Academic Planning Committee

The Academic Planning Committee shall serve as the major faculty agency for discussion, review and development of recommendations regarding letters of intent to plan new academic programs and degrees (Intent to Plan Guidelines), academic long range planning (mission statements, five year plans, strategic plans and similar major plans, and the reorganization of any academic unit), academic programs needs assessments, and work directly with the University President and Faculty Senate Executive Committee as requested and appropriate. It shall be the function of the Academic Planning Committee to make recommendations about new academic programs and priorities in relation to available resources, receive Departmental Program Review documents, make recommendations concerning the level of action to be recommended by the institution to the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission and the Marshall University Institutional Board of Governors, and respond when appropriate to the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission and the Marshall University Institutional Board of Governors and/or the University President concerning policies relating to academic planning. The Academic Planning Committee will cooperate with administrative officials, university Deans, and the University President on matters relating to academic planning. When appropriate, the Academic Planning Committee may seek external review teams for evaluation purposes for new program proposals. 



Dallas Brozik (Chair) Finance & Economics COB 2015
Mary Kathryn Gould (Recording Secretary) Dietetics COHP 2015
Mindy Armstead Liaison FS 2016
Hyoil Han Computer Science CITE 2015
Robert 'Bob' Deal History COLA 2015
Robert Marsh Neuroscience SOM 2015
Inder Sehgal Pharmaceutical Science and Research SOP 2015
Andrew Burck Counseling COEPD 2016
Christine Ingersoll Journalism & Mass Communications CAM 2017
Tim Balch Library ULIB 2017
Aley El-Shazly Geology COS 2017
Alex Parlock SGA Representative Student 2015

TO BE ELECTED GSC Representative
Gayle Ormiston Sr. VP for Academic Affairs
Haiyang Chen COB Dean
Wael Zatar CITE Dean
Teresa Eagle COEPD Dean
Donald Van Horn CAM Dean
Robert Bookwalter COLA Dean
Charles Somerville COS Dean
David Pittenger GC Dean
Monica Brooks ULIB Dean
Joseph Shapiro SOM Dean
Michael Prewitt COHP Dean
Ronald Bieniek Honors College Dean
Kevin Yingling SOP Dean
Michael McGuffey Director of Institutional Research
Mary Beth Reynolds Director, Assessment & Program Review
TO BE APPOINTED Appointed Community Member
TO BE APPOINTED Appointed Community Member