CAS Curriculum Committee


The CAS Curriculum Committee (CASCC) reviews undergraduate new course proposals, changes in undergraduate degree requirements, and new undergraduate degree proposals. Upon CASCC approval, proposals are forwarded to the Office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education for final University approval and further processing with SUNY.

Undergraduate New Course Proposals are submitted electronically by filling out the online form. The form requires UB log in authentication. When filling in the information on the “Contacts” tab of the online form, proposers must provide the email of their Department Chair, and add Stefanos Papazaharias (email address in the area for Associate Dean. The Dean's email address field should be left blank. In order for the proposal to reach the Dean’s office and the Committee, the Chair of Department where the proposal originates must review it and, if s/he finds it in good order, click the submit button.

Undergraduate Curriculum Changes to Existing Degree Programs are submitted by following these guidelines and format

Undergraduate New Degree Proposals – Please contact Stefanos Papazaharias at


Michael Cowen

PSC    Michelle Benson-Saxton – 513 Park –
MTH   Michael Cowen – 317 Math Bldg –
ENG   Susan R. Eilenberg – 531 Clemens –
BIO    Mary Bisson – 109 Cooke –
CL      Dana Fields – 338 Fillmore –
VS      Paul Vanouse – 202 Center for the Arts –
PHY   Jong Han – 239 Fronczak –

Dean’s Office ex officio

Claire Schen, Associate Dean –
Stefanos Papazaharias, Assistant Dean –