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Faculty of Graduate Studies
Faculty of Graduate Studies
FGS Council

For information, members of Council may write to the Chair of Council, Ed Lee-Ruff , or the Secretary of Council, Associate Dean Gary Jarvis, or write or call the Assistant Secretary of Council, M. Michael Schiff [(416) 736-5481]. The Council office is located in the FGS suite within 283 York Lanes.

Agenda: December 7 , 2006

YORK UNIVERSITY
FACULTY OF GRADUATE STUDIES
Meeting of Council

Agenda
Thursday, December 7, 2006
4:00 p.m.
N940 Ross Building


1. Welcome and Chair's Remarks

2 .Minutes of Previous Meeting (November 16, 2006)

3. Business Arising from the Minutes

4. Dean's Remarks

5. Motion from the Graduate Students' Association

6. New Graduate Programs

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a) Proposed Graduate Program in Disaster & Emergency Management (letters)
Approved at the November 15, 2006, meeting o f FGS Academic Planning & Policy Committee
(Guests: Professor Ali Asgary, Dr. Jane Harrison)

b) Introduction Advisory Proposed Graduate Program in Public & International Affairs (letters)
Approved at the November 29, 2006, meeting o f FGS Academic Planning & Policy Committee

7. New Graduate Degrees

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Graduate Program in Human Resources Management

Proposal for a new Human Resources Management Ph.D. (appendices, letters)
Approved at the November 15, 2006, meeting o f FGS Academic Planning & Policy Committee
(Guest: Professor Parbudyal Singh)

8. Change in Faculty Regulations

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Changes to Admissions Requirements for masters degree candidates
Honours degree equivalents delineated
New European degrees considered

9. Senate Synopsis

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Summary of Senate meeting of November 23, 2006

10. Other Business

Next scheduled Council meeting: January 4, 2007; N940 Ross Building