Committees

Academic Planning & Budget Committee

Roster

Consists of the PhD Program Director, Undergraduate Program Director, MLIS Program Director, Assistant Dean (Unit Business Representative – non-voting, ex officio), Executive Committee chair, an Assistant Professor, a TAS, and one student each from the three degree levels. The committee cannot be chaired by the Executive Committee chair or by an assistant professor. In the event that a member occupies two qualified roles, an EC member will be appointed in accordance with the above 1.04 (6). The Associate Dean will serve as a non-voting ex officio member.

EC Chair: Maria Haigh
BSIST Committee Chair: Jacques du Plessis
BSIST Student Representative: Daniel Dyer
MLIS Committee Chair: Jin Zhang
MLIS Student Representative: Viridiana Rocha
MSIST Committee Chair: Margaret Kipp
MSIST Student Representative: Mason Pearson
PhD Committee Chair: Xiangming Mu
PhD Student Representative: Meghan Dowell
Shaun Hayes, TAS (2021-23)
Karen Kroes, Assistant Dean (Unit Business Representative – ex officio, non-voting)
Dietmar Wolfram, Senior Associate Dean & Professor (ex officio, non-voting)
Chad Zahrt, Assistant Dean (ex officio, non-voting)

Agendas and Minutes 2021-22

September 10 Agenda Minutes
September 20 Agenda Minutes
October 18 Agenda Minutes
November 15 Agenda Minutes
December 20 Agenda Minutes
January – no meeting Agenda Minutes
February 21 Agenda Minutes
March 21 Agenda Minutes
April 18 Agenda Minutes
May 16 Agenda Minutes

COA Steering Committee 2020-21

Agendas and Minutes 2020-21

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September Agenda Minutes
October Agenda Minutes
November Agenda Minutes
December Agenda Minutes
January Agenda Minutes
February Agenda Minutes
March Agenda Minutes
April Agenda Minutes
May Agenda Minutes

Archives

Agendas and Minutes 2016-17
Agendas and Minutes 2015-16


SOIS Policies and Procedures

Roster

Nadine Kozak (2020-21)

Agendas and Minutes 2020-21

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September Agenda Minutes
October Agenda Minutes
November Agenda Minutes
December Agenda Minutes
January Agenda Minutes
February Agenda Minutes
March Agenda Minutes
April Agenda Minutes
May Agenda Minutes

Archives

Agendas and Minutes 2018-19
Committee Annual Report 2017-18
Agendas and Minutes 2017-18

BSIST Program Committee

Roster

Consists of: two Faculty, the Undergraduate Program Director (may not be Chair), one TAS, one academic staff advisor (non-voting, ex officio) and one undergraduate student.

Jacques du Plessis, Chair (2021-23)
Shana Ponelis (2020-22)
Nadine Kozak (2021-23)
Minsook Park (2021-23)
Khaled Sabha, TAS (2021-23)
BSIST Student Representative: Melanie Barrios
Dietmar Wolfram, Senior Associate Dean & Professor (ex officio, non-voting)
Maggie Flath, Advisor(ex officio, non-voting)

Agendas and Minutes 2021-22

September Agenda Minutes
October Agenda Minutes
November Agenda Minutes
December Agenda Minutes
January Agenda Minutes
February Agenda Minutes
March Agenda Minutes
April Agenda Minutes
May Agenda Minutes
Diversity & Equity Committee

Roster

Consists of three Faculty, one TAS, one classified staff member (non-voting, ex officio), the Associate Dean (non-voting, ex officio), one undergraduate student, one master’s student, and one PhD student.

