University Academic Council

The University Academic Council (UAC) oversees the academic activity for Prairie View A&M University. The primary responsibilities (as defined by the By-Laws) are to:

  • Review, develop and recommend to the President of the University any and all policies, proposals, procedures and actions relating to the development, maintenance, and continuous improvement of quality undergraduate education at Prairie View A&M University.
  • Provide oversight for the development, coordination, and dissemination of undergraduate admissions policies to include separate criteria for admission to specific undergraduate programs.
  • Develop methods of assisting the Office for Academic Affairs with maintaining consistently high quality and intellectual integrity in the academic programs at Prairie View A&M University.
  • Promote quality, through the conduct of course and program reviews and monitoring of effectiveness and efficiency.

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2014-2015 Academic Year

Name, Representation (Academic Unit), and Contact Information

Arshad Alam
College of Business
(936) 261-9280

Deborah Dungey
Enrollment Management
(936) 261-1207

Tracey Moore
School of Architecture
(936) 261-9817

Sarina Phillips
Academic Affairs – Chair
(936) 261-2175

Kitty Warsame
College of Education
(936) 261-3416

Yanggao Yang
College of Engineering
(936) 261-9884

Tamara Brown
Dean’s Council
(936) 261-5206

E’loria Campbell
College of Nursing (Alternate)
(713) 797-7053

Walle Engedayehu
College of Arts and Sciences
(936) 261-3201

Ikhlas Sabouni
Dean’s Council
(936) 261-9810

Philisie Washington
College of Nursing
(713) 797-7000

Douglas Butler
Faculty Senate
(936) 261-3410

Myrna Cintron
College of Juvenile Justice & Psychology
(936) 261-5234

Ali Fares
College of Agriculture & Human Sciences
(936) 261-5019

Kay Norman
(936) 261-3582

Cheryle Snead-Greene
University College
(936) 261-3635

James Wilson
Academic Affairs
(936) 261-2175