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Fall 2015 – Spring 2016

Meeting Minutes 12-1-15

September 15, 2015

Meeting Agenda [PDF]
Policies & Procedures Revised [PDF] Graduate School Updated Guidelines for Professional Masters Degree Program (Mariadoss, Kaiser)
701 Master Capstone [PDF] Process of Requesting a 701 Course Program (Schwartz, Potts)
MBIOS Major Change Request [PDF] Request to Revise Requirements of the Graduate Certificate in Molecular Bio-sciences (Chandra,Zhu)
Mathematics Program Bylaws [PDF] Mathematics Department seeking to change name from “Graduate Program in Mathematics” to “Graduate Program in Mathematics and Statistics”Previous Bylaws (James, Bersano)

  • BIO 594: Advanced Topics in Evolution (new course) (Chandra, Mariadoss)
  • BIO 595: Advanced Topics in Ecology (new course) (Mariadoss, Dhingra)
  • BIO 596: Advanced Topics in Physiology (new course) (James, )
  • NURS 514: Primary Care Practicum I; new course (Chandra, Valerie)
  • NURS 513: Primary Care I: Health Promotion, Disease Prevention, & Disease Detection; new course, 3 credits (Chandra, Valerie)
  • NURS 533: Trends and Issues in Healthcare Education: Workforce Diversity and Delivery Methods; new course. Review (Schwartz, Bersano)
  • NURS 544: Therapeutic Modalities I: Introduction to Therapies; new course, 3 credit hours. Review (James, )
  • NURS 545: Therapeutic Modalities II: Specialization in Therapy; new course, 3 credit hours. Review (James, )
  • NURS 547: Introduction to Practice Therapeutic Modalities; new course 3 credit hours. Review (James, )
  • NURS 573: Rational Prescribing; Increase Credits from 2 to 3 (Mariadoss, James)
  • NURS 530: Theory of Psychopharmacology and Safe Prescribing Practices; new course, 3 credits (Mariadoss, James)
  • NURS 542: Population focused Clinical Foundations for Healthcare Educators; new course, 3 credit hours (, Valerie)
  • NURS 583Advanced Population Health Nursing Internship (Mariadoss, Thornton)
  • NURS 582Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Internship/ Revised (Schwartz, Frederiksen)
  • MBIOS 525: Advanced Topics in Genetics, 4 credit hours (Frederiksen, Mariadoss)
  • MBIOS 529:Selected Topics in Cell Biology, 3 credit hours (Dhingra, Chandra)
  • ECONS 506: Mathematics Primer for Economists; new 3 credit course. Justification, DOC (Chandra, Thornton)
  • ENVIR SCI 522: Radiation Biology and Ecology; new 3 credit course. Review, [DOC] (James, Mariadoss)
  • MSEP: Major/ Name Change from Material Science and Engineering Program in “Nuclear Engineering” to “Nuclear Materials” (Mariadoss, Zhu)

Program Review

Bylaw Review


September 29, 2015

  • Action Items:

    Meeting Agenda [PDF]
    Meeting Minutes Meeting Minutes Sept 15

    Primary Reviewer (James):

    • BIO 596: Advanced Topics in Physiology (new course) (James, Chandra)
    • NURS 544: Therapeutic Modalities I: Introduction to Therapies; new course, 3 credit hours. Review (James, Chandra)
    • NURS 545: Therapeutic Modalities II: Specialization in Therapy; new course, 3 credit hours. Review (James, Schwartz)
    • NURS 547: Introduction to Practice Therapeutic Modalities; new course 3 credit hours. Review (James, Frederiksen)
    • Mathematics Program Bylaws [PDF] Mathematics Department seeking to change name from “Graduate Program in Mathematics” to “Graduate Program in Mathematics and Statistics”Previous Bylaws (James, Bersano) Review
    • ENVIR SCI 522: Radiation Biology and Ecology; new 3 credit course. Review, [DOC] (James, Mariadoss)

    Primary Reviewer (Schwartz):

    Primary Reviewer (Chandra):

    • BIO 594: Advanced Topics in Evolution (new course) (Chandra, Mariadoss)
    • ECONS 506: Mathematics Primer for Economists; new 3 credit course. Justification, DOC (Chandra, Thornton) Updated Form
    • MBIOS 529:Selected Topics in Cell Biology, 3 credit hours (Chandra, Dhingra)
    • Revise Graduation Requirements for PhD in Chemistry (Chandra, Richards)

    Primary Reviewer (Mariadoss):

    • BIO 595: Advanced Topics in Ecology (new course) (Mariadoss, Dhingra)
    • NURS 573: Rational Prescribing; Increase Credits from 2 to 3 (Mariadoss, James)
    • NURS 530: Theory of Psychopharmacology and Safe Prescribing Practices; new course, 3 credits (Mariadoss, James) Updated File
    • Policies & Procedures Revised [PDF] Graduate School Updated Guidelines for Professional Masters Degree Program (Mariadoss, Kaiser) Updated File
    • MSEP: Major/ Name Change from Material Science and Engineering Program in “Nuclear Engineering” to “Nuclear Materials” (Mariadoss, Zhu)
    • NURS 583Advanced Population Health Nursing Internship (Mariadoss, Thornton )
    • Revise Graduation Requirements for PhD in Entomology (Mariadoss, Richards)
    • Biological and Agricultural Engineering Graduate Program Bylaws (Mariadoss, Potts)

