Academic Council

Committee Chair
Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., President

Contact Information
Mary Hendriksen – Committee Liason
(574) 631-1713
Mary.M.Hendriksen.2@nd.edu

Description of Committee
Determines general academic policies and regulations of the University; approves major changes in the requirements for admission to and graduation from the colleges; authorizes the establishment, modification or discontinuance of any academic organization of the University; and provides for review, amendment and final interpretation of the academic articles.

Number of Members
52

Frequency of Meetings
At least once per semester

Reporting Structure
Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C.

Ex Officio Committee Members
*denotes members of the Executive Committee

  • John F. Affleck-Graves
  • Scott Appleby
  • Robert J. Bernhard
  • Thomas G. Burish *
  • Laura Carlson *
  • Gregory P. Crawford
  • J. Nicholas Entrikin
  • John F. Gaski
  • Nasir Ghiaseddin
  • Erin Hoffmann Harding *
  • Roger D. Huang
  • Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C.
  • Peter K. Kilpatrick
  • Michael N. Lykoudis
  • Christine M. Maziar
  • Paul McGinn *
  • John T. McGreevy
  • Dan J. Myers
  • Nell J. Newton
  • Hugh R. Page Jr. *
  • Jeanne Romero-Severson
  • Diane Parr Walker

Elected Members
*denotes members of the Executive Committee

  • Panos J. Antsaklis
  • Christine Becker
  • Cindy Bergeman
  • Sunny Boyd *
  • Peter Burns *
  • Donald Crafton (on leave Spring 2015)
  • Michael Desch *
  • Dennis Doordan
  • Kevin C. Dreyer
  • Michael Ferdig
  • Marya Lieberman *
  • Louis MacKenzie
  • James McKenna (replacing Don Crafton for Spring 2015 only)
  • Elizabeth (Betsy) Moore *
  • Maria Rosa Olivera-Williams
  • Ramachandran Ramanan
  • Laura Sill
  • Carter Snead
  • Alain Toumayan

Appointed Members

  • JoAnn DellaNeva
  • Jose Limon
  • Robert Norton

Special Professional Faculty

  • Maria McKenna
  • Catherine Pieronek

Research Faculty

  • Matthew Leevy

Student Members

  • Katie Jo Baungardener
  • Meredith Doellman
  • Matthew Greene
  • Michelle Lacouture
  • Li Shuyang
  • Katie Wood

Observers

  • Kevin Barry
  • Donald C. Bishop
  • Marie Blakey
  • C. Earl Carter
  • Mary Hendriksen
  • Charles (Chuck) T. Hurley III
  • Jim Morrison
  • Dale Nees
  • John A. Polhamus
  • Neal Ravindra
  • Frank Rossi
  • Michael Ryan
  • Lee Svete

Recorder

  • Tracey H. Thomas

Information last updated 1/28/15

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