East Tennessee State University
Graduate Council
Annual Report
2008-2009

 

Graduate Council Membership

 

Voting Members:

 

Judith Anderson, Ph.D., College of Nursing
David Arnall, Ph.D, Member-at-Large
Stacey D. Brown, The Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy
William Scott Champney, Ph.D. College of Medicine
Wallace Dixon, Ph.D. Member at Large
Mark Ellis, M.S.L.S., Library
Helene Halvorson, M.S.W., Member at Large
Don Hoover, Ph.D. College of Medicine
Martha Pointer, Ph.D., College of Business and Technology
Jenny Reed, Graduate Student, Member-at-Large
Jasmine Renner, Ph.D., College of Education
Robert Sawyer, Ph.D., Arts and Sciences
Phillip Scheuerman, Ph.D., College of Public and Allied Health
Marie Tedesco, Ph.D. School of Continuing Studies
Paul Trogen, Ph.D., Faculty Senate
Chantelle Vernon, graduate Student, Member-at-Large

 

Non-voting Members

 

Cecilia McIntosh, Ph.D., Dean of the School of Graduate Studies
Maria Costa, International Programs
Wayne Gillespie, Ph.D., Assistant Dean of the School of Graduate Studies
LaDonna Hutchins, Office of the Registrar
Billie Lancaster, Office of the Registrar
Mary Ellen Musick, Office of Planning and Analysis, Data Management
Jeffrey Powers-Beck, Ph.D., Associate Dean of Graduate Studies
Michael Woodruff, Ph.D. Vice Provost for Research and Sponsored Programs

Meeting Dates

 

 

Meetings were held at Burgin Dossett Hall, President Conference Room at 1:15 p.m.

 

Summary of Actions Taken

 

The Graduate Council took the following actions:

 

42 New Graduate Faculty Appointments

 

94 Graduate Faculty Re-appointments

 

27 New Courses Approved

 

0 Courses Deleted

 

8 Course Changes

 

1 Curriculum Changes

 

00 Editorial Changes

 

00 Miscellaneous Graduate Council Actions

Section 1: Graduate Faculty Appointments/Reappointments approved

 

 

September 18, 2008

(Called Meeting)

(No graduate faculty reviewed)

 

September 29, 2008

 

New Appointments to Graduate Faculty:

 

 

Re-appointments to Graduate Faculty:

 

 

October 27, 2008

 

 New Appointments to Graduate Faculty:

 

 

Re-appointments to Graduate Faculty:

 

 

 

November 24, 2008

New appointments to Graduate Faculty:

 

 

Re-appointments to Graduate Faculty:

 

 

January 26, 2009

 

New appointments to Graduate Faculty:

Re-appointments to Graduate Faculty:

 

February 23, 2009

 

New appointments to Graduate Faculty:

Re-appointments to Graduate Faculty:

 

March 30, 2009

 

New appointments to Graduate Faculty:

 

 

Re-appointments to Graduate Faculty:

 

April 27, 2009

 

New appointments to Graduate Faculty:

 

 

 

Re-appointments to Graduate Faculty:

 Section 2: New Courses Approved

 

September 15, 2008

1. PEXS 6280 Sport Skills and Tactics

2. PEXS 6270 Sport Biomechanics

3. PEXS 6680 Management Skills for Coaching

4. PEXS 7655 Advanced Sport Nutrition and Ergogenic Aids

5. PEXS 7658 Sport Conditioning II

6. PEXS 7912 Research in Sport Physiology I

7. PEXS 7800 Internship in Sport Physiology and Performance

8. PEXS 7913 Research in Sport Physiology II

9. PEXS 7914 Research in Sport Performance

10. PEXS 7954 Seminar in Sport Science and Performance I

11. PEXS 7955 Seminar in Sport Science and Performance II

12. PEXS 7956 Seminar in Sport Science and Performance III

13. PEXS 7959 Research Design and Statistics for Sport Science

14. PEXS 7960 Dissertation

 

September 29, 2008

  1. Proposal to Establish a New Certificate Program – Public Health Leadership Certificate
  2. New Course Proposal – PUBH 5040, Public Health Leadership
  3. New Course Proposal – PUBH 5070, Program Evaluation
  4. New Course Proposal – PUBH 5650, Culminating Experience and Strategic Planning

October 27, 2008

 

1. New Course Proposal – PRST 5420, Organizational Needs Analysis

 

November 24, 2008

 

  1. New Course Proposal – BLUE 5257, Band Leadership Skills- The proposal was tabled by the subcommittee due to non-representation
  2. New Course Proposal – AVST 5315, Topics in Archival Studies
  3. New Course Proposal – FACS 5440, Nutrition Programs: Theory to Application
  4. New Course Proposal – FACS 5415, Professional Issues in Dietetics

 

January 26, 2009

 

February 23, 2009

 

 

 

March 30, 2009

 

April 27, 2009

 

  1. ARTH 5907, Art History Seminar – New course proposal
  2. ARTH 5007, Renaissance Art in Northern Europe – New course proposal

Section 3: Courses Deleted

 

Section 4: Course Changes

 

September 15, 2008

  1. PEXS 5520
  2. PEXS 5610
  3. PEXS 5620
  4. PEXS 5656
  5. SALM 5235

 

 

September 29, 2008

 

October 27, 2008

November 24, 2008

  1. Substantial Course Modification – FACS 5450, Advanced Nutrition Therapy

 

January 26, 2009

 

February 23, 2009

 

March 30, 2009

 

April 27, 2009

 

Section 5: Curriculum Changes

 

September 15, 2008

September 29, 2008

 

October 27, 2008

 

November 24, 2008

1. Proposal for a Substantive Revision of the Master of Science in Clinical Nutrition and for a Revision of Admission Criteria for the Master of Science in Clinical Nutrition

February 26, 2007

 

March 26, 2007

April 30, 2007

Section 6: Editorial Changes

 

No editorial changes

 

Section 7: Miscellaneous Actions

 

None

ETSU rating:

Level: 4 year

Control: Public

Total Enrollment: 11, 869

 

ClassificationsCategory

Undergraduate Bal/HGC: balanced arts & sciences/professions,

Instructional Programs: high graduate coexistence

Graduate Instructional

Programs: 5-Doc/Ed: Single doctoral (education)

Enrollment Profile: HU: High undergraduate

Undergraduate Profile: FT4/S/HTI: Full-time four-year, selective, higher

Transfer-in

Size and Setting: L4/NR: Large four-year, primarily nonresidential

 

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