US18/19-06: New Program Proposal: Ph.D. in Ethnic Studies

Date of Notice: December 11, 2018
Current Status: Approved January 30, 2019
Motion Type: Legislation
Sponsor: Graduate Council
Lynn Fujiwara, Ethnic Studies
Ernesto Martinez, Ethnic Studies
Laura Pulido, Ethnic Studies


Section I

1.1 WHEREAS, the Graduate Council is charged by the University Senate to “advise the Dean of the Graduate School on matters pertaining to graduate study at the University of Oregon”; and

1.2 WHEREAS, the Graduate Council has responsibility for “providing for the maintenance of high standards of graduate instruction”; and

1.3 WHEREAS, the Graduate Council and the Graduate School have fully reviewed and endorsed the proposal for a new Ph.D. program in Ethnic Studies and recommend that the Provost forward it to the University of Oregon Board of Trustees, the statewide Provosts’ Council, and the Higher Education Coordinating Commission for approval;

Section II

2.1 BE IT HEREBY MOVED that the University Senate approves the recommendation of the Graduate Council and the Graduate School.

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