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University Curriculum Committee (UCC)

Purpose or Function:  Member of the UCC will (a) review catalog changes (including new degree and certificate programs) for quality, integrity, academic rigor, and purpose; evaluating catalog revisions and new degree programs to ensure that they support the university’s mission; (b) avoid unnecessary duplication of courses and conflicts of interest with other existing courses; (c) ensure that proposals meet the quality standards set forth by the university, the Texas A&M University System, the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, and accrediting bodies, including SACSCOC. During each fall and spring semester, the UCC will hold at least two meetings during two different months. Recommendations from the UCC will be routed to the Faculty Senate. 

MembershipVoting members include all members of the Faculty Senate’s Academic Affairs Committee and up to two (2) additional voting members of both the Undergraduate Council and Graduate Council, for a total of no more than four (4) voting members from undergrad/grad council. Half of the voting members constitute a quorum. Non-voting members attend in an advisory capacity.

ChairChair of the Faculty Senate's Academic Affairs Committee

Responsible University OfficialAssociate Provost

Name

Membership

Term

Britt, Sean

Chair, Faculty Senate's Academic Affairs Committee

May - 2020

Chanchit, Chuleeporn

Faculty Senate's Academic Affairs Committee Member

May - 2020

Frost, Alison

Faculty Senate's Academic Affairs Committee Member

May - 2020

Acker, Kateijne

Faculty Senate's Academic Affairs Committee Member

May - 2020

Bippert, Kelli

Faculty Senate's Academic Affairs Committee Member

May - 2020

Vacant

Faculty Senate's Academic Affairs Committee Member

May - 2020

Bird, Chris

Faculty Senate's Academic Affairs Committee Member

May - 2020

Metcalf, Emily

Faculty Senate's Academic Affairs Committee Member

May - 2020

Bruun, Faye

Graduate Council Representative

N/A

Hu, Xinping

Graduate Council Representative

N/A

Jarvis, Kellie

Undergraduate Council Representative

N/A

Marquez, Cesar

Undergraduate Council Representative

N/A

Last Updated: 11/04/2019