    Primary Reviewer (Frederiksen):

    • NURS 542: Population focused Clinical Foundations for Healthcare Educators; new course, 3 credit hours (Frederiksen, Valerie)
    • MBIOS 525: Advanced Topics in Genetics, 4 credit hours (Frederiksen, Mariadoss)
    • Program Proposal: Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Master of Science in Software Engineering

    Discussion Items: 

    Plant Pathology Revise Graduation requirements for Master of Science in Plant Pathology

    NURS 564 Revised Credit hours from Variable 2-3 credits to a static 2 credits

    CE 508 New Course (Concrete Durability) for Civil and Environmental Engineering

    Bylaws Review

    Physics Bylaws Graduate Program Bylaws


October 13, 2015

Meeting Agenda [PDF]
Meeting Minutes 9-29-15

Action Items:

Primary Reviewer (Schwartz):

Primary Reviewer (Chandra):

  • BIO 594: Advanced Topics in Evolution (new course) (Chandra, Mariadoss)
  • MBIOS 529:Selected Topics in Cell Biology, 3 credit hours (Chandra, Dhingra)
  • Revise Graduation Requirements for PhD in Chemistry (Chandra, Richards)

Primary Reviewer (James):

  • BIO 596: Advanced Topics in Physiology (new course) (James, Chandra)
  • ENVIR SCI 522: Radiation Biology and Ecology; new 3 credit course. Review, [DOC] (James, Mariadoss)
  • NURS 544: Therapeutic Modalities I: Introduction to Therapies; new course, 3 credit hours. Review (James, Chandra)
  • NURS 545: Therapeutic Modalities II: Specialization in Therapy; new course, 3 credit hours. Review (James, Schwartz)
  • NURS 547: Introduction to Practice Therapeutic Modalities; new course 3 credit hours. Review (James, Frederiksen)

Primary Reviewer (Mariadoss):

  • BIO 595: Advanced Topics in Ecology (new course) (Mariadoss, Dhingra)
  • MSEP: Major/ Name Change from Material Science and Engineering Program in “Nuclear Engineering” to “Nuclear Materials” (Mariadoss, Zhu)
  • NURS 583Advanced Population Health Nursing Internship (Mariadoss, Bersano)
  • Revise Graduation Requirements for PhD in Entomology (Mariadoss, Bersano)

Primary Reviewer (Frederiksen):

Discussion Items:

CHEM 535 Applied Spectroscopy New Course 3 Credits (Frederiksen, Miller)
ED PSYCH 575 Multi-level Modeling New Course 3 Credits (Schwartz, Dotson)
ED PSYCH 576 Factor Analytic Procedures New Course 3 Credits (Schwartz, Dotson)
NURS 534 Revised title, incr credits and change when typically offered. 3 Credits (Frederiksen, Larson)
COMSTRAT Revised Graduation requirements for online Master of Arts in Strategic Communication (Mariadoss, Miller)
Plant Pathology Revise Graduation requirements for Master of Science in Plant Pathology (Schwartz, Larson)
NURS 564 Revised Credit hours from Variable 2-3 credits to a static 2 credits (Mariadoss, Miller)
CE 508 New Course (Concrete Durability) for Civil and Environmental Engineering (Frederiksen, Dotson)
NURS 521 Revised Credit Hours from Variable 3-6 credits to a static 3 Credits (James, Frederiksen)
NURS 523 Revised Credit Hours from Variable 3-5 credits to a static 3 Credits (Schwartz, Bersano)
Neurosci 563 New Crosslist Course (NEUROSCI/ GLANHLTH/M BIOS/VET MICR/ VET PATH/ VET PH) (Schwartz, Adrian)

Bylaws Review

Biological and Agricultural Engineering Graduate Program Bylaws (Mariadoss, Potts)
Physics Bylaws Graduate Program Bylaws (Chandra, Potts)
ETM Bylaws Updated Graduated Program Bylaws for Engineering and Technology Management (Chandra, Potts)


October 27, 2015

ACTION ITEMS:

Meeting Agenda [DOC]

Meeting Minutes 10-13-15

Primary Reviewer (Mariadoss):

  • BIO 595: Advanced Topics in Ecology (new course) (Mariadoss, Dhingra)
  • NURS 583Advanced Population Health Nursing Internship (Mariadoss, Bersano)
  • Revise Graduation Requirements for PhD in Entomology (Mariadoss, Adrian)
  • NURS 564 Revised Credit hours from Variable 2-3 credits to a static 2 credits (Mariadoss, Miller)
  • COMSTRAT Revised Graduation requirements for online Master of Arts in Strategic Communication (Mariadoss, Miller)

Primary Reviewer (James):

