Who serves on the L&S Curriculum Committee?
The L&S Curriculum Committee advises the Dean on the integrity of the undergraduate degree requirements and changes to requirements for L&S majors. The committee's work is conducted with an emphasis on safeguarding the principles of degree programs in the liberal arts and sciences.
The L&S Curriculum CommitteeProfessor Michael Wagner (Journalism and Mass Communication) chairs the committee for 2017-2018. Faculty and academic staff members serve three year terms and are chosen to represent the various academic areas of the College; a departmental undergraduate adviser and two L&S undergraduate student representatives also serve as members of the committee. The Associate Dean for Student Academic Affairs assigns two L&S Student Academic Affairs staff members to serve as ex officio members of the committee. Nancy Westphal-Johnson, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education and Academic Administration, also serves in an ex officio capacity, as does Assistant Dean Elaine M. Klein, Director of L&S Academic Planning, Program Review, and Assessment of Student Learning and Kimbrin Cornelius, Curriculum Administration Specialist.
Seth Blair, Zoology, Year 2 of 3
Nikki Lemmon, Computer Sciences, Year 2 of 3
Daniel Quint, Economics, Year 3 of 3
Rajiv Rao, Spanish and Portuguese, Year 2 of 3
Jennifer Schomaker, Chemistry, Year 1 of 3
Micheal Wagner, Journalism and Mass Communication, Year 3 of 3 (Chair)
Kimbrin Cornelius, L&S Administration (Undergraduate Education and Academic Administration)
Elaine Klein, L&S Administration (Academic Planning)
Christopher Lee, L&S Student Academic Affairs (Undergraduate Academic Services)
Jacquelyn Guthrie, L&S Honors Program (Honors, Curriculum)
Michael J. Pflieger, L&S Student Academic Affairs (Undergraduate Academic Services, DARS)
Nancy Westphal-Johnson, L&S Administration (Undergraduate Education and Academic Administration)
Assistant to the Committee
Joni Brown, L&S Curriculum Committee
- What does the L&S Curriculum Committee do?
- When does the L&S Curriculum Committee meet? What are the deadlines? Whom do I contact about agenda items?
- How much lead time is needed to implement a new course, or to a change to an existing course?
- Curricular Changes in the College of Letters & Science
- Curriculum Committee Consultation on Curricular and Policy Matters