Committee on Assessment and Institutional Effectiveness

2018-2021: (9 Members)

Faculty Representatives (Name, Department, Term Ends)

  1. Linda Meltzer, Business (2019) - Co-chairperson
  2. Andrea Salis, Health, Physical Education & Dance (2019)
  3. Maurizio Santoro, Foreign Languages & Literatures (2019)
  4. Berkhout, Bjorn, Music (2020)
  5. Lee, Whan Ki, Mathematics & Computer Science (2020)
  6. Rome, Barbara, Nursing (2020)
  7. Armendariz, Raul, Physics (2021)
  8. Orlofsky, Amos, Biological Sciences and Geology (2021)
  9. Kim, Mi-Seon, Library (2021)

Student Representatives

  1. Dominik Witowski
  2. JC Velasco


  1. , COC Liaison
  2. David Sarno, Chemistry, Steering Committee Designee
  3. Arthur Corradetti, Assoc. Dean, Strategic Planning & Assessment, President's Liaison

Section 11. Committee on Assessment and Institutional Effectiveness

The Committee on Assessment and Institutional Effectiveness shall consist of nine (9) members of the faculty and eligible staff, reflecting, where possible, a balanced representation of faculty from varied programs and curricula, with no more than one representative from any given department; and two (2) students.

The Committee on Assessment and Institutional Effectiveness shall:

  1. Review and evaluate summary reports describing initiatives to assess student learning from academic departments, academies, and academic programs of the college;
  2. Review and evaluate documents relating to assessments of institutional effectiveness from all non-academic units of the college;
  3. Make annual reports of progress in assessment of data collection, including:
    1. The review of assessment reports from each department/unit of the college;
    2. Courses/college units assessed from each department;
    3. Summary of Assessment data gathered from assessments;
    4. Any departmental conclusions drawn and/or actions taken as a result.
  4. Review and evaluate assessment procedures the College undertakes and make recommendations concerning these assessment initiatives to the Academic Senate, in support of principles of shared governance, academic freedom and transparency.

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