  • BIO 596: Advanced Topics in Physiology (new course) (James, Chandra)
  • ENVIR SCI 522: Radiation Biology and Ecology; new 3 credit course. Review, [DOC] (James, Mariadoss)
  • NURS 544: Therapeutic Modalities I: Introduction to Therapies; new course, 3 credit hours. Review (James, Chandra)
  • NURS 545: Therapeutic Modalities II: Specialization in Therapy; new course, 3 credit hours. Review (James, Schwartz)
  • NURS 547: Introduction to Practice Therapeutic Modalities; new course 3 credit hours. Review (James, Frederiksen)

Primary Reviewer (Schwartz):

Primary Reviewer (Frederiksen):

  • MBIOS 525: Advanced Topics in Genetics, 4 credit hours (Frederiksen, Mariadoss)
  • NURS 534 Revised title, incr credits and change when typically offered. 3 Credits (Frederiksen, Larson)
  • CE 508 New Course (Concrete Durability) for Civil and Environmental Engineering (Frederiksen, Dotson)
  • CHEM 535 Applied Spectroscopy New Course 3 Credits (Frederiksen, Miller)
  • Program Proposal: Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Master of Science in Software Engineering

Primary Reviewer (Chandra):

  • BIO 594: Advanced Topics in Evolution (new course) (Chandra, Mariadoss)
BYLAWS REVIEW

Physics Bylaws Graduate Program Bylaws (Chandra, Potts)

ETM Bylaws Updated Graduated Program Bylaws for Engineering and Technology Management (Chandra, Potts)

Horticulture Bylaws Updated Bylaws for the Department of Horticulture (Frederiksen, Potts)

Molecular Biosciences Bylaws Updated Bylaws for the Department of Molecular Biosciences Review/Response (Mariadoss, Adrian)

DISCUSSION ITEMS:

PL P 513 Plant Nematology. Dropping lab. Decrease credits and change from lecture/lab 4 (3-3) course to straight lecture 3 credit course. (Chandra, Zhu)

PL P 514 Phytobacteriology Dropping lab. Decrease credits and change from lecture/lab 4 (3-3) course to straight lecture 3 credit course. (Chandra, Zhu)

PSYCH 519 Industrial/Organizational Psychology Restore course previously taught as cooperative, but removed from catalog in 2012. New prerequisite and description. (Mariadoss, James)

HD 505 Tidal Leadership New Course/Offered through Global Campus 2 Credits (Frederiksen, Schwartz)

PHARMSCI 540 Fundamentals of Chronopharmacology  New Course. 3 Credits. (Chandra, James)

PL P 511 Viruses and Virus Diseases of Plants. Dropping lab. Decrease credits and change from lecture/lab 4 (3-3) course to straight lecture 3 credit course (James, Zhu)

PL P 521 General Mycology Dropping lab. Decrease credits and change from lecture/lab 4 (2-6) course to straight lecture 3 credit course Revised Syllabus (Schwartz, Dhingra)


November 10, 2015

MEETING AGENDA 11-10-15

MEETING MINUTES October 27, 2015

ACTION ITEMS:

Primary Reviewer (Frederiksen):

  • MBIOS 525: Advanced Topics in Genetics, 4 credit hours (Frederiksen, Mariadoss)
  • CE 508 New Course (Concrete Durability) for Civil and Environmental Engineering (Frederiksen, Dotson)
  • CHEM 535 Applied Spectroscopy New Course 3 Credits (Frederiksen, Miller)
  • Program Proposal: Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Master of Science in Software Engineering  ***Cost Revenue Analysis (Frederiksen, Dhingra)      
  • HD 505 Tidal Leadership New Course/Offered through Global Campus 2 Credits (Frederiksen, Schwartz)
  • PL P 514 Phytobacteriology Dropping lab. Decrease credits and change from lecture/lab 4 (3-3) course to straight lecture 3 credit course. (Frederiksen, Zhu)

Primary Reviewer (James):

  • BIO 596: Advanced Topics in Physiology (new course) (James, Chandra)
  • NURS 521 Revised Credit Hours from Variable 3-6 credits to a static 3 Credits (James, Frederiksen)
  • PL P 511 Viruses and Virus Diseases of Plants. Dropping lab. Decrease credits and change from lecture/lab 4 (3-3) course to straight lecture 3 credit course (James, Zhu)
  • PHARMSCI 540 Fundamentals of Chronopharmacology  New Course. 3 Credits. (Chandra, James)

Primary Reviewer (Schwartz):

  • NURS 582: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Internship/ Revised (Schwartz, Frederiksen)  (Review)
  • PL P 521 General Mycology Dropping lab. Decrease credits and change from lecture/lab 4 (2-6) course to straight lecture 3 credit course Revised Syllabus (Schwartz, Dhingra)

Primary Reviewer (Mariadoss):

  • PSYCH 519 Industrial/Organizational Psychology Restore course previously taught as cooperative, but removed from catalog in 2012. New prerequisite and description. (Mariadoss, James)
  • BIO 595: Advanced Topics in Ecology (new course) (Mariadoss, Dhingra)
  • PL P 513 Plant Nematology. Dropping lab. Decrease credits and change from lecture/lab 4 (3-3) course to straight lecture 3 credit course. (Mariadoss, Zhu)

