Student Affairs Officer Policy Term Definition

The faculty member designated by the Deans to investigate and administer academic conduct and discipline cases under this policy for their respective school.  The following titles have been assigned to this position amoung the four schools:

  • School of Health Professions (SHP) - Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs
  • School of Medicine (SOM) – Associate Dean for Admissions and Student Affairs
  • School of Nursing (SON) – Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Admissions
  • Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences (GSBS) – Senior Associate Dean for Student Affairs

This may be referring to the appointed Associated Dean's delegee.  When necessary to avoid delays in the investigation or adminstration of academic conduct and discipline cases, the appointed Student Affairs Officer may delegate this authority to a fellow faculty member.