Accreditation

Special Emphasis Task Force - Synergies Across the Disciplines

This special emphasis area was also selected to go along with a corresponding initiative in the new 2008-2014 strategic plan. Special emphasis areas are selected by the institution as issues that are critical to significant advancement and improvement in the achievement and realization of its mission and vision.

Committee Members:

  • Chair (Steering Committee Rep and Subcommittee Convener): Nicholas Giordano, Hubert James Distinguished Professor and Department Head, Physics
  • Susan Curtis*, Associate Dean, Interdisciplinary Studies and Engagement, Liberal Arts
  • Sarah Diaz, Undergraduate Student, Management
  • Michael Harris, Associate Dean, Undergraduate Education and Professor, Chemical Engineering
  • Patricia Hart, Professor, Foreign Languages and Literature, Liberal Arts
  • Robert May, Professor, History, Liberal Arts
  • Beth McNeil, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Libraries
  • John Nemz, Undergraduate Student, Management
  • Timothy Newby, Professor, Curriculum and Instruction, Education
  • Chris Sahley, Associate Dean, Undergraduate Education, Science
  • Eric Stach, Associate Professor, Materials Engineering
  • Jon Story, Associate Dean, Graduate School and Professor, Foods and Nutrition
  • Abe Walton, Graduate Student, Organizational Leadership and Supervision, Technology

*Liaison to corresponding University strategic planning group