This committee will:
1. Evaluate the availability of computer hardware and software for teaching, research, and clinical use.
2. Serve as a tool to communicate faculty, staff, and students needs with the technology staff.
3. Inform the Deans office and the Director of Information Technologies of computing needs.
The committee will be made up members from the VMDL (1) and one member each from the Departments of Veterinary Pathobiology and Biomedical Sciences. The Department of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery will have two members (one from the large animal area and one from the small animal area). One student will be nominated to the committee by the Executive Committee of the Student Chapter of the AVMA (1 year appointment). The Director of Information Technology will serve as the chair. Other IT staff may be named as committee advisors.
This committee will meet at least twice yearly and will provide a copy of minutes to the Director of Information Technology and to the Office of Academic Affairs.