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University Assessment Committee

Office of Assessment and Institutional Effectiveness

Responsibilities of the University Assessment Committee include:

  • Supports the mission of the university by providing guidance, coordination and support for the ongoing assessment of institutional effectiveness.
  • Makes recommendations regarding implementation and continuous improvement of the university's assessment program.
  • The University Assessment Committee is responsible for monitoring assessment plans and the annual assessment activities of all units and programs in order to make recommendations for improvements.
  • Reports to the provost.
  • Provides a report to Faculty Senate on items which directly affect faculty and academic governance in April.
University Assessment Committee Bylaws

2013-14 Committee Charge

  • Promote assessment through training and education.
  • Communicate the assessment goals of the university to all areas (academic and administrative).
  • Assist with the submission of assessment plans and process results.
  • Conduct the review process of plans and results.
  • Make recommendations to the provost regarding results submitted.

2013-14 Members

Name Class Role College/Department
Lou Ann Berman Standing Chair

Assistant VP Assessment & Institutional Effectiveness

Barbara Haas 2012-2015 Member College of Nursing & Health Sciences
Ross Sherman 2012-2015 Member College of Education & Psychology
Roger Lirely 2013-2016 Member College of Business & Technology
Dennis Cali 2013-2016 Member College of Arts & Science
Arun Kulkarni 2011-2014 Member College of Engineering & Computer Science
William Geiger 2013-2016 Member Assistant Dean of the Graduate School
Jeanne Standley   Ex-Officio Director, University Libraries
Shari Koukl   Ex-Officio Office of Institutional Analysis
Sheryl Dennis   Ex-Officio Associate VP for Business Affairs
Ona Tolliver   Ex-Officio Assistant VP for Student Affairs and Dean of Students
Debbie Koslover   Ex-Officio Chair, Core Curriculum Subcommittee