Undergraduate Council

DUTIES: Review, evaluate, and provide recommendations to the Provost on proposals for new undergraduate academic programs and significant changes to existing academic programs; engage in review of existing academic programs; promote quality in undergraduate academic programs; and review and develop University-wide policies for undergraduate students including the areas of admission and retention, scholarships, advising, and financial aid.

COMPOSITION: Consists of faculty members elected by the faculty within each college or school providing undergraduate degrees on the basis of one member for each 1,000 undergraduate majors, with each qualifying college/school having at least two members, as outlined in the Bylaws. The Honors College will also select one member from its faculty. The Provost (or designated Associate Provost) will serve as chairperson. One student member is appointed by the SGA and one non-Greek student representative is appointed by the Vice President for Student Life. One faculty member is appointed by the Faculty Senate. The following shall serve as liaison members: Dean of University Libraries (or representative), University Registrar, the Dean of Students, Dean of College of Continuing Studies, and the Director for Institutional Effectiveness.

REPORTING CHANNEL: Dr. James Dalton, Executive Vice President and Provost

MEMBERSHIP
Luoheng Han, Chair – Sr. Associate Provost for Academic Affairs

Kevin Shaughnessy – Policy Committee, College of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry & Biochemistry 2025
Corinne Crane – Curriculum Committee, College of Arts and Sciences, Modern Languages & Classics 2024
Jason Senkbeil – Curriculum Committee, College of Arts and Sciences, Geography 2026
Lawrence Roberts – Curriculum Committee, College of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics 2024
Jeff Melton – Policy Committee, College of Arts and Sciences, American Studies 2025
Sara Maria Sorentino – Curriculum Committee, College of Arts and Sciences, Gender & Race Studies 2026
Osiris Molina – Curriculum Committee, College of Arts and Sciences, Music 2025
Jeffrey Parker – Policy Committee, College of Arts and Sciences, Psychology 2024
Caroline Parsons – Curriculum Committee, College of Communication and Information Sciences, Communication Studies 2026
Jay Waters – Policy Committee, College of Communication and Information Sciences, Advertising and Public Relations 2024
Karen Miller – Policy Committee, Culverhouse College of Business, Accounting 2026
Nathan Chilcutt – Curriculum Committee, Culverhouse College of Business, Information Systems, Statistics, and Management Science 2024
Chris Whaley – Curriculum Committee, Culverhouse College of Business, Economics, Finance, and Legal Studies 2025
Diana Gomez – Policy Committee, Culverhouse College of Business, Marketing 2024
Katie Grayson – Curriculum Committee, Culverhouse College of Business, Management 2025
Elizabeth Jernigan – Curriculum Committee, Culverhouse College of Business, Marketing 2026
Candace McCain – Curriculum Committee, Culverhouse College of Business, Marketing 2025
Tigran Melkonyan – Policy Committee, Culverhouse College of Business, Economics, Finance, and Legal Studies 2024

Jim Karrh – Policy Committee, Culverhouse College of Business, Marketing, 2025
Libba Woodruff – Curriculum Committee, College of Education, Kinesiology 2025
Steve Mobley – Policy Committee, College of Education, Educational Leadership, Policy, Technical Studies 2025
Travis Atkison – Curriculum Committee, College of Engineering, Computer Science 2026
Patrick Kung – Policy Committee Chair, College of Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering 2024
Greg Kubacki – Policy Committee, College of Engineering, Civil, Metallurgical & Materials 2026
Weihua Su – Curriculum Committee, College of Engineering, Aerospace Engineering & Mechanics 2025
Beth Todd – Curriculum Committee, College of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering 2025
Kathryn O’Harra – Policy Committee, Honors College, 2025
Laurl Self – Curriculum Committee, College of Human Environmental Sciences, General Studies 2024
Marie Azrad – Policy Committee, College of Human Environmental Sciences, Human Nutrition and Hospitality Management 2026
Lizzie Elder – Curriculum Committee Chair, College of Human Environmental Sciences, Health Science 2025
Andrea Sartain – Curriculum Committee, Capstone College of Nursing, 2025
Haley Strickland – Policy Committee, Capstone College of Nursing, 2024
Laura Hopson – Curriculum Committee, Social Work, 2024
Amy Traylor – Policy Committee, Social Work, 2025

STUDENT REPRESENTATIVES

Jordan Stokes

Josie Schmitt

FACULTY SENATE REPRESENTATIVE
Shane Stinson – Curriculum Committee, Assistant Professor – Culverhouse College of Business

LIAISON
Amy Hutton, Enrollment Management

Stacy Jones, Student Life

Emy Decker, University Libraries
Denny Savage, University Registrar
Amanda Ingram, OTIDE
Ginger Bishop, Institutional Effectiveness