Primary Reviewer (Chandra):

  • BIO 594: Advanced Topics in Evolution (new course) (Chandra, Mariadoss)
BYLAWS REVIEW

Physics Bylaws Graduate Program Bylaws (Chandra, Potts)

ETM Bylaws Updated Graduated Program Bylaws for Engineering and Technology Management (Chandra, Potts)

Mechanical Engineering Updated Bylaws for Mechanical Engineering Graduate Program. Previous Bylaws: Mechanical Engineering (James, Schwartz)

Materials Science and Engineering Updated Bylaws for Materials Science and Engineering Graduate Program. Previous Bylaws: MSE Bylaws (Schwartz, Potts)

DISCUSSION ITEMS:

New Program Review Template 
Bylaws Review Template
GSC Related discussions at Catalog Sub-Committee
ANTH 568 Research Design and Grant Writing.New course. 3 Credits.(James, Larson)
MBIOS 585 Molecular Biotechniques New course. 2 Credits. (Mariadoss, Miller)
MBIOS 586 Molecular Biotechnology Lab. New course 1 Credit. (Mariadoss, Miller)
PHARMSCI 560 Molecular & Cellular Methods in Biomedical Sciences. 3 Credits. (Schwartz, Dotson)
PHARMSCI 577 Revise title, description, DROP crosslist with NEP 577. NEP 577 Drop course. (Keep parent course PHARMSCI 577 as a stand-alone course). (Schwartz, Dotson)
PL P 570 Techniques in Plant Pathology. New course. 3 Credits (Mariadoss, Bersano)


December 1, 2015

ACTION ITEMS

Meeting Agenda 
Meeting Minutes 11-10-15
Primary Reviewer (Chandra):

  • BIO 594: Advanced Topics in Evolution (new course) (Chandra, Mariadoss)

Primary Reviewer (Mariadoss):

  • PSYCH 519 Industrial/Organizational Psychology Restore course previously taught as cooperative, but removed from catalog in 2012. New prerequisite and description. (Mariadoss, James)
  • BIO 595: Advanced Topics in Ecology (new course) (Mariadoss, Dhingra)
  • PL P 513 Plant Nematology. Dropping lab. Decrease credits and change from lecture/lab 4 (3-3) course to straight lecture 3 credit course. (Mariadoss, Zhu)
  • MBIOS 585 Molecular Biotechniques New course. 2 Credits. (Mariadoss, Miller)
  • MBIOS 586 Molecular Biotechnology Lab. New course 1 Credit. (Mariadoss, Miller)
  • PL P 570 Techniques in Plant Pathology. New course. 3 Credits (Mariadoss, Bersano)

Primary Reviewer (Schwartz):

  • NURS 582: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Internship/ Revised (Schwartz, Frederiksen)  (Review)
  • PL P 521 General Mycology Dropping lab. Decrease credits and change from lecture/lab 4 (2-6) course to straight lecture 3 credit course Revised Syllabus (Schwartz, Dhingra) (Review)
  • PHARMSCI 560 Molecular & Cellular Methods in Biomedical Sciences. 3 Credits. (Schwartz, Dotson) (Review)
  • PHARMSCI 577 Revise title, description, DROP crosslist with NEP 577. NEP 577 Drop course. (Keep parent course PHARMSCI 577 as a stand-alone course). (Schwartz, Dotson) (Review)

Primary Reviewer (Frederiksen):

  • MBIOS 525: Advanced Topics in Genetics, 4 credit hours (Frederiksen, Mariadoss)
  • CHEM 535 Applied Spectroscopy New Course 3 Credits (Frederiksen, Miller)
  • Program Proposal: Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Master of Science in Software Engineering  ***Cost Revenue Analysis (Frederiksen, Dhingra)      
  • HD 505 Tidal Leadership New Course/Offered through Global Campus 2 Credits (Frederiksen, Schwartz)
  • PL P 514 Phytobacteriology Dropping lab. Decrease credits and change from lecture/lab 4 (3-3) course to straight lecture 3 credit course. (Frederiksen, Zhu)

Primary Reviewer (James):

  • BIO 596: Advanced Topics in Physiology (new course) (James, Chandra)
  • PL P 511 Viruses and Virus Diseases of Plants. Dropping lab. Decrease credits and change from lecture/lab 4 (3-3) course to straight lecture 3 credit course (James, Zhu)
  • PHARMSCI 540 Fundamentals of Chronopharmacology  New Course. 3 Credits. (James Chandra)
  • ANTH 568 Research Design and Grant Writing.New course. 3 Credits.(James, Larson)
BYLAWS REVIEW

ETM Bylaws Updated Graduated Program Bylaws for Engineering and Technology Management (Chandra, Potts)

Mechanical Engineering Updated Bylaws for Mechanical Engineering Graduate Program. Previous Bylaws: Mechanical Engineering (James, Schwartz)

Materials Science and Engineering Updated Bylaws for Materials Science and Engineering Graduate Program. Previous Bylaws: MSE Bylaws (Schwartz, Potts)

Biological and Agricultural Engineering Updated Bylaws  Previous Bylaws Biological and Agricultural Engineering had an error. (Potts, Chandra)

