Academic Affairs Committee

The Academic Affairs Committee oversees all activities that support the academic mission of the University, in coordination with the Medical Center Academic Affairs Committee and the Undergraduate Education Committee. 

The work of the Academic Affairs Committee includes the articulation of the academic mission of the University, enhancing the quality of the academic program, considering new academic programs and significant modifications in existing academic programs, fostering faculty development and other faculty priorities, all matters relating to the graduate and professional student experience (including academic, extra-curricular, and co-curricular affairs), promoting scholarly research, and overseeing strategic planning for the University and its constituent schools.

Academic Affairs Committee Membership, 2016-2017

Allyson Duncan, Chair
Sean Bissell (DSG)
Emily Bernhardt (Faculty)
Paul Farmer
Xiqing Gao
Tom Gorrie
Trina Jones (Faculty)
Kushal Kadakia (DSG)
Elizabeth Kiss
Travis Knoll (GPSC)
Hadrian Luo (GPSC)
Patty Morton
Chris Paul (Observer)
Hope Morgan Ward
Josh Sosin (Faculty)
Erika Weinthal (Faculty)
      Sally Kornbluth, Provost, ex officio
      TBD, Vice Provost for Academic Affairs, ex officio