Academic Building and Resources

Composition

The membership of this Committee shall be the same as the membership of the Okanagan Sub-Committee of the Budget Committee of the Council of Senates:

  • Nine (9) members of the Okanagan Senate appointed by and from the Okanagan Senate, who must include at least six (6) faculty members and two (2) students.
  • No member of the Budget Committee shall hold an administrative appointment as a Dean, Principal, Associate Vice-President or Vice-President.

Quorum: 50% of voting members

Terms of Reference
  • Responsible for the following:
    • Preparing an annual report outlining the work of the Committee and the physical and budget resources available for the development and maintenance of the campus.
    • Reviewing, raising issues, and monitoring the implementation of the Campus Master Plan;
    • Recommending priorities on new academic buildings with consideration for the needs of academic and non-academic buildings, balance between type of teaching spaces, and relationship to physical plant and planning;
    • Reviewing and raising issues regarding the impact of every development, whether building or landscape, on the total teaching and academic resource.
Membership

Elected from Senate
Dr. Amir Ardestani-Jaafari
Dr. Peter Arthur (Chair)
Dr. Julian Cheng
Olivia Lai (Student)
Dr. Barb Marcolin (Vice-Chair)
Dr. Stephen O’Leary
Dr. Nikhita Obeegadoo
Toluwanimi Okunola (Student)
Dr. Samuel Roy-Bois

Ex Officio
Dr. Rella Ng, Registrar (non-voting)

Meeting Schedule
Date Time Location
Monday, 9 September 2024 9:00 am – 10:30 am Zoom
Monday, 7 October 2024 10:00 am – 11:30 am Zoom
Thursday, 14 November 2024 9:30 am – 11:00 am Zoom
Thursday, 9 January 2025 9:30 am – 11:00 am Zoom
Monday, 10 February 2025 9:00 am – 10:30 am Zoom
Monday, 10 March 2025 9:00 am – 10:30 am Zoom
Monday, 7 April 2025 9:00 am – 10:30 am Zoom

 

Date Time Location Annual Report
Tuesday, 17 October 2023 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Zoom
Monday, 6 November 2023 8:30 am – 10:00 am Zoom
Monday, 11 December 2023 9:00 am – 10:30 am Zoom
Monday, 8 January 2024 9:00 am – 10:30 am Zoom
Monday, 12 February 2024 9:00 am – 10:30 am Zoom
Monday, 11 March 2024 9:00 am – 10:30 am Zoom
Monday, 8 April 2024 9:00 am – 10:30 am Zoom PDF
Monday, 13 May 2024 9:00 am – 10:30 am Zoom

For meeting minutes prior to September 2023, please contact okanagan.senate@ubc.ca.