Senate Committee on Continuing Studies
Standing committee (Reporting Category "B")
|Dean of Lifelong Learning||Chair, Ex-officio (voting)||Julia Denholm|
|Librarian (or designate)||Ex-officio(voting)||Gwen Bird
|Faculty Senator||Elected By Senate||2 years||May 31, 2020||Gaelle Planchenault|
|Faculty Senator||2 years||May 31, 2020||Lyn Bartram|
|Faculty Member||2 years||May 31, 2020||Lara Campbell|
|Faculty Member||2 years||May 31, 2020||Suzanne Smythe|
|Senator (at-large)||2 years||May 31, 2021||Peter Hall|
|Member of the University Community (at-large)||2 years||May 31, 2021||Abdul Zahir|
|Convocation Senator||3 years||May 31, 2020||Tracey Leacock|
||2 years||May 31, 2020||Winfield Chen|
|Student (Alternate)||2 years||May 31, 2020||Alexandra Gunn|
|Secretary||Ex-officio (non-voting)||Ricki Muskett|
NOTE: In general an "alternate" member is invited to attend meetings when a regular member is not available. Please confirm the role of the alternate member on this committee with the committee secretary.
Terms of Reference
- To advise Senate on policy with respect to the overall development of the University's non-credit certificates and diplomas.
- To review and approve non-credit certificates and non-credit diplomas. This will include the establishment of, changes to, and discontinuance of non-credit certificates and non-credit diplomas.
- To report to Senate at least once annually with respect to its above noted responsibilities.
- To report to Senate as requested by Senate.
Note: In the event no lay member (Convocation Senator) of Senate is available to serve, Senate may elect a general member of the community (outside of SFU) to serve in that position.
Quorum - 5 members of the Senate Committee on Continuing Studies, including the Chair.
Committee meetings are convened each fall and spring, or at the call of the Chair. SCCS reports to Senate in November of each year.