Faculty Senate

Information for the Faculty of the University of Louisville.

ACADEMIC PROGRAMS COMMITTEE

ACADEMIC PROGRAMS COMMITTEE (APC) 2019-2020
COMMITTEE DESCRIPTION:To develop and to recommend to the Faculty Senate criteria for the evaluation of proposals for academic programs based upon approved Faculty Senate guidelines; To receive academic programs proposed by academic units, and to review these in relation to existing programs, support services, and the stated University mission. Financial aspects of the proposed program will be reviewed with the assistance of the Chair of the Budget, Finance and Economic Welfare Committee (Planning and Budget);To review any academic program being proposed for elimination, or those for major alterations in structure; To report to and recommend to the Faculty Senate action to be taken on all proposed programs and program elimination; To monitor any academic programs as directed by the Faculty Senate.

MEMBERSHIP:There shall be nine voting members, at least five of whom must be Faculty Senators. The nine elected members shall include at least one member from each of the following units: Arts and Sciences, Speed School, Education, Business, and Medicine. No more than two members shall represent any unit. The Executive Vice President and Provost, or designee, shall serve as an ex officio non-voting member. The Student and Staff Senates shall each have one ex officio non-voting member.

TERMS: All elected members shall serve staggered three-year terms.

MEETS: COMMITTEE REPORTS
ELECTED: (9) AT LARGE/VOTING
ROBERT BARKER 2017-2020 BUSINESS EMAIL
REG BRUCE
2019-2022 BUSINESS EMAIL
EVAN FREDERICK 2019-2022 EDUCATION EMAIL
ERIN GERBER, NON-SENATOR 2019-2022 SPEED EMAIL
DON DEMUTH, NON-SENATOR 2017-2020 DENTISTRY EMAIL
KAREN HADLEY 2018-2021 ARTS & SCIENCES EMAIL
DAVID JOHNSON 219-2022 PUBLIC HEALTH EMAIL
CHIN NG - CHAIR 2018-2021 MEDICINE EMAIL
BIBHUTI SAR 2019-2022 KENT SCHOOL EMAIL
EX OFFICIO: NON-VOTING
FACULTY SENATE CHAIR KRISTA WALLACE-BOAZ MUSIC EMAIL
PROVOST DESIGNEE TRACY EELLS FACULTY AFFAIRS EMAIL
STAFF SENATE REPRESENTATIVE SARAH FRANKEL UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES EMAIL
STUDENT GOVERNMENT REPRESENTATIVE EMAIL
UPDATED 9.26.2019