Montana State University

Curriculum & Programs Committee

AY12-13 Membership; Updated September 26, 2012

Minutes

Membership

Name Position Represents Term# Ends
Hosburgh, Nathan Member - V Library 1 6/14
Krueger, Derrick Member - V Students 1 6/13
Arnold, Shannon Member - V Agriculture 1 6/14
Adams, Dean Member - V Arts & Architecture 1 6/13
Bryant, Scott Member - V Business 1 6/14
Ellsworth (de Onis), Ann Member - V Education & HHD 1 6/13
Richards, Abigail Chair - V Engineering 1 6/13
Kankelborg, Charles Member - V Letters & Science 1 6/13
Neeley, Mike Member - V Letters & Science 1 6/13
Colclough, Yoshiko Member - V Nursing 1 6/14
Haskins, Ryan Member - V Gallatin College Programs 2 6/14
Larsen, Ron Ex officio Academic Affairs, Associate Provost - ----
Donnelly, Diane Ex officio University Studies - ----
Ashley, Bonnie Ex officio Registrar - ----
Beck, Carina Ex officio Student Success - ----
Mokwa, Robert Ex officio - V Faculty Senate - ----
         
ACADEMIC PROGRAMS WORKING GROUP (Sub-group of CPC)    
Mokwa, Robert Chair Faculty Senate Chair Elect    
Cherry, Steve Member Mathematics 1 6/13
Downs, Doug Member English 1 6/13
Gerlach, Robin Member Chemical & Biological Engineering 1 6/13
Reidy, Michael Member History & Philosophy 1 6/13
Wojtowicz, Richard Member Library 1 6/13

Charge

The Curriculum & Programs Committee shall review proposals for all undergraduate programs (proposals for new majors, minors, degrees, certificates, programs, centers, institutes, the CORE curriculum) and courses, request for changes, additions, or deletions of courses and programs on a continuing basis.  The committee shall consider such aspects as academic soundness, impact on library and other institutional resources, impacts on existing programs, fiscal soundness, duplication of effort, conflicts of academic interest, and fit within the University’s strategic plan and academic strategic plan. 

Meetings

Bi-monthly.

Membership

The Curriculum & Programs Committee (C&PC) shall be comprised of the following voting members: one (1) chair, one (1) student member, one (1) member from each College with the exception of Letters and Science which shall have two (2) members (one from Letters and one from Science), one (1) member from Libraries, and one (1) member from Gallatin College Programs. The chair-elect of Faculty Senate will also be a voting ex officio member of the C&PC but not serve as C&PC chair.
The C&PC also will include one (1) non-voting ex officio member from each of the following – Registrar’s Office, University Studies, Office of Student Success, and the Associate Provost.

Voting Members: Faculty representing each academic college (two from Letters and Science), the Library, student member, Gallatin College Programs, & the Chair.
Non-Voting Ex Officio Members: One representative from the Registrar's Office, University Studies, Office of Student Success, and the Associate Provost.

Length of Term

Voting Members: Two-year term, limit of two consecutive terms, staggered.

Elected By

Voting members of the C&PC shall be nominated and voted into office by each College, with the exception of the Chair-elect of Faculty Senate and the student member, who will be elected by Faculty Senate and ASMSU from among their representative bodies.  Voting C&PC members shall select their chair from among the elected members of the committee.  The chair shall be ratified by Faculty Senate.  The elected chair of the C&PC will provide periodic reports to Faculty Senate, as requested.

Chair

Current--

Advisory To

Faculty Senate, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Reports Due

As requested