Ad Hoc Committees, Task Forces & Working Groups

 A number of different Ad Hoc Committees, Task Forces and Working Groups have been created to assist with varied academic initiatives under the direction of the Vice-President, Academic. Current Ad Hoc Committees, Task Forces and Working Groups include:

  • SFUFA - Salary Equity Recommendation Committee
  • Task Force on Flexible Education
  • Salary Equity Working Group
  • Teaching and Course Evaluation System
  • Report of the Committee to Review EAL Supports & Services
  • Memo from VPA on the Report of the Review of EAL Supports & Services
  • Instructional Development Group
  • Learning and Teaching Coordinating Committee
  • VPA's Advisory Committee on Teaching and Learning
  • University-Wide Steering Committee for First Nations
  • Task Force on Teaching and Learning
  • Phase 2 Task Force on Academic Structure
  • Faculty Structure Task Force
  • SFU Surrey Campus Planning - There are different committees/working groups which are involved in the ongoing academic and infrastructure planning for SFU Surrey.
  • Undergraduate Curriculum Requirements - The Undergraduate Curriculum Implementation Task Force was created to oversee the implementation of the introduction of breadth, quantitative and writing requirements for all undergraduate degree programs at Simon Fraser University. The Task Force is assisted in its work by three support groups including the Breadth Requirement Support Group, the Quantitative Requirement Support Group and the Writing Requirement Support Group.

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