QEP Committees

Development Committee

Comprised of senior leadership, the development committee focused on distinguishing a broad theme for the QEP. Committee members identified and reviewed the many curricular and co-curricular programs and opportunities available to students and studied institutional goals, eventually recommending a QEP emphasis on undergraduate leadership education opportunities.

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Name Title and Affiliation
Linda Neavel Dickens, chair Sr. Director, Institutional Accreditation and Effectiveness
Brent Iverson Dean, School of Undergraduate Studies
David Laude Senior Vice Provost, Enrollment Management (former)
Beth Maloch Associate Dean, College of Education
Marc Musick Sr. Associate Dean, College of Liberal Arts
Gage Paine Vice President of Student Affairs (former)
Jerry Speitel Associate Dean, Cockrell School of Engineering
David Vandenbout Associate Dean, College of Natural Sciences
Holly Williams Associate Dean, College of Fine Arts

 

Proposal Committee

With its membership of faculty and staff, the proposal committee was responsible for determining the specific institutional vehicles that would implement the QEP, identifying learning outcomes, and drafting assessment measures. The committee met its charge by analyzing undergraduate academic programs, surveying alumni, reviewing relevant research and peer institutions, and narrowing the focus of the QEP.

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Name Title and Affiliation
Caroline Bartel Associate Professor, McCombs School of Business
Randy Bomer Associate Dean, College of Education (former)
Carolyn Connerat Associate Vice Provost, Student Success Initiatives
Linda Neavel Dickens Sr. Director, Institutional Accreditation and Effectiveness
Douglas Garrard Associate Vice President, Office of the Dean of Students
Bob Gilbert Distinguished Teaching Professor/Professor, Cockrell School of Engineering
Art Markman, chair Anabel Irion Worsham Centennial Professor of Psychology and Marketing; Founding Director, Human Dimensions of Organizations, College of Liberal Arts
Robin Moore Professor, College of Fine Arts
Leonard Moore Interim Vice President, Division of Diversity and Community Engagement
Theresa O'Halloran Distinguished Teaching Professor/Associate Professor, College of Natural Sciences
Clint Stepp Undergraduate Student, College of Liberal Arts
Toni Wegner Chief Operating Officer, Project 2021
Karin Wilkins Associate Dean, Moody College of Communication

 

Implementation Committee

Created to clarify structures related to the QEP, this faculty and staff committee focused on further developing the QEP assessment plan and helping to define the parameters of the final QEP topic of improving undergraduate student teamwork and collaborative learning skills as an element of leadership.

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Name Title and Affiliation
Caroline Bartel Associate Professor, McCombs School of Business
Carolyn Connerat Associate Vice Provost, Student Success Initiatives
Laura Costello Director of Assessment, School of Undergraduate Studies
Linda Neavel Dickens Sr. Director, Institutional Accreditation and Effectiveness
Jeanette Herman Assistant Dean, School of Undergraduate Studies
Art Markman, chair Anabel Irion Worsham Centennial Professor of Psychology and Marketing; Founding Director, Human Dimensions of Organizations, College of Liberal Arts
David Vandenbout Associate Dean, College of Natural Sciences
Toni Wegner Chief Operating Officer, Project 2021
Holly Williams Associate Dean, College of Fine Arts