College of Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Curriculum Council

The College of Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Curriculum Council represents the faculty of the College of Arts and Sciences at The University of Memphis in the governance of undergraduate curriculum in the College.  It is composed of one elected representative from each department and an Associate Dean of the College.  Its duties include:

  • Approving or disapproving curriculum proposals in the areas listed below and forwarding those approved to the Dean of the College and upon his/her approval to the University Curriculum Council.
    • Admission requirements within academic units
    • Curricula and programs, including courses, majors, minors, degrees, concentrations, certificate programs, and other academic programs
    • Undergraduate policy and procedures

  • Advising the Dean on matters related to undergraduate curriculum.

  • Acting as liaison between the University Undergraduate Council http://www.memphis.edu/uuc/bylaws/index.php and departments within the College.

2017-2018 Council Members

  • Chair, Dr. Deborah Tollefsen, Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences
  • Dr. Ladrica Menson-Furr, African and African American Studies
  • Dr. Michael Duke, Anthropology
  • Dr. Barbara Taller, Biological Sciences
  • Dr. Peter Bridson, Chemistry
  • Ms. Patsy Krech, College Academic Advisor II, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Dr. Vinhthuy Phan, Computer Science
  • Dr. Amanda Johnson, Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • Dr. Dorian Burnette, Earth Sciences
  • Dr. Theron Britt, English
  • Dr. Dennis Laumann, History
  • Dr. Alistair Windsor, Director of the Institute for Intelligent Systems
  • Mr. Robert Marczynski, Assistant Director Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Dr. Robert Kelz, International Studies
  • Dr. Alistair Windsor, Mathematical Science
  • Dr. Luvell Anderson, Philosophy
  • Dr. Firouzeh Sabri, Physics and Materials Science
  • Dr. David Madlock, Political Science
  • Dr. Helen Sable, Psychology
  • Dr. Sharon Wrobel, Public and Non-Profit Administration
  • Dr. Susan Elswick, Social Work
  • Dr. Graves Enck, Sociology
  • Dr. Kathy Lou Schulz, Women's and Gender Studies
  • Dr. Lang Zhang, World Languages and Literature