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AA Strategic Plan Workgroup Members

There is one workgroup for each of the seven themes/goals for the proposed Academic Affairs Strategic Plan.  Each workgroup is chaired by a member of the steering committee and made up of individuals from across the division.

Research Workgroup

Focus of this workgroup is enhancing research and scholarship both with students and faculty.

Dr. Tim Mack

Chair of workgroup
Graduate School

Dr. Susan Glor-Scheib

Special Education

Dr. Krys Kaniasty

Psychology

Dr. Dan Lee

Criminology

Dr. Sean McDaniels

Spanish

Dr. Jay Mills

Psychology

Dr. David Myers

Murtha Institute

Ms. Tracey Missien

Interim Director, Workforce Education and Economic Development

21st Century Workgroup

Focus of this workgroup is cultivating a 21st century learning environment.

Mr. Richard Muth

Chair of workgroup
IUP at Northpointe

Dr. Parimal Bhagat

Marketing

Dr. Elizabeth Kincade

Counseling Center

Dr. James Lenze

Communications Media

Dr. Randy Martin

Criminology

Dr. Scott Moore

History

Dr. Michele Petrucci

International Education

Mr. Dan Yuhas

IT Services

Community Workgroup

Focus of this workgroup is building a community. 

Dr. Nick Karatjas

Chair of workgroup
Economics

Dr. Stephanie Caulder

Music

Dr. Scott Decker

Employment and Labor Relations

Dr. John Lowery

Student Affairs in Higher Education

Dr. Maureen McHugh

Psychology

Dr. Michele Norwood

Humanities and Social Sciences

Dr. Brad Rives

Philosophy

Programs Workgroup

Focus of this workgroup is to create and maintain well-supported and vibrant academic programs.

Dr. John Woolcock

Chair of workgroup
Chemistry

Dr. Gary Bailey

History

Dr. Dan Burkett

Mathematics

Ms. Donna Griffith

Graduate School

Dr. Mary Anne Hannibal

Professional Studies in Education

Dr. Bob Kostelnik

Health and Physical Education

Mr. Bob Simon

Registrar

Resources Workgroup

Focus of this workgroup is to improve resource acquisition and allocation. 

Dr. Dolores Brzycki

Chair of workgroup
Health and Human Services

Ms. Joann Janosko

Library

Ms. Ola Kaniasty

Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Dr. Rick Kemp

Theater

Dr. Danhua Wang

Developmental Studies

Dr. David Yerger

Economics

Quality Workgroup

Focus of this workgroup is to develop, retain, and reward high-quality and diverse faculty, staff, and students.

Dr. Laura Delbrugge

Chair of workgroup
Spanish

Dr. Keith Dils

Education and Educational Technology

Dr. Beverly Goodwin

Psychology

Ms. Lori Harkleroad

Graduate School

Ms. Sandra Janicki

Library

Dr. Sally McCombie

Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Cindy Richburg

Special Education

Branding Workgroup

Focus of this workgroup is creating an academic brand. 

Dr. Joette Wisnieski

Chair of workgroup
Management

Dr. Barkley Butler

Biology

Dr. David Chambers

Political Science

Dr. Susan Drummond

Library

Ms. Paula Sandusky

Graduate School

Ms. Ashley Spencer

Graduate Student

Ms. Elizabeth Solomonides

Undergraduate Student

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