Academic Senate

Academic Support Committee

The Academic Support Committee is a standing committee of the Academic Senate specifically responsible for reviewing and recommending means for improving and enhancing the effectiveness of the academic support services of Triton College.

Functions:
   A. 
To study and recommend changes needed in programs, services, or policies of academic support programs.
   B. 
To study and recommend changes needed in programs, services, or policies in the Library/Learning Resource Center and Academic Success Center.
   C. 
To study and recommend changes needed in programs, services, or policies in counseling and advising relating to academic support.
 
Membership:
The committee will consist of members representing the following areas:
   • 
Chair: The chair of the Academic Support Committee will be a member of Academic Senate, appointed to the chair position by the chair of the Academic Senate.
   • 
Faculty: 7 faculty representatives recommended by the President of the TCFA from the following areas
 
   • 2 faculty members from Arts & Sciences
 
   • 1 faculty member from Business & Technology
 
   • 1 faculty member from Health Career/Public Service Programs
 
   • 1 librarian
 
   • 1 counselor
 
Note: at least one faculty member should be an adjunct.

Administration:
Representative of the Dean of Academic Success Representative of the Dean of Student Services Representative of one additional Dean.

Chair:
Bob Greenwald (robertgreenwald@triton.edu)

Resources:
Vice President, Academic Affairs; Vice President, Student Affairs; Member of Information Systems.