Academic Outcomes and Assessment Committee

Description

Functions

  1. Develop and oversee a plan for the implementation of outcomes assessment for the General Education program, in consultation with the General Education Review Committee.
  2. Working with the Assistant Provost for Planning and Assessment, initiate policy recommendations and review proposed policy changes for outcomes assessment of academic programs.
  3. The chairperson of the committee will make regular reports to the Faculty Senate. 

Membership

Current Committee Members

Membership

  1. One faculty representative from each of the four academic units (Education, Humanities, Social Sciences, Science & Mathematics) and one representative from non-school faculty elected by Faculty Senate in the fall for two-year terms. Representatives from Education and Social Sciences are elected in odd-numbered years and representatives from Humanities, Science and Mathematics, and non- school faculty are elected in even-numbered years. No faculty member may serve more than two consecutive terms.

  2. Two faculty members appointed by the Assistant Provost for Assessment and Planning. One is appointed each fall for a two-year term.

  3. Two student representatives, elected by Student Senate each fall for a one-year term.

  4. The Assistant Provost for Assessment and Planning or designee, as an ex officio non-voting member.

  5. The chairperson is elected by the Faculty Senate from the Faculty Senate membership at the first Senate meeting of the fall semester for a three-year term provided he/she retains Faculty Senate membership.

  6. The terms of the chair and faculty members begin in September and end in August of the appropriate year. 

Other Documents

Minutes/Annual Reports

Approved Proposals