Faculty & Staff

General Education Committee (GEC)
(Bylaws, Article 14.63)

Membership of GEC

  1. The General Education Committee shall consist of the following members:

    Two faculty representatives from the Undergraduate Coordinating Council (UCC) chosen by the faculty of the Undergraduate Coordinating Council;

    One faculty representative shall be appointed by the curriculum committee of each undergraduate degree-granting college except the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences;

    Three faculty representatives shall be appointed by the curriculum committee of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, including one from the humanities, one from the social sciences, and one from the other sciences.

    Three student members shall be selected by the General Education Committee from nominees submitted by the student advisory committees of the undergraduate degree-granting colleges. No more than one student shall be appointed from any college. Students members shall serve one-year renewable terms beginning in the fall semester;

    The vice provost for undergraduate education and the coordinator for assessment services shall serve as ex officio, nonvoting members.

    The chair shall be elected by the voting members of the General Education Committee and shall serve a one-year renewable term beginning in the fall semester.

    Faculty appointed by the curriculum committee shall serve three-year staggered terms, renewable, beginning in the fall semester.

  2. Duties

    The General Education Committee shall have the responsibilities to:

    1.  Monitor and evaluate the university general education program;

    2.  Recommend policies and procedures which will provide continuing evidence which can be used to evaluate both the program as a whole and individual components of that program;

    3.  Make suggestions to colleges and departments regarding improvements that can be made in the general education curricula;

    4.  Recommend additions, modifications, and deletions of courses which are a part of the general education curriculum;

    5.  Make recommendations regarding the improvement, including the redesign, of the general education program and of individual components of that program;

    6.  Perform such other duties as the UCC may prescribe. Recommendations regarding policy changes shall be forwarded, together with a written statement of the rationale for such changes, to the UCC for further action.

General Education Committee (GEC)

MEMBERSHIP
2009-2010
2010-2011
2011-2012
2012-2013
UCC Faculty 
Christine Malecki (Fall 2009)
Cason Snow
UCC Faculty 
 
Business
Elisa Fredericks
Elisa Fredericks (Fall 2010)
Geoffrey Gordon (for Fredericks - Spring 2011)
Elisa Fredericks
 
Education
Marc VanOverbeke 
Marc VanOverbeke
Marc VanOverbeke 
Marc VanOverbeke 
Engineering & Eng. Technology
Andrew Otieno
Brianno Coller
Brianno Coller
Brianno Coller
Health and Human Sciences
Greg Long
Greg Long
 
Liberal Arts & Sciences - Social Sciences
Winifred Creamer 
Wei Luo
Wei Luo
Wei Luo
Liberal Arts & Sciences - Other Sciences
Dhiman Chakraborty
Dhiman Chakraborty
Dhiman Chakraborty
 
Liberal Arts & Sciences - Humanities
Joanna Kot
Joanna Kot
 
Visual & Performing Arts
Edward Klonoski, Jr.
*Edward Klonoski, Jr.
Edward Klonoski, Jr.
Edward Klonoski, Jr.
+ Vice Provost
Earl Seaver
Earl Seaver
+ Coordinator for Assessment Services
Carolinda Douglass
Carolinda Douglass
Students (3) 
Jessica Rydz 
David Chiros - EDU
Paula Hastings - LAS

*Chair
+Ex officio, nonvoting
**Assistant Chair