Educational Policy Committee

Standing Bylaw Committee of the
Faculty of Arts, Sciences and Engineering

MEMBERSHIP: 2020-2021

Term: Five (5) years

Name and Link to
Directory Listing

Rank, Department

Term

Couch, Alva

Associate Professor, Computer Science

2020-2025

Goldstein, Gary

Professor, Physics & Astronomy

2017-2022

Gonzalez, Fulton

Professor, Mathematics

2019-2024

Hammer, David

Professor, Education

2017-2022

Mahoney, Anne*

Senior Lecturer, Classical Studies

2013-2024

Inouye, Charles 
(Executive Committee Liaison)

Professor, International Literacy and Cultural Studies

2020-2023

Proctor, David

Senior Lecturer, History

2013-2024

Rice, Anne-Christine

Senior Lecturer, Romance Studies

2020-2025

Roy, Modhumita

Associate Professor, English

(2018-2022)

Zbigniew, Nitecki

Professor, Mathematics

2019-2024

Wiener, Sarah

Undergraduate student representative, TCU Senate

2020-2021

Crosby, Ayden

Undergraduate student representative, TCU Senate

2020-2021

Chandra, Iyra

Undergraduate student representative, TCU Senate

2020-2021

 

Graduate student representative, Graduate Student Council

2020-2021

Thomas, Sam +

Dean of Academic Affairs, School of Arts and Sciences

 

Olinsky, Robin +

Associate Dean, Office of Undergraduate Education

 

Jack, JoAnn +

Registrar for Arts, Sciences and Engineering, Office of the Registrar

 

Lowe, Carmen +

Dean of Academic Advising and Undergraduate Studies, Office of Undergraduate Studies

 

Stephan, Jennifer +

Associate Dean, Office of Undergraduate Studies

 

Swan, Chris +

Associate Professor, Dean of Undergraduate Education, School of Engineering

 

Gadd, Leah +

Associate Dean, Undergraduate Advising, SMFA

 

TBD +

(President's designee)

TBD

 

* Chair/Co-Chair
+ ex-officio/non-voting

Visit Arts, Sciences and Engineering Bylaws for more information regarding this committee's bylaws.

View this committee's most recent annual report.

View this committee's workload obligations.

Committee Business: 2019-2020

SEMESTER HOUR UNITS FORMULA (based on one full semester):

 

# Hour Units

How it's calculated

1 semester hour unit

1 hour or 50-90 minutes per week of instruction/contact, plus 2 hours homework per week (or 3 hours per week of combined instruction, practice, and rehearsal for performance-based courses; or 15 hours of instruction/contact over semester plus 30 hours of homework over semester)

2 semester hour units

2 hours or 100-140 minutes per week of instruction/contact, plus 4 hours homework per week (or 7 hours per week of combined instruction, practice, and rehearsal for performance-based courses; or 30 hours of instruction/contact over semester plus 60 hours of homework over semester)

3 semester hour units

3 hours or 150-190 minutes per week of instruction/contact, plus 6 hours homework per week (or equivalent)

4 semester hour units

4 hours or 200-250 minutes per week of instruction/contact, plus 8 hours of homework per week

5 semester hour units

5 hours or 250-290 minutes per week of instruction/contact, plus 10 hours of homework per week

6 semester hour units

6 hours or 300-340 minutes per week of instruction/contact, plus 12 hours homework per week

7 semester hour units

7 hours or 350-390 minutes per week of instruction/contact, plus 14 hours homework per week