Charge and Membership
Senate Committee on Educational Policy
Under the general direction of the Senate
Committee on Educational Policy, the University-ROTC Relationships Subcommittee
shall advise the Committee on Educational Policy and the University
administration on the ROTC programs and make recommendations it deems
appropriate to the Committee or the administration.
The subcommittee will
review all Commissioned officer nominations for appointments to the faculties of
the ROTC departments and make recommendations for approval of qualified
candidates to the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost.
Candidates must hold an advanced degree in the appropriate discipline or
professional field or be admissible to a University of Minnesota
post-baccalaureate program for study in the appropriate field or
The subcommittee shall also review and approve or disapprove
petitions for the establishment of new ROTC courses and for proposals to make
changes in existing courses, serve as liaison to other organizations concerned
with ROTC affairs (including, for example, Reserve Officers Association, U of M
ROTC Alumni Society, American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, and so on, as
well as with any University committee dealing with ROTC issues), and respond to
the Committee or the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost on
requests regarding ROTC affairs.
The Subcommittee shall consist of no fewer than 4 faculty members. The
ex officio members shall include at least 3 student members who serve as ROTC
Battalion/Wing Commanders each term, the three ROTC department heads, and at least
one representative from the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and
Provost. The members and chair of the subcommittee shall be appointed by the
Chair of the Committee on Educational Policy, in consultation with the members
of the Educational Policy Committee, or may be appointed by the Committee on
Committees in consultation with the chair of the Educational Policy Committee.
The chair shall be a faculty member, designated in consultation with the Senior
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost.
by the Assembly Committee on Educational Policy, September 13,
Revisions approved unanimously by the Assembly Committee on Educational
Policy, March 31, 2004
Revisions approved by the Senate Committee on
Educational Policy September 19, 2005
Revisions approved by the Senate Committee on Educational Policy