This committee supports academic excellence in LA&PS through examining and formulating our academic planning and policies.
The Academic Policy and Planning Committee will normally meet the third Wednesday of each month from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Chair: Maggie Quirt, Department of Equity Studies
Paul Baxter, Department of Social Science
Nirupama Agrawal, Department of Administrative Studies
Marlene Bernholtz, Writing Department
Peter Khaiter, School of Information Technology
Tokunbo Ojo, Department of Communication Studies
Susan Henders, Department of Politics
Representatives from SCOLAPS
Ex-Officio Members (non-voting)
JJ. McMurtry, Dean, LA&PS
Andrea McKenzie, Chair of Faculty Council
Leslie Sanders, LA&PS Representative on the Senate Academic Policy, Planning and Research Committee (APPRC)
Staff Representative from the Strategic Planning Unit
Lisa Lutwak, Secretary of Council
Reports & Documents
LA&PS Strategic Plan and Implementation Scrolls
June 9, 2011 - A series of LA&PS Implementation Scrolls will be presented to Faculty Council. The documents have been drawn up in consultation with the Dean's working group on strategic planning, and overseen by the Academic Policy and Planning Committee of Council.
June 24, 2010 - After many months of collegial discussion, development and community consultation, the LA&PS Strategic Plan, 2010-2020: Making Choices for Our Future, was overwhelmingly approved during a special session of Faculty Council.
On January 21, 2010, the LA&PS Faculty Council overwhelmingly approved the motion to adopt the the Faculty's Strategic Planning Framework.