The Committee on Program Matters reviews, discusses, and recommends on matters of University-wide graduate policy prior to consideration by the Graduate Education Council. The Committee may discuss and/or recommend new initiatives and improvements to current practice in graduate education at the University of Toronto.
The Committee considers matters including, but not limited to: admission and program regulations, policies and procedures; new programs; program performance indicators; final oral examinations; and matters referred from the Committee on Student Matters. While the Committee on Program Matters does not play a formal governance role, it performs an important function in policy development and in other initiatives.
SGS Vice-Dean, Programs (Chair of Committee)
six graduate student members from among the elected graduate student members of the Graduate Education Council; each of the twelve elected student members of the Graduate Education Council shall serve on either the Committee on Program Matters or the Committee on Student Matters for a total of six members on each committee
one Graduate Coordinator each, from one quarter of the total number of graduate departments, centres or institutes with proportional representation from each SGS Division (Humanities, Social Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Life Sciences)
the Dean of the School of Graduate Studies
the SGS Director of Student Services, or designate
the SGS Director of SGS Information Systems, or designate
See the membership for 2018-19 (TBA).
CPM Meeting Schedule for 2018-19
Thursday, October 11, 2018
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
|Governing Council Chamber, Simcoe Hall|
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Governing Council Chamber, Simcoe Hall
Professor Gretchen Kerr
Vice-Dean, Programs and Innovations and Chair of the Committee on Program Matters
For information regarding agendas and notes, contact:
Executive Assistant to the Vice-Deans and Secretary to the Committee on Program Matters