Molecular Plant Sciences Update Graduate Bylaws (Chandra, Mariadoss)

ITEMS TO BE VOTED ON BY THE GSC

New Program Review Template 
Bylaws Review Template
GSC Related discussions at Catalog Sub-Committee

DISCUSSION ITEMS

AMER ST 528  Cultural Studies. New Course 3 Credits. (Potts, Dotson)

AMER ST 515  The Neoliberal University. New Course 3 Credits (Potts, Larson)
CHEM 591 Seminar in Inorganic Chemistry New Course 3 Credits (Frederiksen, Bersano)
ECONS 522 Financial and Commodity Derivatives New Course 3 Credits (Chandra, Adrian)
ECONS 536 Applied Statistical and Econometrics for Economics and Finance. New Course 3 Credits (Chandra, Adrian)
ECE 565 Power Systems Stability and Control New Course 3 Credits (Chandra, Frederiksen)
ECE 576 Sensors New Course 3 Credits (Chandra, James)
ECE 702 Master’s Special Programs, Directed Study and/or Examination. New Course. Variable Credits (James, Larson)
ECE 501 Fundamentals of Laboratory on Chip. New Course (Schwartz, Adrian)
ECE 525 Experimental Methods for Electrical Engineering. New Course 3 Credits (Potts, Bersano)
ECE 533 Advanced Antenna Design. New Course 3 Credits (Potts, Mariadoss)
ECE 537 High Frequency Circuit Design. New Course 3 Credits. (Frederiksen, Schwartz)
ECE 543 Advanced Hardware Verification. New Course 3 Credits (Chandra, James)
ECE 586 Solid State Device Design and Modeling. New Course 3 Credits (James, Chandra)
MGMT 582 Personal and Human Resource Management (Schwartz, Potts)
MGMT 587 Professional Ethics and Practice in Business (Mariadoss, Frederiksen)


January 19, 2016

Meeting Minutes 12-1-15

MEETING AGENDA 1-19-16

Action Items

Primary Reviewer (Chandra):

  • BIO 594: Advanced Topics in Evolution (new course) (Chandra, Mariadoss)
  • ECONS 522 Financial and Commodity Derivatives New Course 3 Credits (Chandra, Adrian)
  • ECONS 536 Applied Statistical and Econometrics for Economics and Finance. New Course 3 Credits (Chandra, Adrian) Updated Syllabus
  • ECE 576 Sensors New Course 3 Credits (Chandra, James)

Primary Reviewer (Potts):

  • AMER ST 528  Cultural Studies. New Course 3 Credits. (Potts, Dotson)
  • AMER ST 515  The Neoliberal University. New Course 3 Credits (Potts, Larson)
  • ECE 525 Experimental Methods for Electrical Engineering. New Course 3 Credits (Potts, Bersano)
  • ECE 533 Advanced Antenna Design. New Course 3 Credits (Potts, Mariadoss)

Primary Reviewer (James):

  • BIO 596: Advanced Topics in Physiology (new course) (James, Chandra)
  • PL P 511 Viruses and Virus Diseases of Plants. Dropping lab. Decrease credits and change from lecture/lab 4 (3-3) course to straight lecture 3 credit course (James, Zhu)
  • PHARMSCI 540 Fundamentals of Chronopharmacology  New Course. 3 Credits. (James Chandra)
  • ANTH 568 Research Design and Grant Writing.New course. 3 Credits.(James, Larson)
  • ECE 702 Master’s Special Programs, Directed Study and/or Examination. New Course. Variable Credits (James, Larson)
  • ECE 586 Solid State Device Design and Modeling. New Course 3 Credits (James, Chandra)

Primary Reviewer (Mariadoss):

  • PSYCH 519 Industrial/Organizational Psychology Restore course previously taught as cooperative, but removed from catalog in 2012. New prerequisite and description. (Mariadoss, James)
  • BIO 595: Advanced Topics in Ecology (new course) (Mariadoss, Dhingra)
  • MGMT 587 Professional Ethics and Practice in Business Program Proposal (Mariadoss, Frederiksen)

Primary Reviewer (Schwartz):

Primary Reviewer (Frederiksen):

  • HD 505 Tidal Leadership New Course/Offered through Global Campus 2 Credits (Frederiksen, Schwartz)
  • Program Proposal: Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Master of Science in Software Engineering  ***Cost Revenue Analysis (Frederiksen, Dhingra)
  • CHEM 591 Seminar in Inorganic Chemistry New Course 3 Credits (Frederiksen, Bersano)
  • ECE 537 High Frequency Circuit Design. New Course 3 Credits. (Frederiksen, Schwartz)

BYLAWS REVIEW
ETM Bylaws Updated Graduated Program Bylaws for Engineering and Technology Management (Chandra, Potts)
Mechanical Engineering Updated Bylaws for Mechanical Engineering Graduate Program. Previous Bylaws: Mechanical Engineering (James, Schwartz)
Materials Science and Engineering Updated Bylaws for Materials Science and Engineering Graduate Program. Previous Bylaws: MSE Bylaws (Schwartz, Potts)
Molecular Plant Sciences Update Graduate Bylaws (Chandra, Mariadoss)

Discussion Items
Revise Graduation Requirements for Master of Science in Biology
Revise Graduation Requirements for PhD in Biology
ENVIR SCI Graduate Certificate in Radiation Protection
NEUROSCI 564  New crosslist course offered as NEUROSCI 564, GLANHLTH 564, MBIOS 564, VET MICR
564, VET PATH 564, VET PH 564; [numbers okay]. Requesting Temp status for Fall 2016
NURS 505 Analytical Foundations for Practice Inquiry

Revise graduation core requirements for Doctor of Nursing Practice for post-bacc and post-
Master’s. Assigned to HSCC 10/20/2015. HSCC Approved.

