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College Initiative Updates

Over the past year, members of each college committee met to work on initiatives ranging from academic programs and faculty appointments to budgets and diversity. Chairs submitted their reports earlier this semester, which are available below.

Budget and Planning Committee

Andrew Kramer, associate dean of academic personnel

Purpose: To provide feedback to the Dean in all matters relating to the annual campus planning and budgetary processes

Diversity Committee

Angie Batey, associate dean of diversity and inclusion

Purpose: To assist with the development and review of diversity goals and strategies of the college

Graduate Working Group

Todd Moore, interim associate dean of graduate studies

Purpose: To support the DRIVE initiative (which was cancelled last year when top-off funds were cut)

Lecturer Promotion

Andrew Kramer, associate dean of academic personnel

Purpose: To review promotion dossiers submitted by lecturers and present findings to the Dean

Promotion and Tenure

Andrew Kramer, associate dean of academic personnel

Purpose: To review and evaluate all promotion and/or tenure recommendations submitted by the departments and present findings to Dean

Teaching Council

Charles Collins, associate dean of academic programs

Purpose: To work with the associate dean to provide leadership related to the college’s instructional mission.

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