Academic Council

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

Contact Information
Demetra Schoenig – Committee Liason
(574) 631-7633
Demetra.Schoenig@nd.edu
Susan Miller
(574) 631-8052
smille31@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
  • R. Scott Appleby
  • Robert J. Bernhard
  • Thomas G. Burish *
  • Laura Carlson *
  • J. Nicholas Entrikin
  • Mary Galvin
  • 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 McDowell
  • John T. McGreevy
  • Nell J. Newton
  • Hugh R. Page Jr.
  • Jeanne Romero-Severson
  • Maura Ryan *
  • Joshua Shrout
  • Diane Parr Walker

Elected Members

  • Panos J. Antsaklis
  • Christine Becker
  • Cindy Bergeman
  • Philip Bess
  • Sunny Boyd *
  • Peter Burns
  • Patricia Champion
  • Donald Crafton
  • Michael Desch *
  • Michael Ferdig
  • Bradley Gregory
  • Marya Lieberman
  • Louis MacKenzie (on leave)
  • Gerald McKenna (replacing Louis MacKenzie for 2015-2016)
  • Margaret Meserve *
  • Elizabeth (Betsy) Moore
  • Maria Rosa Olivera-Williams
  • Ramachandran Ramanan *
  • O. Carter Snead *

Appointed Faculty

  • Ann-Marie Conrado
  • Ed Maginn *
  • Robert Norton *

Elected Library Faculty

  • Laura Sill

Elected Special Professional Faculty

  • Jay Brandenberger
  • Maria McKenna

Elected Research Faculty

  • Matthew Leevy

Student Members

  • Michael Altenburger
  • Rohan Andresen
  • Jeremy Forbes
  • Eva Niklinska
  • Bridget Rickard
  • Casey Skevington

Observers

  • Kevin Barry
  • Donald C. Bishop
  • Marie Blakey
  • C. Earl Carter
  • Charles (Chuck) T. Hurley III
  • Jim Morrison
  • Dale Nees
  • John A. Polhamus
  • Demetra Schoenig
  • Lee Svete

Recorder

  • Tracey H. Thomas

Information last updated 10/30/2015

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