Revise graduation requirements PhD in Materials Science and Engineering Program

New Graduate Certificate in English Language Learners

MGMT 589 Change course subject from MGTOP to MGMT. Hold for decision on
professional MBA courses. This course determined to be a graduate course.


February 2, 2016

Agenda 2-2-16
 Meeting Minutes 1-19-16
Action Items
Primary Reviewer (Salsbury):

  • Revise Graduation Requirements for Master of Science in Biology (Salsbury, Mariadoss)
  • Revise Graduation Requirements for PhD in Biology (Salsbury, Mariadoss)
  • NEUROSCI 564  New crosslist course offered as NEUROSCI 564, GLANHLTH 564, MBIOS 564, VET MICR
    564, VET PATH 564, VET PH 564;. Requesting Temp status for Fall 2016 (Salsbury, Potts)

Primary Reviewer (Zhu):

  • PL P 511 Viruses and Virus Diseases of Plants. Dropping lab. Decrease credits and change from lecture/lab 4 (3-3) course to straight lecture 3 credit course (Zhu, Chauvin)
  • New Graduate Certificate in English Language Learners (Zhu, Schwartz)

Primary Reviewer (Dotson):

  • MGMT 589 Change course subject from MGTOP to MGMT. Hold for decision on
    professional MBA courses. This course determined to be a graduate course. (Dotson, Chauvin)

Primary Reviewer (Chauvin):

  • ANTH 568 Research Design and Grant Writing.New course. 3 Credits.(Chuavin, Larson)
  • ECE 702 Master’s Special Programs, Directed Study and/or Examination. New Course. Variable Credits (Chauvin, Larson)
  • ECE 586 Solid State Device Design and Modeling. New Course 3 Credits (Chauvin, Chandra)
  • ENVIR SCI Graduate Certificate in Radiation Protection (Chauvin, Frederiksen)

Primary Reviewer (Potts):

  • AMER ST 528  Cultural Studies. New Course 3 Credits. (Potts, Dotson)

Primary Reviewer (Frederiksen):

  • HD 505 Tidal Leadership New Course/Offered through Global Campus 2 Credits (Frederiksen, Schwartz)
  • CHEM 591 Seminar in Inorganic Chemistry New Course 3 Credits (Frederiksen, Bersano) Updated Documents
  • Revise graduation core requirements for Doctor of Nursing Practice for post-bacc and post-
    Master’s. Assigned to HSCC 10/20/2015. HSCC Approved. (Frederiksen, Larson)

Primary Reviewer (Schwartz):

Primary Reviewer (Mariadoss):

  • PSYCH 519 Industrial/Organizational Psychology Restore course previously taught as cooperative, but removed from catalog in 2012. New prerequisite and description. (Mariadoss, James)
  • BIO 595: Advanced Topics in Ecology (new course) (Mariadoss, Dhingra)
  • MGMT 587 Professional Ethics and Practice in Business Program Proposal (Mariadoss, Frederiksen)

Primary Reviewer (Chandra):

  • BIO 594: Advanced Topics in Evolution (new course) (Chandra, Mariadoss)
  • ECE 576 Sensors New Course 3 Credits (Chandra, Chauvin)
  • BIO 596: Advanced Topics in Physiology (new course) (Chandra, Chauvin)
  • PHARMSCI 540 Fundamentals of Chronopharmacology  New Course. 3 Credits. (Chandra, Chauvin)
  • NURS 505 Analytical Foundations for Practice Inquiry (Chandra, Bersano)

BYLAWS REVIEW

ETM Bylaws Updated Graduated Program Bylaws for Engineering and Technology Management (Chandra, Potts)
Mechanical Engineering Updated Bylaws for Mechanical Engineering Graduate Program. Previous Bylaws: Mechanical Engineering (Schwartz, Chauvin)
Materials Science and Engineering Updated Bylaws for Materials Science and Engineering Graduate Program. Previous Bylaws: MSE Bylaws (Schwartz, Potts)
Engineering Science Updated Bylaws
Experimental Psychology Updated Bylaws 
Pharmaceutical Sciences  Updated Bylaws

DISCUSSION ITEMS

CPT_S 583 Software Quality (New Course)

CPT_S 582 Software Testing (New Course)

CPT_S 581 Software Maintenance (New Course)

MATH 591 Seminar in Mathematical Biology (New Course)

AMER ST 529 Cultural Politics of The Body (New Course)