Wonchan Choi (2021-22)
Jin Zhang (2021-23)
Nadine Kozak, Chair (2021-23)
Susan Hersh, TAS (2021-23)
BSIST Student Representative: Enineva Canada
MLIS Student Representative: Maria Barca
MSIST Student Representative: TBD
PhD Student Representative: Vanessa Schlais
Brian Williams, Advisor (ex officio, non-voting)
Dietmar Wolfram, Senior Associate Dean & Professor (ex officio, non-voting)

Agendas and Minutes 2021-22

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September 01 Agenda Minutes
October 15 Agenda Minutes
November 19 Agenda Minutes
December 17 Agenda Minutes
January – no meeting Agenda Minutes
February 18 Agenda Minutes
March 18 Agenda Minutes
April 15 Agenda Minutes
May 20 Agenda Minutes

Archives

Agendas and Minutes 2020-21
Agendas and Minutes 2019-20
Agendas and Minutes 2018-19

Doctoral Program Committee

Roster

Consists of two faculty members, the PhD Program Director (may not be Chair), the Associate Dean (ex officio) and one PhD student.

Xiangming Mu, Chair (2020-22)
Iris Xie (2020-22)
Wilhelm Peekhaus (2021-23)
Hur-Li Lee (2021-23)
PhD Student Representative: Manman Luo
Dietmar Wolfram, Senior Associate Dean & Professor (ex officio, non-voting)
Toby Deutsch, Advisor (ex officio, non-voting)
Laura Meyer, Admissions Coordinator (ex officio, non-voting)

Agendas and Minutes 2021-22

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September 03 Agenda Minutes
October 01 Agenda Minutes
November – no meeting Agenda Minutes
December Agenda Minutes
January Agenda Minutes
February Agenda Minutes
March Agenda Minutes
April Agenda Minutes
May Agenda Minutes
Executive Committee

Roster

Jacques du Plessis
Donald Force
Maria Haigh, Chair
Margaret Kipp
Nadine Kozak
Hur-li Lee
Tomas A. Lipinski
Xiangming Mu
Wilhelm Peekhaus
Shana Ponelis
Iris Xie
Jin Zhang

Agendas and Minutes 2021-22

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September 03 Agenda Minutes
October 01 Agenda Minutes
November Agenda Minutes
December Agenda Minutes
January Agenda Minutes
February Agenda Minutes
March Agenda Minutes
April Agenda Minutes
May Agenda Minutes

Faculty Council & Faculty Retreat

Agendas and Minutes 2021-22

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September 10 Agenda Minutes
October 08 Agenda Minutes
November 12 Agenda Minutes
December Agenda Minutes
January Agenda Minutes
February Agenda Minutes
March Agenda Minutes
April Agenda Minutes
May Agenda Minutes

Roster

Consists of two Faculty, the MLIS program director, one member of the advising staff (non-voting, ex officio), and one master’s student.

Agendas and Minutes 2020-21

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August Agenda Minutes
September Agenda Minutes
October Agenda Minutes
November Agenda Minutes
December Agenda Minutes
January Agenda Minutes
February Agenda Minutes
March Agenda Minutes
April Agenda Minutes
May Agenda Minutes
Grievance & Appeals Committee

Roster

Consists of three Senior Faculty (tenured associate and/or full professors), and two alternate Senior Faculty.

Jacques du Plessis (2020-22)
Iris Xie, Chair for Fall 2021 (2021-23)
Shana Ponelis (2020-22)
Margaret Kipp (2021-22)
Alternate: Wilhelm Peekhaus (2020-22)
Alternate: Hur-Li Lee (2021-23)

Alternate: Nadine Kozak (2021-23)

Agendas and Minutes 2021-22

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September 17 Agenda Minutes
October Agenda Minutes
November Agenda Minutes
December Agenda Minutes
January Agenda Minutes
February Agenda Minutes
March Agenda Minutes
April Agenda Minutes
May Agenda Minutes

Archives

Agendas and Minutes 2020-21
Agendas and Minutes 2019-20
Agendas and Minutes 2018-19

MLIS Program Committee

Roster

Consists of two Faculty, the MLIS Program Director (may not be Chair), one TAS and one MLIS student.

