Academic Assessment Committee (AAC)

Academic assessment committee charge, members and related materials


Working closely with the Office of Institutional Effectiveness & Strategic Planning (OIESP), the Academic Assessment Committee is charged to:

  1. Provide college-wide leadership for academic assessment at the institutional, department and program levels;
  2. Build and maintain a culture of assessment by:
    1.  Developing and maintaining a systems-approach to assessment planning, implementation, use of assessment results and evaluation of assessment;
    2. Monitoring assessment planning, implementation and evaluation on a 5-year cycle;
    3. Promoting development of assessment practices with respective department colleagues
  3. Report the academic assessment results and plans to the Committee on Institutional Assessment and Effectiveness annually.


  1. Linda R. Barley, Committee Chair, Chair of Health and Human Performance
  2. Ivica Arsov, Biology
  3. Lindamichelle Baron, Teacher Education
  4. Robert Brugna, Health Professions
  5. Kristin Davies, Behavioral Sciences
  6. Heather Gibson, Nursing
  7. Maki Hajikano, Performing and Fine Arts
  8. Beverly Horowitz, Occupational Therapy
  9. Mary Jo Kranacher, Accounting and Finance
  10. Yong Kyu Lee, Business and Economics
  11. Jong-Ill Lee, Chemistry
  12. Susan Letteney, Social Work
  13. Panayiotis Meleties, Provost, Office of Academic Affairs
  14. Nazia Naeem, Office of Institutional Effectiveness & Strategic Planning
  15. Robert Parmet, History, Philosophy and Anthropology
  16. James Popp, Earth and Physical Sciences
  17. Juana Ramos, World Languages
  18. Debbie Rowe, English
  19. Di Su, Library
  20. Virginia Thompson, Mathematics and Computer Science
  21. Galila Werber-Zion, Health and Human Performance
  22. Xiaodan Zhang, Office of Institutional Effectiveness & Strategic Planning