ANTH 525 Medical Anthropology (New Course) Updated Syllabus

Revise Graduation Requirements for Master in Science in Plant Biology —Corrected Major Change Form

Revise Graduation Requirements for PhD in Plant BiologyCorrected Major Change Form


February 16, 2016

Action Items

Agenda 2-16-16

Meeting Minutes 2-2-16

Primary Reviewer (Frederiksen):

  • HD 505 Tidal Leadership New Course/Offered through Global Campus 2 Credits (Frederiksen, Schwartz)
  • Revise graduation core requirements for Doctor of Nursing Practice for post-bacc and post-
    Master’s. Assigned to HSCC 10/20/2015. HSCC Approved. (Frederiksen, Larson)
  • Program Proposal: Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Master of Science in Software Engineering  ***Cost Revenue Analysis (Frederiksen, Dhingra)

Primary Reviewer (Chauvin):

College of Education Graduate Curricular Change Request (Chauvin, Dhingra)

ANTH 525 Medical Anthropology (New Course) Updated Syllabus (Chauvin, Salsbury)

Primary Reviewer (Schwartz):

Graduate School Policies and Procedures Update (2016-17) (Schwartz, Mariadoss)

Primary Reviewer (Salsbury):

  • CPT_S 583 Software Quality (New Course) (Salsbury, Zhu)
  • CPT_S 515 Advanced Algorithms (Salsbury, Chauvin)

Primary Reviewer (Zhu):

  • CPT_S 582 Software Testing (New Course) (Zhu, Dotson)

Primary Reviewer (Mariadoss):

  • BIO 595: Advanced Topics in Ecology (new course) (Mariadoss, Dhingra)
  • MGMT 587 Professional Ethics and Practice in Business Program Proposal (Mariadoss, Frederiksen)

Primary Reviewer (Potts):

Primary Reviewer (Chandra):

  • MBIOS Major Change Request [PDF] Request to Revise Requirements of the Graduate Certificate in Molecular Bio-sciences (Chandra,Zhu)
  • BIO 594: Advanced Topics in Evolution (new course) (Chandra, Mariadoss)
  • BIO 596: Advanced Topics in Physiology (new course) (Chandra, Chauvin)
  • PHARMSCI 540 Fundamentals of Chronopharmacology  New Course. 3 Credits. (Chandra, Chauvin)

Primary Reviewer (Dhingra):

  • MATH 591 Seminar in Mathematical Biology (New Course) (Dhingra,Frederiksen)

BYLAWS REVIEW
ETM Bylaws Updated Graduated Program Bylaws for Engineering and Technology Management (Chandra, Potts)
Mechanical Engineering Updated Bylaws for Mechanical Engineering Graduate Program. Previous Bylaws: Mechanical Engineering (Schwartz, Chauvin)
Materials Science and Engineering Updated Bylaws for Materials Science and Engineering Graduate Program. Previous Bylaws: MSE Bylaws (Schwartz, Potts)
Engineering Science Updated Bylaws (Dotson, Salsbury)
Experimental Psychology Updated Bylaws (Dotson, Salsbury)
Pharmaceutical Sciences  Updated Bylaws (Salsbury, Chauvin)
Anthropology Updated Bylaws. Proposed Alterations.
Special Education Updated Bylaws

Discussion Items
ED PSYCH 577 Item Response Theory New Course. 3 Credits
EM 568 Risk Assessment and Management. New Course 3 Credits
CPT_S New Degree Proposal for Master of Science in Software Engineering. Requirements.
AMER ST Revised Graduate Requirements for a PhD in American Studies.
ENG 545 ESL Graduate Student Writing Workshop. New Course Updated Syllabus

ECE (WSU Vancouver) New Graduate Requirements for Master of Science in Electrical Engineering

MATH 593 Current Research in combinatorics, linear Algebra and Number theory. New Course.
MATH 594 Current Research in Mathematics Education. New Course.


March 1, 2016

Agenda 3-1-16

Meeting Minutes 2-16-16

Primary Reviewer (Chauvin):

Primary Reviewer (Schwartz):

  • EM 568 Risk Assessment and Management. New Course 3 Credits (Schwartz, Larson) Review

Primary Reviewer (Salsbury):

Primary Reviewer (Frederiksen):

  • ECE (WSU Vancouver) New Program Proposal for Master of Science in Electrical Engineering (Frederiksen, Adrian)
  • ECE 543 Advanced Hardware Verification. New Course 3 Credits (Frederiksen, Adrian)
  • ECE 569 Advanced Power Electronics (Frederiksen, Bersano) Revised Syllabus
  • Revise graduation core requirements for Doctor of Nursing Practice for post-bacc and post-Master’s. Assigned to HSCC 10/20/2015. HSCC Approved. (Frederiksen, Larson) Updated Documents

Primary Reviewer (Zhu):

  • CPT_S 582 Software Testing (New Course) (Zhu, Dotson)

Primary Reviewer (Mariadoss):

  • BIO 595 Advanced Topics in Ecology (new course) (Mariadoss, Dhingra)

Primary Reviewer (Potts):

