Academic Council Meeting
January 17, 2019
3:30 – 5:00 PM
0012 Westbrook Building (Divinity School)


1. Welcome / Announcements

2. Approval of minutes from the November 15 and November 29, 2018 meetings (November 15 minutes) (November 29 Minutes)

3. Report from the nominating committee for the election of the next Chair of the Academic Council: Professor Gráinne Fitzsimons

4. Reimagining Doctoral Education at Duke: Report from the co-chairs of the committee that explored this topic for the past year: Professor Susan Lozier and Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies, Ed Balleisen (Report)

5. EXECUTIVE SESSION: Central Campus Update: Professors Linda Franzoni, Andrew Janiak and Chris Woods: faculty representatives from the Board of Trustees Task Force on the Future of Central Campus

The following materials that were posted for the November 29 meeting are posted again for your consideration in terms of agenda item #4:

Information provided by the Provost's Office