Committee on Studies - Faculty of Science

I. For each faculty, there shall be a Committee on Studies composed of seven members. The faculties of Business and Education shall have a joint Committee on Studies – Professional Studies.

II. (a) Each Committee on Studies shall be composed of

(1) the Dean of faculty, ex officio;

(2) four members elected by their own faculty to serve three-year terms; and

(3) two students.

(b)

(1) The terms of the elected members shall be staggered so as to provide continuity of membership on the Committee.

(2) A Committee member who has just completed three years of service shall be ineligible for re-election until one year has elapsed.

III. The Executive Sub-committee of each Committee on Studies shall be comprised of the members of the Committee described above.

IV. Each Committee on Studies shall be the body responsible for the implementation of academic policies and regulations adopted by the Senate for its faculty.

V. (a) Specifically, each Committee

(1) shall be responsible for the material respecting its faculty to be included in the Academic Calendar;

(2) may recommend to the Senate requirements for admission to its faculty;

(3) may recommend to the Senate amendments to academic requirements of the University; and

(4) shall be an advisory body to the Dean in matters not specifically mentioned above.

(b) The Executive Sub-committee of each Committee on Studies shall

(1) have the power to approve exemptions from academic requirements when circumstances warrant it;

(2) recommend to the Faculty the candidates qualified for certificates, diplomas, and degrees in course;

VI. The Dean of each faculty shall preside at meetings of that faculty’s Committee on Studies and each Committee may appoint its Secretary.

VII. Meetings of each Committee on Studies may be called by the Dean, and shall be called upon the request of two members of the Committee.

VIII. (a) Joint meetings of Committees on Studies to deal with matters of common concern to the faculties shall be convoked by the Academic Vice-President & Provost; the Academic Vice-President & Provost shall designate a Chair pro tem for such meetings.

(b) Decisions or recommendations originating in such joint meetings of the Committees on Studies shall be reported to the appropriate bodies by the Academic Vice-President & Provost.

ELECTED BY: Faculty of Science
DATE: Spring Meetings of Faculties
TERM: Three (3) years
NUMBER: Four (4) members

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Committee Membership

Name Role Term Start End Comment
Heather Helpard N/a 3 Year 2020-07-01 2023-06-30 Faculty of Science
Barry Taylor N/a 3 Year 2020-07-01 2023-06-30 Faculty of Science
Jacob Levman N/a 2 Year 2020-07-01 2022-06-30 Faculty of Science
Martin Van Bommel N/a 3 Year 2019-07-01 2022-06-30 Faculty of Science
Sasho Mackenzie N/a 3 Year 2017-04-01 2020-08-31 Faculty of Science
Jen Jamieson N/a 3 Year 2017-04-01 2020-08-31 Faculty of Science
Galina Orlova N/a 3 Year 2017-12-01 2020-08-31 Faculty of Science
Lori Graham N/a 1 Year 2019-01-01 2019-06-30 Faculty of Science
Mike Melchin N/a 3 Year 2016-07-01 2018-12-31 Faculty of Science
Lori Graham N/a 3 Year 2016-04-01 2018-01-01 Sabbatical
Jo-Anne MacDonald N/a 2 Year 2015-04-01 2017-04-01
Martin Van Bommel N/a 3 Year 2014-04-01 2017-04-01
Peggy Gallant N/a 3 Year 2015-04-01 2016-07-01
Dieter Klapstein N/a 3 Year 2013-04-01 2016-04-01
Patricia Mazier N/a 2 Year 2013-04-01 2015-04-01
Jo-Anne MacDonald N/a 1 Year 2014-07-01 2015-04-01
Debbie Vossen N/a 2 Year 2013-04-01 2014-06-01
Peter Marzlin N/a 1 Year 2011-04-01 2014-04-01
Wolfram Bentz N/a 3 Year 2011-04-01 2014-04-01 off
Ping Zhou N/a 3 Year 2011-04-01 2014-04-01
Gerrard Marangoni N/a 3 Year 2010-04-01 2013-04-01
Jane Moseley N/a Unknown 2013-03-01 2013-04-01 Replacing Charmaine McPherson
Charmaine McPherson N/a 3 Year 2011-04-01 2013-03-01 off