AQIP Steering Committee (ASC)

 

Charge: Coordinates the University’s accreditation process under the AQIP guidelines of the Higher Learning Commission – NCA. The ASC writes the Systems Portfolio and oversees the selection and review of Action Projects. In addition to campus-wide communications, the ASC will regularly involve the following groups in its decision-making and reporting functions: Administrative Council, Faculty Senate, Chairpersons Forum, CTS Council, Professional Staff Council, Deans Council, College Councils, and Student Government.
Membership: AQIP Liaison (Chair), Provost, Assistant Provost for Institutional Research and Academic Assessment, Faculty Representatives (2 faculty at large, 2 faculty senators) to be nominated by the Faculty Senate (Per Faculty Handbook policy, “Faculty members who serve full terms on University Standing Committees cannot succeed themselves.); a Deans’ representative to be nominated by the Deans Council, a Chairperson’s representative to be nominated by the Chairpersons Forum, a Finance and Administration representative to be nominated by the Vice President, an Enrollment Management and Student Success representative to be nominated by the Vice President, a CTS representative to be nominated by Clerical Technical Service Staff Council, a Professional Staff representative to be nominated by the Professional Staff Council, and two student representatives – one to be the presiding president of the Student Government Association and one to be the student representative to the Board of Regents. Representatives will be chosen by the President from a list of at least two recommendations for each representative position. Term of service is three years, except students who will serve one-year terms. The President may appoint other members.
Reports to: Provost
Non-Rotating Members:

N/R Chuck McAllister, AQIP Liaison
N/R Gerald McDougall, Interim Provost
N/R Kang Bai, Assistant Provost for Institutional Research and Academic Assessment

Faculty Representatives:

AY 2015-2017 Larry Bohannon, Faculty Senator
AY 2015-2017 Yumin (Fisher) Zhang, Faculty at Large
AY 2016-2018 Fazel Keshtkar, Faculty at Large
AY 2016-2018 Jennifer Bengtson, Faculty Senator

Other Members:

AY 2014-2016 Morris Jenkins, Deans Council
AY 2014-2016 Krissy Loenneke, Professional Staff Council
AY 2015-2017 Tammy Randolph, Chairpersons Forum
AY 2015-2017 Bruce Skinner, Enrollment Management and Student Success
AY 2016-2018 Floyd Lockhart, Clerical Technical Service Staff Council
AY 2016-2018 Sue Wilde, Finance & Administration
AY 2016 Austin Cordell, Student Representative to the Board of Regents

Student Government: AY 2016 Peter Jacobsen, Presiding President of the Student Government
Chair: Chuck McAllister
AQIP Website: http://www.semo.edu/aqip/