Ad Hoc Committee on System Performance and System Structure (ACOSS)

To study extant models of university system structure. Provide input to, and monitor, the Governor’s Readiness Project, specifically the subgroup charged with studying the restructuring of the University of Massachusetts system.

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The Faculty Senate hereby establishes the AD HOC COMMITTEE ON SYSTEM PERFORMANCE AND SYSTEM STRUCTURE for a maximum duration of three years.

Charge:
• Study extant models of university system structure;
• Collect and analyze case studies of recent university reorganizations;
• Assess potential outcomes and benefits of different structures;
• Provide input to, and monitor, the Governor’s Readiness Project, specifically the subgroup charged with studying the restructuring of the University of Massachusetts system;
• Respond appropriately to proposals and actions by the Governor, Legislature, Board of Higher Education, Board of Trustees and others with respect to the performance and the restructuring of the University of Massachusetts system.