Graduate Affairs Committee

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2015-2016

Graduate Affairs Committee: Roster, Minutes, Agendas, & Discussion Items

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    Margaret Adamek, Ph.D. | School of Social Work | ES 4138H | 274-6730 | madamek@iupui.edu

    Janice S. Blum, Ph.D. (Chair)* | Graduate Office | UL 1170 | 274-5845 | jblum@iupui.edu

    Rafael Bahamonde, Ph.D. | School of Physical Education and Tourism | PE 255 | 274-2344 | rbahamon@iupui.edu

    Randy Brutkiewicz, Ph.D. | School of Medicine | R2 302 | 274-7589 | rbrutkie@iupui.edu

    Susan Cauble | Kelley School of Business | BS 3024 | 274-3451 | sehaines@iupui.edu

    Tien-Min Gabriel Chu, Ph.D. | School of Dentistry | DS 112 | 274-5148 | tgchu@iu.edu

    Christine Lynn Czachowski, Ph.D. | School of Science | LD 126A | 278-4820 | cczachow@iupui.edu

    Dezra Despain* | Graduate Office | UL 1170 | 278-4326 | dezdes@iupui.edu

    Fred DiCamilla, Ph.D. | School of Liberal Arts | CA 501T | 274-4804 | fdicamil@iupui.edu

    Patricia Ebright, Ph.D. | School of Nursing | NU 485 |278-2524 | prebrigh@iupui.edu

    Anthony Greco, President | Graduate and Professional Student Government (GPSG) | gpsgpres@iupui.edu

    Richard L. Gregory, Ph.D. | School of Dentistry | DS 123 | 274-9949 | rgregory.iu.edu

    Maureen Harrington, Ph.D. | Graduate Council Appointee | Biochemistry & Molecular Biology | MS 4071F | 274-7527 | mharrin@iu.edu

    Monica Henry* | Graduate Office | UL 1170 | 278-2071 | mlhenry@iupui.edu

    Brittney-Shea Herbert, Ph.D. | Graduate Council Appointee | Medical & Molecular Genetics | IB 130 | 278-6147 | brherber@iupui.edu

    Youngbok Hong, Professor | Herron School of Art and Design | HR 170 | 278-9475 | youhong@iupui.edu

    Marjorie Hovde, Ph.D. | Purdue School of Engineering and Technology | ET 324F | 274-0825 | mhovde@iupui.edu

    Karl MacDorman, Ph.D. | School of Informatics and Computing | IT 475J | 278-8169 | kmacdorm@iupui.edu

    Jennifer Mahoney* | Graduate Office | UL 1170 | 278-4305 | mahoney2@iupui.edu

    Brendan Maxcy, Ph.D. | School of Education | ES 3116 | 274-7516 | bmaxcy@iupui.edu

    Deborah McGregor, J.D. | School of Law | IH 229 | 274-2608 | dmcgreg@iupui.edu

    NaShara Mitchell,* J.D. | Graduate Office |UL 1170 | 278-4331 | namitch@iupui.edu

    Jackie O'Palka, Ph.D. | School of Health & Rehabilitation Science | BR114 | 278-0934 | jopalka@iupui.edu

    Kristi Palmer | University Library | UL 1112 F | 274-8230 | klpalmer@iupui.edu

    G. David Peters, Ed.D. | Purdue School of Engineering & Techonology | SI 118 | 278-2591 | gpeters@iupui.edu

    Sonja Rice, J.D. | School of Law | IH 206B | 274-8043 | sorice@iupui.edu

    Patrick J. Rooney, Ph.D | Lilly Family School of Philanthropy | TG 301 | 278-8917 | rooney@iupui.edu

    Randall Roper, Ph.D. | School of Science | LD 220 D | 274-8131 | rjroper@iupui.edu

    Kristy Sheeler, Ph.D. | School of Liberal Arts | CA 309D | 278-3161 | ksheeler@iupui.edu

    David Skalnik, Ph.D. | School of Science | LD 222 | 277-0625 | dskalnik@iupui.edu

    Jon Story,* Ph.D. | Purdue University Graduate School | Young Graduate House, #160 West Lafayette, IN 47907 | 765-494-6963 | jastory@purdue.edu

    Jody Sundt | School of Public & Environmental Affairs | BS 4078 | 278-0426 | jsundt@iupui.edu

    Annela Teemant | School of Education | ES 3121 | 274-1228 | ateemant@iupui.edu

    James Williams, Ph.D. | Graduate Council Appointee | Department of Anatomy | MS 5055 | 274-3423 | jwillia3@iu.edu

    James Wimbush,* Ph.D. | Indiana University Graduate School | Bloomington Office - Kirkwood Hall 111 |IUPUI Office - University Library 1170 | 274-1577 | jwimbush@indiana.edu

