University Teacher Education Committee (UTEC)


UTEC Members Representing Teaching Majors or Minors

Name Position Represents Term Length/Ends
Brokaw, Galen Member Modern Languages & Literatures 2015-2016
Heller, Sara Member Health & Human Development Advising 2015-2016
Carjuzaa, Jioanna Member Multicultural Education 2015-2016
Carson, Robert Member Northern Plains Transition to Teaching 2015-2016
Colton, Nancy Member Health Enhancement K-12 2015-2016
Dougher, Tracy Member Ag Education 2015-2016
Downey, Jayne Member Head, Department of Education 2015-2016
Fleming, Walter Member Native American Studies 2015-2016
Francis, Greg Member Physics 2015-2016
Freese, Bill Member Education Assessment 2015-2016
Greene, Maggie Member History 2015-2016
Grusonik, Laurie Member Education Advising Center 2015-2016
Harmon, Alison Chair Interim Dean, College of EHHD 2015-2016
Hicks, Joe Member Education & After School Partnership 2015-2016
Holmgren, Steve Member Chemistry 2015-2016
Igo, Carl Member Agricultural Education 2015-2016
Judge, Vaughan Member Photography 2015-2016
Kalonde, Gilbert Member Technology Education 2015-2016
LeCain, Tim Member History & Philosophy 2015-2016
Luebeck, Jennifer Member Mathematics 2015-2016
Lux, Christine Member Early Childhood Education 2015-2016
McCarthy Rogers, Amanda Member Art Education 2015-2016
Meldahl, Cynthia Member Education Advising 2015-2016
Petrone, Robert Member English 2015-2016
Roberts, David Member Head, Department of Ecology 2015-2016
Rogers-Stanton, Christine Member Social Studies Broadfield Education 2015-2016
Stewart, Tobin Member Music 2015-2016
Stock, Wendy Member Agricultural Economics 2015-2016
Wanago, Nicole Member Family & Consumer Sciences 2015-2016
Waterton, Nigel Member Education 2015-2016
Will, Kathryn Member Field Placement & Licensure 2015-2016
Schmitt-Wilson, Sarah Member Education 2015-2016
Young, Linda Member Political Science 2015-2016


Review existing and proposed operational policy and practice, and recommend needed changes to appropriate University groups; establish guidelines for the development of teaching options, majors, and minors; review and approve the requirements for general education, broad fields, teaching options, majors, and minors; act as a channel of communication between the total education faculty, the administrative committee of the College of Education, Health and Human Development, the various college that assist in teacher preparation, and other interested persons; and review curriculum descriptions in University publications.


Once per semester and as required


Voting Members: One representative from each academic department offering teaching options, majors, or minors.

Voting Ex Officio Members: Dean and Assistant Dean of Education, Health and Human Development; Director, Student Teaching and Certification; Vice President for Academic Affairs; Assistant Deans of the Colleges of Arts and Architecture, Letters and Science; Dean of Graduate Studies; Director, Native American Studies; and Director, University Studies; Unit Coordinator for Elementary Education.

Length of Term

One year, renewable

Appointed By

Heads of academic departments offering teaching options, majors, or minors.

Advisory To

Dean, College of Education, Health and Human Development

Reports Due

As requested