The Senate Committee on Students and Educational Policy consists of at least six members. The Faculty Senate Chair and Chair-Elect serve ex officio. The Penn Association for Senior and Emeritus Faculty (PASEF) also appoints a non-voting member.
The Senate Committee on Students and Educational Policy oversees and advises the Senate Executive Committee on matters relating to the University's policies and procedures on the admission and instruction of students, including academic integrity, admissions policies and administration, evaluation of teaching, examinations and grading, academic experiences, educational opportunities (such as study abroad), student records, disciplinary systems, and the campus environment.
In general the Committee deals with the matters covered by the following section of the University's Faculty Handbook: IV.
2016-2017 SCSEP Committee Members
Dominic Sisti, PSOM/Medical Ethics (Chair)
Paulo Arratia, SEAS/MEAM & CBE
Karen Beckman, SAS/History of Art
Laura Desimone, GSE
Sharon Irving, Nursing
Carol Muller, SAS/Music
Ralph Rosen, SAS/Classical Studies
Jorge Santiago-Aviles, SEAS / Electrical & Systems Engineering
Anita Summers, Wharton (PASEF rep.)
Senate Chair, Laura Perna, GSE
Senate Chair-Elect, Santosh Venkatesh, SEAS/Electrical & Systems Engineering