Committees

Curriculum Committee

Board of Studies

The Board of Studies is the final appeal in the Faculty of Arts and Science for students' appeals of incomplete grades, final grades, requirements to withdraw and other decisions determined by the Associate Dean (Studies).

Who is on the Board?

The Board membership consists of

  • three students
  • nine faculty members from a cross-section of Arts and Science departments

All Board hearings shall be heard by four members, one of whom in normally a student. Members who are close to the case, or for other reasons need to declare a conflict of interest, will not be in attendance.

  • a secretary to the Board and
  • an informational officer from the Arts and Science Student Services Office.

The Associate Dean (Studies) is not a member of the Board but will attend when a student chooses to appear before the Board. The Associate Dean (Studies) is there to clarify specific aspects of his or her decision and to speak to the larger context of the decision within the Faculty of Arts and Science policies, regulations and practices.

Committee of Departments

New Budget Model Committee

Health and Safety Committee

Queen's University is committed to the prevention of illness and injury through the provision and maintenance of a healthy and safe campus. The University endeavours to meet its responsibilities for the health and safety of the members of its community by complying with relevant health and safety standards and legislative requirements, and by assigning general and specific responsibilities for workplace health and safety.

Click here for more information about Health and Safety in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Graduate Councils

Arts Graduate Council Membership
DepartmentName
Art ConservationAmandina Anastassiades
Art HistoryAllison Morehead
ClassicsDaryn Lehoux
Cultural StudiesJeff Brison
Drama & MusicTim Fort
EconomicsThorsten Koeppl
EnglishMolly Wallace
Environmental StudiesGraham Whitelaw
French StudiesStéphane Inkel
Gender StudiesKatherine McKittrick
Geography and PlanningDavid Gordon
Global Development StudiesMarcus Taylor
HistoryAndrew Jainchill
Health & KinesiologyStevenson Fergus

Masters of Industrial Relations

Glenda Fisk

Philosophy

David Bakhurst
Political StudiesAndrew Lister
Religious StudiesJason Kelly
SociologyAnnette Burfoot
  
Students:

VACANT - Masters student 

VACANT - Doctoral student

Committee ChairRick Chaykowski (MIR)
Committee Co-Chair

Annette Burfoot

Representation from the Graduate SchoolMarta Straznicky, Associate Dean
Monica Corbett, Director, Admissions and Student Services
Representation from the Faculty of Arts and Science

Nick Mosey, Associate Dean
Diane Reid,Committee Secretary


Arts Graduate Council Meeting Schedule

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

AGENDA ITEM(S) DUE TO COUNCIL SECRETARY

September 12, 2017

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Richardson Hall, room 340

September 5, 2017

October 10, 2017

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Richardson Hall, room 340

October 3, 2017

November 14, 2017

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Richardson Hall, room 340

November 7, 2017

December 12, 2017

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Richardson Hall, room 340

December 5, 2017

January 9, 2018

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Richardson Hall, room 340

January 3, 2018

February 13, 2018

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Richardson Hall, room 340

February 6, 2018

March 13, 2018

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Gordon Hall, room 401

March 6, 2018

April 10, 2018

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Richardson Hall, room 340

April 3, 2018

May 8, 2018

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Richardson Hall, room 340

May 1, 2018

Science Graduate Council Membership
DepartmentName
BiologyDan Lefebvre
ChemistryRichard Oleschuk
ComputingJames Stewart
Environmental StudiesGraham Whitelaw
GeologyHeather Jamieson
Geography & PlanningDongmei Chen
Health & KinesiologyStevenson Fergus
Math & StatsSerdar Yuksel
PhysicsStéphane Courteau
PsychologyHans Dringenberg
Students:

VACANT - Masters student

VACANT - Doctoral student

Committee ChairLaurent Godin (GEOL)
Committee Co-ChairVACANT
Representation from the Graduate SchoolKim McAuley, Associate Dean
Monica Corbett, Director, Admissions and Student Services
Representation from the Faculty of Arts and ScienceLynda Jessup, Associate Dean
Diane Reid, Recording Secretary

Science Graduate Council Meeting Schedule

DATE         

   TIME                 

LOCATION   

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT AGENDA ITEM(S) TO COUNCIL SECRETARY

September 14, 2017

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Richardson Hall, room 215

September 7, 2017

October 5, 2017

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Richardson Hall, room 215

September 28, 2017

November 2, 2017

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Richardson Hall, room 215

October 26, 2017

December 7, 2017

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Richardson Hall, room 215

November 30, 2017

January 11, 2018

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Richardson Hall, room 215

January 4, 2018

February 1, 2018

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Richardson Hall, room 215

January 25, 2018

March 1, 2018

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Richardson Hall, room 215

February 22, 2018

April 5, 2018

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Richardson Hall, room 215

March 29, 2018

May 3, 2018

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Richardson Hall, room 215

April 26, 2018

 
View the Graduate Council Manual here.
Graduate Curriculum Forms

 

Course addition

Course deletion

Course revision

Degree Plan revision

Academic Integrity and Conduct Panel (AICP)

Writing Advisory Committee

The Writing Advisory Committee provides academic oversight of the faculty’s writing courses and programs. The Advisory Committee is responsible for academic planning, curriculum development, quality assurance, and for academic appointments.

Advisory Committee Membership

  • the Undergraduate Coordinator for Writing Courses; the Undergraduate Coordinator, who oversees the daily activities related to writing support services offered through the Writing Centre (Student Academic Success Services), serves as the link between student support and academic programs in writing.
  • a member of the English Department, normally appointed by the Head of the English Department for a term of two years starting in July
  • the Associate Dean responsible for Continuing and Distance Studies (CDS)
  • the Manager of CDS