluating teaching for inclusion in promotion materials and to improve teaching effectiveness, in collaboration with Faculty Affairs.
  • Consider the Registrar’s annual list of requests for updates and/or policy changes to the Faculty Handbook and University Catalogs.
  • Submission for Council consideration and approval, the AY2021-2022 academic calendar.

Academic Affairs Committee:

Chair:
Daniel Cohen

Members:
Zandra De Araujo
Guido Lastra
Paul Anderson
Bill Horner
C. Jeff Smith