Abigail Phillips (2020-22)
Tom Lipinski (2021-23)
Jin Zhang, Chair (2021-23)
Susan Hersh, TAS (2020-22)
MLIS Student Representative: Maura Flanagan
Angie Sadowsky, Advisor/Admissions Coordinator (ex officio, non-voting)
Dietmar Wolfram, Senior Associate Dean & Professor (ex officio, non-voting)

Agendas and Minutes 2021-22

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August 30 Agenda Minutes
September – no meeting Agenda Minutes
October 11 Agenda Minutes
November 08 Agenda Minutes
December 13 Agenda Minutes
January – no meeting Agenda Minutes
February 14 Agenda Minutes
March 14 Agenda Minutes
April 11 Agenda Minutes
May 09 Agenda Minutes

Roster

Donald Force (2020-21)
Margaret Kipp (2020-21)

Agendas and Minutes 2020-21

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September 2020 Agenda Minutes
October 2020 Agenda Minutes
November 2020 Agenda Minutes
December 2020 Agenda Minutes
February 2021 Agenda Minutes
March 2021 Agenda Minutes

Archives

Agendas and Minutes 2018-19

Roster

Historically this committee has consisted of three Faculty, one TAS and one master’s student. The GPCC/MPCC will assume all duties associated with the MLIS proficiency as of the end of fall 2015.

Agendas and Minutes 2020-21

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September Agenda Minutes
October Agenda Minutes
November Agenda Minutes
December Agenda Minutes
January Agenda Minutes
February Agenda Minutes
March Agenda Minutes
April Agenda Minutes
May Agenda Minutes

Archives

Agendas and Minutes 2014-15

MSIST Program Committee

Roster

Consists of three Faculty (one of whom is a representative of the BSIST committee), a MSIST student, and a non-voting representative from the Computer Science Department. The Associate Dean, academic advisor assigned to the MSIST program, and the student services coordinator serve as non-voting ex officio members.

Margaret Kipp, Chair (2021-22)
Wonchan Choi (2020-22)
Wanchen Lee (2021-23)
Susan McRoy, Computer Science
Jim Schultz, TAS (2020-22)
MSIST Student Representative – TBD
Dietmar Wolfram, Senior Associate Dean & Professor (ex officio, non-voting)
Angie Sadowsky, Admissions Coordinator (ex officio, non-voting)
Toby Deutsch, Advisor (ex officio, non-voting)

Agendas and Minutes 2021-22

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September 03 Agenda Minutes
October 01 Agenda Minutes
November 05 Agenda Minutes
December 03 Agenda Minutes
January – no meeting Agenda Minutes
February 04 Agenda Minutes
March 04 Agenda Minutes
April 01 Agenda Minutes
May 06 Agenda Minutes
Research Committee

Roster

Consists of three Faculty, one TAS, and three students (one undergraduate major and one each from the MLIS and PhD programs). The Associate Dean and the Grant Assistant serve as non-voting ex officio members.

Wilhelm Peekhaus, Chair (2021-22)
Xiangming Mu (2021-23)
Margaret Kipp (2021-23)
PhD Student Representative: Shengang Wang
MLIS Student Representative: Kasandra Brellenthin
MSIST Student Representative: TBD
BSIST  Student Representative: Sam Coppen
Dietmar Wolfram, Senior Associate Dean & Professor (ex officio, non-voting)

Agendas and Minutes 2021-22

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September 03 Agenda Minutes
October 08 Agenda Minutes
November – no meeting Agenda Minutes
December Agenda Minutes
January Agenda Minutes
February Agenda Minutes
March Agenda Minutes
April Agenda Minutes
May Agenda Minutes

Centers

The Center for Information Policy Research (CIPR) is the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s multidisciplinary research center for the study of the intersections between the policy, ethical, political, social and legal aspects of the global information society.

Agendas and Minutes 2019-20

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December 17, 2019 Agenda (.pdf) Minutes
January 2020 Agenda Minutes