Core 2.0 Contemporary Issues in Science Steering Committee

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CORE 2.0 Membership

Membership

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Name Position Department Term# Ends
Vacant Chair      
Vacant Member      
Brookshire, Jack Member Land Resources & Environmental Sciences   8/15
Gannon, Paul Member Chemical & Biological Engineering   8/15
Waller, Sara Member History & Philosophy   8/15

Charge

Support development of CORE 2.0 CIS courses; determine which courses fulfill CORE 2.0 criteria and approve them for a period of six years, after which they will be reviewed for continued inclusion in the core; determine which courses need additional development to meet CORE 2.0 criteria (may receive two-year approval); provide support for faculty teaching these courses by creating opportunities for faculty to discuss what the criteria are really calling for and how the learning outcomes might be realized; clarify goals of the CIS area and recommend policies to address concerns that may arise; manage the assessment of all CIS courses and make recommendations to the CORE 2.0 Committee.

Meetings

As required

Membership

Voting Members: Seven faculty members appointed by Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education from college dean and Faculty Senate nominations. Selection based on faculty demonstrated commitment to general education and to ensure broad representation.

Length of Term

Faculty: Three years, renewable, staggered

Chair

Current--Shannon Willoughby
Title--Assistant Professor of Physics
Appointed By--Provost from college dean and Faculty Senate nominations.

Advisory To

CORE 2.0 Committee

Reports Due

As requested.