Senate Committee on Continuing Studies

The Senate Committee on Continuing Studies, on behalf of Senate, reviews and makes recommendations to the Division of Continuing Studies regarding academic policies affecting Continuing Studies programs, and reviews and recommends proposals for new programs and changes to existing Continuing Studies programs to the Senate Committee on Planning.

Meeting dates and deadlines for 2023/2024 are:

Deadline for Agenda Items Meeting Dates
 October 3, 2023 October 12, 2023
 November 15, 2023 November 22, 2023
 January 17, 2024 January 24, 2024
 March 4, 2024 March 12, 2024
 May 8, 2024 May 15, 2024

Click here for the Committee's Terms of Reference

Annual Reports

Membership and Composition effective July 1, 2023

  Name                                Faculty or Department       Composition

Jo-Anne Clarke (Chair)
Dean, Division of Continuing Studies
Dean of Continuing Studies, Chair
(ex-officio, voting)   
(term ends June 30, 2026)
Peter B. Gustavson School of Business 9 faculty members representing the faculties
(at least 2 of whom shall be senators*)
Doug Magnuson
(term ends June 30, 2025)
Jens Weber
(term ends June 30, 2026)
Engineering and Computer Science
Alexis Luko
(term ends June 30, 2026)
Fine Arts
(term ends June 30, 2026)
Human and Social Development
Li-Shih Huang *
(term ends June 30, 2024)
Mark Gillen
(term ends June 30, 2024)
Chris Eagle *
(term ends June 30, 2026)
Helen Kurki
(term ends June 30, 2025)
Social Sciences
Sophie Pavlik
(term ends June 30, 2024)
Student Senator

  2 students, including 1 undergraduate student and 1 graduate student, at least
one of whom must be a student member of Senate (voting)

Jeffrey Bruton
(term ends June 30, 2024)
GSS student
(term ends June 30, 2024)
Student from Continuing Studies
1 student representative from the diploma or certificate program in Continuing Studies appointed by the Senate
Natasha Thambirajah
(term ends June 30, 2025)
1 Alumni Association representative (voting)

Anaïs Holdaway
(term ends June 30, 2024)

1 convocation member of Senate (voting)
Elizabeth Adjin-Tettey Chair, Senate Committee on Planning Chair, Senate Committee on Planning
(ex-officio, voting)
Dzifa Dordunoo
School of Nursing President's nominee
Kirsten Kopp
Office of the Dean, Division of Continuing Studies Secretary to the committee