Terms of Reference

1. Enacting Provisions:

As contemplated by the Statutes of McGill University, the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences shall have a Faculty Council.

The Faculty Council shall have authority to deal with all matters which, under the Statutes of McGill University, may be dealt with by the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences.

A meeting of the Faculty Council shall be considered to be a meeting of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences for purposes of section 7.6 of the Statutes.

2. Purpose:

The Faculty Council provides a collegial setting for discussion of the governance, strategic direction and general management of the Faculty, and advises or makes decisions, where required, on matters tending to enhance the academic work of the Faculty in teaching, research and service.

It considers and reports on matters within the Council’s mandate and function, provides advice and makes recommendations, as appropriate, to the Dean, Provost, Principal, and Senate.

It facilitates communication and consultation within the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, with the broader University community, and with affiliated hospitals and key training sites, research institutes and centres, as appropriate.

Complete Terms of Reference, including composition, power and authority (PDF)

FC Rules of Procedure (PDF)

 

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