School Committees

EXECUTIVE COUNCIL
The Executive Council advises the Dean on matters affecting the operation and policies of the School, develops the Procedural Code of the School and acts on behalf of the Faculty with regard to the duties and powers of the faculty enumerated in the Bylaws.

COMMITTEE ON COMMITTEES
The Committee on Committees selects the chairs and members of ad hoc and standing committees except where another selection process is specified in the Rutgers School of Public Health Bylaws.   

ACADEMIC PROGRESSION COMMITTEE
The School-wide Academic Progression Committee reviews and, as appropriate, acts upon recommendations of campus committees regarding policy concerning student standing and academic progression. 

ADMISSIONS COMMITTEE
The School of Public Health School-wide Admissions Committee sets the requirements for admission to the School subject to review by the Faculty. 

APPOINTMENTS AND PROMOTIONS COMMITTEE
The Appointments and Promotions Committee reviews and makes formal recommendations to the Dean regarding all appointments and promotions of Faculty.

FACULTY AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
The Faculty Affairs Committee reviews and recommends policies governing faculty other than appointments, promotion and tenure.

CURRICULUM COMMITTEE
The Curriculum Committee develops, reviews and makes policy recommendations regarding the curricula for the degree and certificate programs of the School, including dual and joint degrees, and develops standards for the evaluation of each educational program for the School. 

STUDENT AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
The Student Affairs Committee hears allegations of misconduct against students and for ensuring the due process rights of students. 

RESEARCH COMMITTEE
The Research Committee encourages research activities by faculty and students and serves in an advisory capacity to the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs and the Dean on matters of general policy related to research.

BYLAWS AND ELECTIONS COMMITTEE
The Bylaws and Elections Committee insures that the Bylaws of the School are in conformity with the Bylaws of the University and insures that the procedures of the School are in accordance with the Bylaws of the University and with the Bylaws of the School.

COMMUNITY HEALTH COMMITTEE
The Community Health Committee advises the Dean on all those aspects of the operation of the School’s involvement in community health education, and nurture and maintain liaisons between the School and community agencies.

For complete description of the committees, please refer to the Rutgers School of Public Health Procedural Code.