Chair, Organization and Government Committee

Karthika Sasikumar

Associate Professor

Office: Political Science

ZIP:0119 
Email: karthika.sasikumar@sjsu.edu
Campus Phone: x41361


PhD: “Regimes at Work: The Nonproliferation Order and Indian Nuclear Policy” Cornell University, awarded May 2006


MPhil, Centre for International Politics, Organization and Disarmament, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 1999


MA (French), English and Foreign Language University (formerly Central Institute of English and Foreign Languages), Hyderabad, India, 1999


MA (International Politics), School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 1997

 

Chairs of Senate Policy Committees, (1) as members of the Executive Committee, shall maintain liaison between their respective committees and the Executive Committee, and shall consult the Executive Committee regarding policy proposals, policy review, and other matters in the area of their committee's responsibility which may be brought before the Senate. (2) as chairs of their respective committees, they shall preside at meetings, shall review existing policies in the area of their committee's responsibility and suggest appropriate revisions, shall take care that operating committees reporting to their committee meet and conduct business, and shall direct committee operations, seeing that minutes are taken and filed with the Senate office, agendas sent, policies.

Organization and Government Committee—Considers problems related to and prepares recommendations regarding governance of the University, including revisions of the Senate Constitution and By-Laws, and the structure and power of colleges and departments. This committee is also responsible for reviews and recommendations regarding the charges and functions and creation or abolishment of University and Senate committees (along with the Committee on Committees).