Agenda: December 7, 2006

YORK UNIVERSITY
FACULTY OF GRADUATE STUDIES
Meeting of Council

Agenda

Thursday, December 7, 2006
4:00 p.m.
N940 Ross Building

1. Welcome and Chair's Remarks

2. Minutes of Previous Meeting (November 16, 2006) (.doc)

3. Business Arising from the Minutes

4. Dean's Remarks

5. Motion from the Graduate Students' Association (.doc)

6. New Graduate Programs

* * * For Approval * * *

a) Proposed Graduate Program in Disaster & Emergency Management (.doc) (letters) (.pdf)
Approved at the November 15, 2006, meeting o f FGS Academic Planning & Policy Committee
(Guests: Professor Ali Asgary, Dr. Jane Harrison)

b) Introduction (.doc) Advisory (.doc) Proposed Graduate Program in Public & International Affairs (.doc) (letters)
Approved at the November 29, 2006, meeting o f FGS Academic Planning & Policy Committee

7. New Graduate Degrees

* * * For Approval * * *

Graduate Program in Human Resources Management

Proposal for a new Human Resources Management Ph.D. (.doc) (appendices, letters) (.pdf)
Approved at the November 15, 2006, meeting o f FGS Academic Planning & Policy Committee
(Guest: Professor Parbudyal Singh)

8. Change in Faculty Regulations

* * * For Approval * * *

Changes to Admissions Requirements for masters degree candidates (.doc)

Honours degree equivalents delineated
New European degrees considered

9. Senate Synopses

* * * For Information * * *

Summary of Senate meetings of November 23, 2006 (.doc)

10. Other Business

Next scheduled Council meeting: January 4, 2007; N940 Ross Building