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
Marlene Bernholtz, Writing Department
Amanda Glasbeek, Department of Social Science
Peter Khaiter, School of Information Technology
Amy Kwan, School of Administrative Studies
Tokunbo Ojo, Department of Communication Studies
Representatives from SCOLAPS
To be determined
Ex-Officio Members (non-voting)
JJ. McMurtry, Dean, LA&PS
Nelson Waweru, 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
Erika Nunes, Secretary of Council
Reports & Documents
LA&PS Academic Plan, 2021-2026
After eight months of consultation across the Faculty, including visits by APPC and the Dean to the 20 Schools and Departments in LA&PS, a series of Town Halls, a special meeting of Faculty Council, and online discussions conducted via a dedicated eClass site, the final version of the LA&PS Academic Plan was approved at Faculty Council on June 13, 2021.