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University Assessment Council

The University Assessment Council serves as an advisory body to the Office of Assessment and Accreditation.  The Council provides recommendations and guidance regarding the assessment of student learning outcomes, faculty and staff development, and recognition of best practices.  Specifically, the Council:

  • Leads institution-wide assessment initiatives;
  • Collects and disseminates information regarding best practices for assessing student learning outcomes;
  • Identifies faculty and staff professional development needs related to assessment and recommends appropriate strategies for addressing these needs;
  • Reviews institutional assessment processes and makes recommendations for improvement; and
  • Sponsors recognition activities to support, showcase, and celebrate programs and individuals engaged in effective assessment practice.

The Assessment Council meets once a month during fall and spring semesters.

Council Members

The Council is chaired by the Assistant Provost for Academic Effectiveness and consists of faculty and staff representatives from colleges, governing bodies, and student services divisions.

2021-2022 Representatives

Kim  Black

Kim Black

Academic Effectiveness, Chair


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Brian Dauenhauer

Brian Dauenhauer

College of Natural Health Sciences


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Donna Goodwin

Donna Goodwin

College of Performing and Visual Arts


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Allison  Grant

Allison Grant

Institutional Research and Accreditation


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Brian Johnson

Brian Johnson

College of Education and Behavioral Science


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Tyler Jones

Tyler Jones

Instructional Design and Development


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Heng-Yu Ku

Heng-Yu Ku

College of Education and Behavioral Science


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Tara Wood

Tara Wood

College of Humanities and Social Sciences


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