Academic Council

 Membership

 The Academic Council of the faculty shall have the following members:

 The Dean …………………………………………………………………..Chairperson;

  1. Program Manager…………………………………………………......……Member;
  2. Coordinator of Customer Relations and Information Production Case Team…Secretary;
  3. Coordinator of Graduate Program, Research and Community Service…….. Member;
  4. Representative course chairs from each program………………… ………..Member;
  5. One representative of the faculty staff…………………………………….. Member; and
  6. One representative of students…………………………………. …………..Member.

 

Powers and Responsibilities of the Academic Council

 

The Academic Council of the faculty shall have the following powers and responsibilities:

 

  1. Approve budget plan of the faculty;
  2. Allocate budget for course chairs in the faculty based on the standard formula;
  3. Approve strategic plan of the faculty;
  4. Conduct scheduled meetings and extraordinary meeting(s) if requested by one-third of the members of the faculty’s council.
  5. Follow up issues that transcend the mandate of the Course Teams, Research Centres and Units representations;
  6. Ensure the quality of teaching-learning, research and community services based on established standards;
  7. Review the plans and reports of course teams, Research Centres and Units and Support offices;
  8. Review the plans of the faculty on the initiation/termination of new research units, programs, centres, institutes as per the established relevant regulations and practices;
  9. Based on the criteria set by the Senate and in accordance with the provisions of this Legislation shall prepare list of reputable professional journals and update such list annually;
  10. Decide on academic promotions up to the rank of lecturer and recommend applications to higher ranks to the Office of the Academic Affairs Vice President.
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