  • CPT_S 581 Software Maintenance (New Course) (Potts, Dotson)
  • MATH 593 Current Research in combinatorics, linear Algebra and Number theory. New Course. (Potts, Mariadoss)
  • EEPM Assessment of Student Learning in Degree Programs Updated Documents (Potts, Mariadoss)

Primary Reviewer (Dhingra):

Primary Reviewer (Dotson):

  • AMER ST Revised Graduate Requirements for a PhD in American Studies. (Dotson, Chandra)

Primary Reviewer (Chandra):

  • CPT_S New Degree Proposal for Master of Science in Software Engineering. Requirements. (Chandra, Dhingra )
  • MBIOS Major Change Request [PDF] Request to Revise Requirements of the Graduate Certificate in Molecular Bio-sciences (Chandra,Zhu)
  • BIO 594: Advanced Topics in Evolution (new course) (Chandra, Mariadoss)
  • BIO 596: Advanced Topics in Physiology (new course) (Chandra, Chauvin)
  • PHARMSCI 540 Fundamentals of Chronopharmacology  New Course. 3 Credits. (Chandra, Chauvin)

Bylaws Review:

Discussion Items:


March 22, 2016

Action Items
Agenda 3-22-16
Meeting Minutes 3-1-16
Primary Reviewer (Mariadoss):

Primary Reviewer (Zhu):

  •  COMSTRAT 701 Master’s Independent Capstone Project and/or Examination (Zhu, Salsbury)
  • ME Revised Requirements for Master (Thesis/Non-Thesis) & PhD in Mechanical Engineering (Zhu, Chandra)
  • CPT_S 582 Software Testing (New Course) (Zhu, Dotson)

Primary Reviewer (Salsbury):

Primary Reviewer (Schwartz):

Primary Reviewer (Dhingra):

 Primary Reviewer (Potts):

Primary Reviewer (Chauvin):

 Primary Reviewer (Chandra):

  • WOMEN ST New sub-plan for Ph.D. in American Studies: Women’s Studies (Chandra, Dotson)
  • CPT_S New Degree Proposal for Master of Science in Software Engineering. Requirements. (Chandra, Dhingra)
  • MBIOS Major Change Request [PDF] Request to Revise Requirements of the Graduate Certificate in Molecular Bio-sciences (Chandra,Zhu)
  • BIO 594: Advanced Topics in Evolution (new course) (Chandra, Mariadoss)
  • BIO 596: Advanced Topics in Physiology (new course) (Chandra, Chauvin)

 Primary Reviewer (Dotson):

 Primary Reviewer (Frederiksen):

Bylaws Review:

Discussion Items:


April 5, 2016

Meeting Agenda 4-5-16
Meeting Minutes 4-5-16
Meeting Minutes 3-22-16
Primary Reviewer (Potts):

  • Revised Graduation Requirements for Computer Science/Engineering & Electrical Engineering (Thesis/Non-Thesis) ***Note– Four Proposals received from Electrical Engineering and Computer Science include: CPT_E Revise graduation requirements for Master of Science in Computer Engineering – Non-thesis option, CPT_S Revise graduation requirements for Master of Science in Computer Science – Non-thesis option, CPT_S Revise graduation requirements for Master of Science in Computer Science – Thesis option & EE Revise graduation requirements for Master of Science in Electrical Engineering – Non-thesis option (Potts, Jacoby)

Primary Reviewer (Schwartz):

Primary Reviewer (Jacoby):

  • NEP 537 Advanced Medical Nutrition Therapy (Jacoby, Bersano)

Primary Reviewer (Mariadoss):

  • BIO 595 Advanced Topics in Ecology (new course) (Mariadoss, Dhingra)*

Primary Reviewer (Zhu):

  • EE 560 Intergrated Supply Chain Management (Cross-list with EE 460) (Zhu, Dhingra)
  • NEP 542 Science and Practice of Clinical Nutrition (Zhu, Frederiksen)

Primary Reviewer (Salsbury):

  • ENVI_SCI 530-430 Stream Ecology (Salsbury, Adrian)
  • NEP 551 Management Practices in Food Service (Salsbury, Adrian)

Primary Reviewer (Frederiksen):

  •  CES New Sub-Plan for PhD in AMER ST: Ethnic Studies (Frederiksen, Jacoby)
  • ED RES 575  Introduction to Neuroimaging and Electroencephalography

Primary Reviewer (Chandra):

Primary Reviewer (Chauvin):

Primary Reviewer (Dotson):

  •  ED RES 572 Survey Design and Development Research Methods

Primary Reviewer (Dhingra):

Bylaws Review:

  • Health Policy & Administration (HPA) Bylaws (Chauvin, Mariadoss)
  • ETM Bylaws Updated Graduated Program Bylaws for Engineering and Technology Management (Chandra, Potts)

Discussion Items:

TCH LRN Proposal to Extend Master in Teaching to WSU Tri-Cities Campus
SOC 552 Poverty and Family (New Course) 3 Credits.
ED RES 573  Psychophysiological Measurement I
ED RES 574  Psychophysiological Measurement II
ED RES 576 Neurocognition Science Laboratory Rotation