    Constantin Yiannoutsos, Ph.D. | School of Public Health | HS 3000 | 278-3045 | cyiannou@iupui.edu

     * Non-voting Member

May 24, 2016

May 24 agenda
Location: UL 1126
Minutes for approval, April 26, 2016

Program Reviews

  • MS Technology - curriculum change
    Proposal
  • MS in Clinical Anatomy - curriculum change
    Memo
  • MS in Biostatistics - curriculum change
    Memo
  • MA in Applied Communication - curriculum change
    Memo
  • MA in Philanthropic Studies move to online
    Proposal
  • Graduate Certificate in Philanthropic Studies move to online

Discussion

  • Haven Plus, the two-part Sexual Harassment Prevention tutorial for graduate and professional students
  • Adding a back page to syllabi that includes Required Policy Statements, Optional but Recommended Policy Statements, and Course-Specific Statements Recommended for Inclusion in syllabus
April 26, 2016

April 26 agenda
Location: UL 1126
Minutes for approval, March 22, 2016

Program Reviews

  • M.A. in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)
    Proposal
  • Curriculum change - Graduate Certificate in TESL (Teaching English as a Second Language) name change to TESOL
    Memo
  • MSA in Anesthesiology
    Proposal
  • Accelerated Degree: BA in Liberal Arts / JD
    Proposal
  • Amendment to Graduate Certificate in Philanthropic Studies
    Memo

Discussion

  • Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL) - Research Day
  • Process to Address Remonstrance of Courses or Programs
March 22, 2016

March 22 agenda
Location: UL 1126
Minutes for approval, February 23, 2016

Program Reviews

  • Curriculum change - Business of Biomedical Science doctoral minor
    Change request
  • Curriculum change - MS Technology and Motorsport Concentration in the MS Technology degree
    Change request
  • Request to offer graduate designation in the Technical Communication (TCM) program
    Change request

Discussion

February 23, 2016

February 23 agenda
Location UL 1126
Minutes for approval, January 26, 2016

Program Reviews

  • Doctoral Program in Global Health Leadership
    Proposal
  • MS in Product Stewardship
    Proposal
  • Curriculum change - MA in Public Relations
    Proposal
  • Curriculum change - MA in Sports Journalism
    Proposal

Discussion

January 26, 2016

January 26 agenda
Location UL 1126
Minutes for approval, November 24, 2015

Program Reviews

  • Doctor of Occupational Therapy to move online
    Proposal
  • Ph.D. in Data Science
    Proposal
  • Concentration in Urban Affairs within the MPA
    Proposal
  • Ph.D. Minor in Urban Sustainability
    Proposal
  • Curriculum revision - Policy Analysis concentration within the MPA
    Proposal
  • Curriculum revision - Criminal concentration within the MPA
    Proposal

Informational item - Memo to offer MSW at IUS and IUB

Discussion

  • Guest Presentation: JagStart - Student Idea Pitch Competition
  • Guest Presentation: Institutional Research and Decision Support website and tools
  • Approvals for degree program transition to online delivery
  • Submission of new and revised professional degree programs to the GAC
  • Student health insurance premiums
November 24, 2015

November 24 agenda
Location UL 1126
Minutes for approval, October 27, 2015

Program Reviews

Discussion Items

October 27, 2015

October 27 agenda

Location UL1126
Minutes for approval, August 25, 2015

Program Reviews

  • Medical Dosimetry - curriculum change
    Proposal
  • MS Degree in Anatomy and Cell Biology (Clinical Anatomy Track, 1 year non-thesis - curriculum change
    Proposal
  • MS Computer Science - curriculum change
    Proposal
  • MS Biology - curriculum change
    Proposal

Discussion Items

  • Addition of completion of IUPUI Program for Instensive English Level 7 as an acceptable indicator of English Language proficiency for admissiont IUPUI Graduate and Professional Programs
    Proposal
  • Federal Student Aid "gainful employment" regulations
  • IUPUI/IU accreditation due diligence. Ensuring that unfamiliar institutions are regionally accredited
  • Curriculum change process; changes must come to the IUPUI Graduate Office and seen by the GAC
September 22, 2015

Canceled

August 25, 2015

August 25 agenda
Location: UL 1116
Minutes for approval, May 26, 2015

Program Reviews

  • MSD Cariology and Operative Dentistry
    Proposal
  • Graduate Certificate in Disaster Health Management
    Proposal
  • Proposed changes to Forensic and Investigative Sciences MS program
    Proposal
  • Proposed Changes to the PhD Minor in Bioinformatics
    Proposal
  • Proposed Changes to the Master of Science program in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology
    Proposal
  • Proposed Changes to the PhD in Informatics, Biomedical and Health Informatics Specialization
    Proposal
  • Information Item: Purdue School of Science Ph.D. Pre-proposals - site move

Discussion Items