Officers of the Faculty:

Chairperson
Professor of Aeronautics and Bioengineering
Vice Chair
Robert P. Sharp Professor of Geology and Professor of Geochemistry
Secretary
Professor of English

Responsibilities and Authority of the Faculty

Subject to the cognizance of the President and the Board of Trustees, the faculty is responsible for carrying out the academic and research programs of the California Institute of Technology and for setting standards to be met by these programs.  Acting within the authority conferred upon it by the President and the Board of Trustees, and in conformity with the general policies established by them, the faculty’s duties include, but are not limited to: formulating policies regarding academic and extra-curricular non-fiscal matters; establishing and implementing academic standards such as requirements for admission, curricula, and courses of study; certifying degree candidates and making recommendations to the Board of Trustees for the awarding of degrees; handling problems associated with the Institute’s educational program.

For more information, please see the Bylaws of the Faculty

If you have any questions, please contact:
Annette Ramos
aramos@caltech.edu
Mail Code 139-74
626-395-2888
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