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Standing Committees

Curriculum and Academic Policies Committee (CAPC)

Welcome to the website of the Saginaw Valley State University Curriculum and Academic Policies Committee (CAPC). This is one of four university academic standing committees established by the SVSU Faculty Contract.

AY 2021-2022 Committee Members

Member             Seat
Joshua Ode             Chair
Daniel Strasz             Associate Registrar 
Vincent Ford             Student Representative
Prashanth Anekal             Business & Management
Hasan Al-Halees             Science, Engineering & Technology
Bonnie Harmer             Health & Human Services
Susan Hillman             Education
Jeanne Malmberg             Social Sciences
Amy Pierce             Arts & Humanities


Please see https://svsu.curriculog.com to access the online curriculum management process.


Committee Charge

Except for those at the graduate level, the Curriculum/Academic Policies Committee (CAPC) shall review and make recommendations on all proposals dealing with any change in existing curriculum, new courses, new academic programs and the academic calendar.

General Education Committee (GEC)

Welcome to the website of the Saginaw Valley State University General Education Committee (GEC). This is one of four university academic standing committees established by the SVSU Faculty Contract.

AY 2021-2022 Committee Members

Member    Seat
Brian Thomas    Chair
Anthony Crachiola    Associate Dean of SET
Garrett Lewis    Student Representative
Teresa Beadlescomb    Health & Human Services
Cal Borden    Science, Engineering & Technology
Ross Singer    Arts & Humanities
Nameeta Mathur    Social Sciences
Kellie Konsor    Business & Management
LaCreta Clark    Education


Please see https://svsu.curriculog.com to access the online curriculum management process.


Committee Charge

The GEC shall have overall responsibility for the General Education Program, and for maintaining the quality of the program. This includes but is not limited to the approval (within the overall curriculum process), implementation and ongoing evaluation of courses to be offered for General Education credit; and the assessment of the overall program.

Graduate Committee

Welcome to the website of the Saginaw Valley State University Graduate Committee! This is one of four university academic standing committees established by the SVSU Faculty Contract.

AY 2021-2022 Committee Members

Member              Seat
Marc Peretz              Chair
Jenna Briggs              Senior Director Advanced Studies & International Student Services
Jayanti Signh              Student Representative
Izabela Szymanska              Business & Management
Fenobia Dallas              Arts & Humanities
Joe Jaksa              Social Sciences
Jason Pagano              Science, Engineering & Technology
Elizabeth Roe              Health & Human Services
Rodney Williams              Education


Please see https://svsu.curriculog.com to access the online curriculum management process.

Committee Charge

The Graduate Committee is responsible for the overall academic quality of the SVSU graduate programs. This committee serves as the university's graduate-level curriculum committee, receiving and reviewing proposals from faculty/graduate programs for new courses, new programs, changes in existing courses and programs, including alterations in academic policies within programs. Committee votes on curricular, program, and program policy changes are recorded and forwarded to the larger faculty ratification process. All academic curricular, program, and policy changes published in the university catalog are subject to Graduate Committee jurisdiction. This body also receives and reviews faculty applications, including vitas and records of professional experience, to teach at the graduate level and applications for renewals of faculty graduate teaching status. A more formal statement of Committee functions and responsibilities can be found in the SVSU Faculty Contract.

2017-2020 Faculty Contract, Article F, Section 5

Professional Practices Committee (PPC)

Dr. Deborah Huntley, Chair Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs
Dr. Andrew Chubb Dean, College of SET
Dr. Mamie Thorns Special Assistant to the President for Diversity Programs
Dr. Judith Ruland Dean, College of HHS
Dr. Surender Reddy Business & Management
Dr. Patricia Calahan Education
Dr. Dawn Hinton Social Sciences
Dr. Patricia Cavanaugh Arts & Humanities
Dr. Karen Brown-Fackler Health & Human Services
Dr. Stephanie Brouet Science, Engineering & Technology

 

CONTACT US.


Joshua Ode, Ph.D.
Associate Provost
Wickes Hall 334
989-964-7331

Deborah Huntley, Ph.D.
Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs
Wickes Hall 338
989-964-4296

Office
Wickes Hall 338
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.