NEASC Accreditation

NEASC Academic Program Committee

4. Academic Program Committee

Summary Standard: The institution’s academic programs are consistent with and serve to fulfill its mission and purposes. The institution works systematically and effectively to plan, provide, oversee, evaluate, improve, and assure the academic quality and integrity of its academic programs and the credits and degrees awarded. The institution develops the systematic means to understand how and what students are learning and to use the evidence obtained to improve the academic program. For detailed standards, please click here.

Committee Co-Chairs:

John Voyer, Professor of Business Administration, School of Business

Mark Steege, Professor of Human Development, College of Education and Human Development

Susan Campbell, Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs



Undergraduate and Major-Minor Concentration
 Sub-Committee 

Chair: 
James Suleiman, Associate Dean and Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems, School of Business

Rose Marasco, Professor of Art, College of Arts and Sciences

Bud McGrath, Professor of English, College of Arts and Sciences

Margaret Moore, Lecturer, Department of Mathematics & Statistics, College of Arts and Sciences 

Eve Raimon, Professor, Lewiston-Auburn College 

James Smith, Associate Professor of Engineering, School of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology



General Education Sub-Committee    
                
Co-chairs:
   Susan McWilliams, Assistant Provost, Office of Undergraduate Education AND Judy Tizon, Associate Provost, Office of Undergraduate Education, and Associate Professor of Anthropology, College of Arts and Sciences
 
Peter Aicher, Faculty Scholar in General Education, Professor, Modern and Classical Languages and Literature, College of Arts and Sciences

Rose Cleary, Director, Honors Program

Lee Goldsberry, Associate Professor, Professional Education, College of Education and Human Development

Christy Hammer, Associate Professor, Lewiston-Auburn College

Helen Peake-Godin, Associate Professor of Nursing, College of Nursing and Health Professions 

Steve Romanoff, Director, Russell Scholars Program

Michael Shaughnessy, Professor of Art, College of Arts and Sciences

James Smith, Associate Professor of Engineering, School of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology

Theresa Theodose, Associate Professor, Biological Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences

Bruce Thompson, Associate Professor, Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences



Graduate and Major-Minor Concentration
 Sub-Committee 

Chair: Mark Steege, Professor, Human Resource Development,College of Education and Human Development

Mary Sloan, Director & Assistant Dean of Graduate Education

Ardis Cameron, Professor of American & New England Studies, College of Arts and Sciences

Vincent Faherty, Director and Professor, School of Social Work, College of Arts and Sciences

Marjorie Lawson, Associate Professor, Nursing and Graduate Nursing Coordinator, College of Nursing and Health Professions  

Dahlia Lynn, Interim Dean of Graduate Studies and Associate Professor, Muskie School of Public Service

Luisa Scott, Coordinator of Graduate Programs, Lewiston-Auburn College

John Voyer, Professor of Business Administration, School of Business

Betty Lou Whitford, Dean, College of Education and Human Development



Integrity in Award of Academic Credit and Major-Concentration Sub-Committee

Chair: 
Monique LaRocque, Associate Dean, Off-campus Programs and Director, Summer and Winter Sessions 

Wayne Cowart, Professor of Linguistics, College of Arts and Sciences

Joyce Lapping, Director, Prior Learning Assessment

Heidi Noyce, Associate Director, Transfer Affairs

Steve Rand, Registrar

John Wright, Dean, School of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology

Jeannine Uzzi, Chair & Associate Professor, Modern and Classical Languages and Literature, College of Arts and Sciences


Assessment of Student Learning Sub-Committee

Chair: Ann Dean, Associate Professor of English, College of Arts and Sciences and Director of College Writing

James Bennett, Associate Professor of Finance, School of Business

Susan Campbell, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs

Rose Cleary, Director, Honors Program

Mohammed el-Taha, Professor of Mathematics & Statistics, College of Arts and Sciences

Susan King, Director, Academic Assessment

Lynne Miller, Professor of Professional Education, College of Education and Human Development

Helen Peake-Godin, Associate Professor of Nursing, College of Nursing and Health Professions


Committee Documents 
will be listed and linked as they become available

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This page last updated on December 7, 2009