On Jan. 24 the members of the Faculty Council approved legislation on the Ph.D. program in bioinformatics and integrative genomics.  They also discussed the search for the next dean of undergraduate education and a proposed concentration in environmental science and engineering. Finally, they considered a proposed amendment to the motion on Advanced Standing that was presented for discussion at the December meeting of the Faculty.

The Council next meets on Feb. 14. The next meeting of the Faculty is on Feb. 6. The preliminary deadline for the Mar. 6 meeting of the Faculty is Feb. 20 at noon.