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Instructional Programs Committee (ARCHIVE)

About IPC


This page is an historical archive of IPC (as of 2009).

There are new committees that currently have IPC's functions:
FTE assignment - EPC (
Program Review - PEPC (
Faculty hiring - PEPC (
Educational Master Plan - EPC (

IPC is a Senate Committee that deals with FTE, program review, faculty hiring prioritizing, and the Educational Master Plan.

The PURPOSE of IPC is to assign FTE to departments and programs, prioritize requests for probationary faculty positions; oversee Program Review (note that the curriculum review is handled by the Curriculum Committee).

IPC's long term GOALS are to aid and support departments in both the individual and collective activities undertaken for the improvement of the instructional program.

The Instructional Programs Committee Representation consists of:

  • 1 faculty member from AFT
  • 2 faculty members from Academic Senate
  • 8 faculty members from Departmental Council
  • Academic Senate President
  • VP of Academic Affairs
  • 1 Dean, Academic Affairs (selected by the V.P. of Academic Affairs)
  • 1 Student from Associated Student Union (Resource)
  • 3 Deans, Academic Affairs as Resource
  • 1 Administrative Analyst (Resource)

Terms of members: members are appointed to renewable three-year terms. The Chair is elected to renewable two year terms.

Meetings: We usually meet on the first Friday of the month (Fall & Spring semesters) at 1:15 in the Faculty Lounge.

Should you find a problem with a link or have a question relating to IPC, please email the Chair of IPC: Sally Raskoff.