SGS Governing Principles (as of April 9, 2018)

Appendix A 

Graduate Program Committees and Academic Areas of Oversight

Social Sciences and Humanities Graduate Program Committee
  • The Dean of Arts & Science will forward to the Dean of Graduate Studies a list of nominees to fill the vacancies in membership by May 1 to the Executive Committee of Graduate Council
  • The Graduate Council Executive is the nominating committee for the Master of Science Program Committee
  • Appointments shall be for up to two years, for staggered terms
  • The Graduate Program Committee shall be comprised of members of SGS, and appointed by Graduate Council as follows:

 Areas of oversight: Master of Arts (majors supervised in the Faculty of Arts & Science), Doctor of Philosophy (Cultural, Social, and Political Thought).

Master of Science Program Committee
  • The Dean of Arts & Science will forward to the Dean of Graduate Studies a list of nominees to fill the vacancies in membership by May 1 to the Executive Committee of Graduate Council
  • The Graduate Council Executive is the nominating committee for the Master of Science Program Committee
  • Appointments shall be for up to two years, for staggered terms
  • The Graduate Program Committee shall be comprised of members of SGS, and appointed by Graduate Council

Areas of oversight: Master of Science (majors supervised in the Faculty of Arts and Science).

Doctoral Program Committee
  • The Dean of Arts & Science will forward to the Dean of Graduate Studies a list of nominees to fill the vacancies in membership by May 1 to the Executive Committee of Graduate Council
  • The Graduate Council Executive is the nominating committee for the Doctoral Program Committee
  • Appointments shall be for up to two years, for staggered terms
  • The Doctoral Program Committee shall be comprised of members of SGS, and appointed by Graduate Council

Areas of oversight: Doctor of Philosophy (majors supervised in the Faculty of Arts and Science).

Graduate Programs in Health Sciences Program Committee
  • The Dean of Health Sciences will forward to the Dean of Graduate Studies a list of nominees to fill the vacancies in membership by May 1 to the Executive Committee of Graduate Council
  • The Graduate Council Executive is the nominating committee for the Health Sciences Graduate Programs Committee
  • Appointments shall be for up to two years, with staggered terms
  • The Program Committee shall be comprised of members of SGS, and appointed by Graduate Council

Areas of oversight: MN.

 Areas of oversight: Master of Science (majors supervised in the Faculty of Health Sciences), Doctor of Philosophy (Population Studies in Health major supervised in the Faculty of Health Sciences).

Graduate Programs in Fine Arts Committee
  • The Dean of Fine Arts will forward to the Dean of Graduate Studies a list of nominees to fill the vacancies in membership by May 1 to the Executive Committee of Graduate Council
  • The Graduate Council Executive is the nominating committee for the Graduate Programs in Fine Arts Committee
  • Appointments shall be for up to two years, for staggered terms
  • The Program Committee shall be comprised of members of SGS, and appointed by Graduate Council

Areas of oversight: Master of Fine Arts, Master of Music, Master of Arts (majors supervised in the Faculty of Fine Arts) .

Graduate Programs in Education Committee
  • The Dean of Education will forward to the Dean of Graduate Studies a list of nominees to fill the vacancies in membership by May 1 to the Executive Committee of Graduate Council
  • Appointments shall be for up to two years, for staggered terms
  • The Graduate Programs in Education Program Committee shall be comprised of members of SGS, and appointed by Graduate Council

Areas of oversight: Master of Education, Master of Counselling, Doctor of Philosophy (Education).

Areas of oversight: Master of Arts (majors supervised in the Faculty of Education)

Management Graduate Programs Committee
  • The Dean of the Dhillon School of Business will forward to the Dean of Graduate Studies a list of nominees to fill the vacancies in membership by May 1 to the Executive Committee of Graduate Council
  • The Graduate Council Executive is the nominating committee for the Dhillon School of Business Graduate Programs Committee
  • Appointments shall be for up to two years, for staggered terms
  • The Program Committee shall be comprised of members of SGS (including four internal members from the Dhillon School of Business), and appointed by Graduate Council

Areas of oversight: Master of Science (Management), Master of Arts (majors supervised in the Dhillon School of Business).

Health Services Management Program Committee
  • The Dean of the Dhillon School of Business will forward to the Dean of Graduate Studies a list of nominees to fill the vacancies in membership by May 1 to the Executive Committee of Graduate Council
  • The Graduate Council Executive is the nominating committee for the Health Services Management Program Committee
  • Faculty appointments shall be for up to three years, with staggered terms.
  • The Program Committee shall be comprised of members of SGS, and appointed by Graduate Council

Areas of oversight: all Health Services Management programs