The Academic Senate is the governing body of the Academic Affairs Division, and is both an independent governance structure for the members of the Academic Affairs Division and an advisory body to the Dean of Academic Affairs. The primary function of the Academic Senate is the development and oversight of policies, procedures, and proposals related to programs, curriculum, and other functions of the Academic Affairs Division and its constituent members. The Senate is the forum where discussion on curriculum, academic matters, and academic policy and procedure occurs.
Mission: The Quinebaug Valley Community College (QVCC) Academic Senate engages in the development of policies and procedures relating to all academic issues of QVCC.
Bylaws: QVCC’s current Academic Senate bylaws can be found here.
2021-2022 Academic Senate Leadership
John Lewis, President
Professor of Chemistry
William Army, Vice President
Associate Professor of History and Coordinator of Learning Center
2021-2022 Curriculum, Instruction, and Policy Committee (CIP)
Brian Clinton, Chair
Program Coordinator and Assistant Professor of Allied Health
Professor of English
Assistant to the Dean
Dr. Ling-chuan Chu
Professor of Psychology & Sociology
Dr. Norly Germain
Instructor of Mathematics
Professor of Business & Accounting
Student Services Representative