Innovative Teaching and Learning Advisory Committee

Membership of Innovative Teaching and Learning Advisory Committee

  1. The Innovative Teaching and Learning Advisory Committee (ITLAC) shall be appointed by the associate vice provost for teaching, learning, and digital education, with the advice and consent of the executive vice president and provost, and shall consist of 10 members:

    Eight faculty members, one from each of the seven colleges, selected by the respective college dean; one additional member from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences shall be appointed to represent one of the three areas of humanities, social sciences or other sciences, on a rotating basis;

    One member from the University Libraries, selected by the dean of the University Libraries;

    One member from the supportive professional staff or civil service, selected by the Supportive Professional Staff Council or Operating Staff Council;

    The associate vice provost for teaching, learning, and digital education and directors of the Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning shall serve as ex officio, nonvoting members.

    The chair shall be selected by the members of the committee.

    The members shall serve three-year staggered terms.

  2. Duties

    The duties of the Innovative Teaching and Learning Advisory Committee shall be:

    1. To act as an advisory body to the associate vice provost for teaching, learning, and digital education and the Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning;
    2. To review programs, resources, and services developed by the Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning;
    3. To review and assess award proposals submitted to the Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning;

    The committee reports to the associate vice provost for teaching, learning, and digital education.

    Minutes of the meetings of the Innovative Teaching and Learning Advisory Committee shall be distributed to the executive vice president and provost, the provost's staff, and the associate vice provost for teaching, learning, and digital education.

    The ITLAC meets approximately twice per semester; the schedule is set per committee members' availability.

Innovative Teaching and Learning Advisory Committee

MEMBERSHIP
2023-2024
2024-2025
2025-2026
2026-2027
Business
Ann Dzuranin
Ann Dzuranin Ann Dzuranin
Ann Dzuranin
Education
Jodi Lampi
Jodi Lampi
Engineering and Engineering Technology
Lichuan Liu
Lichuan Liu
Health and Human Sciences
Kari Hickey
Kari Hickey Kari Hickey
Law
Therese Arado
Therese Arado
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Pallavi Singh, BIOS
Pallavi Singh, BIOS Pallavi Singh, BIOS
Liberal Arts and Sciences (rotating)

2026-29 - Natural Sciences
2023-26 - Social Sciences
2020-23 - Humanities
2017-20 - Humanities
2014-17 - Natural Sciences
2011-14 - Social Sciences
2008-11 - Humanities
2005-08 - Natural Sciences
Alesha Porisky
POLS
Alesha Porisky
POLS
Alesha Porisky
POLS
Visual and Performing Arts
Sahin Sahinoglu for Frasz
Sahin Sahinoglu Sahin Sahinoglu
University Libraries
Leanne VandeCreek
Leanne VandeCreek Leanne VandeCreek
Supportive Professional Staff
Megan Woodruff
Meghan Woodruff Meghan Woodruff
^ Associate Vice Provost for Teaching, Learning, and Digital Education
Jason Rhode
Jason Rhode
^ Director of Teaching Excellence and Support
Stephanie Richter
Stephanie Richter
^ Director of Instructional Design and Development
Tracy Miller Tracy Miller
^ Director of Online Learning
Anna Richardson Anna Richardson



* chair
^ ex officio, nonvoting

Contact Us

University Council
Altgeld Hall 103

Benjamin Creed
President, Faculty Senate
Chair, University Council
bcreed@niu.edu

Pat Erickson
Administrative Assistant
pje@niu.edu

Linda Saborío
Faculty Advisory Council to the IBHE
lsaborio@niu.edu

Carrie Kortegast
Faculty Personnel Advisor
ckortegast@niu.edu

Back to top