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University Assessment Committee

Last Updated: 08/2017

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Contact Name

Brenda Smith-Allen, Executive Assistant to the Provost of Academic Affairs (bjs@clemson.edu)

Description

The University Assessment Committee provides leadership and assistance in developing and overseeing a program of evaluation and feedback to enhance the effectiveness of the University. The committee develops and recommends University-wide assessment policies, assists in developing assessment procedures that meet accepted standards for data collection and analysis, reviews assessment procedures for consistency with goals and objectives, reviews results of assessment activities and recommends improvements, reviews the progress of the University in implementing assessment activities, reviews all assessment reports and coordinates the preparation of annual reports for the State Commission on Higher Education, strives to ensure that assessment information is not misused, and monitors the effects of assessment to ensure that assessment results are used in subsequent planning activities.

Faculty Manual Reference

Chapter VII 

Report Due Date

TBA

Meeting Frequency

As needed.

Membership Composition

Seat TypeQuantityTerm LengthDate of Term InitiationSeat Filling MechanismVoting or Non-Voting
Chair 1 1 year Elected by the committee from among the faculty and administrative representatives Voting
Two Representatives from Each College  14 3 years Voting
Library Representative 1 3 years Voting
Representative from different areas of administration and advancement 2 3 years Appointed by the Vice President for Administration and Advancement Voting
Representative 1 3 years Appointed by the Dean of Undergraduate Studies Voting
Representative 2 3 years Appointed by the Vice President of Student Affairs Voting
Representative 1 Appointed by the Athletic Director Voting
Representative 1 Appointed by the Dean of the Graduate School Voting
Representative Appointed by the Vice President for Agriculture, Public Service and Economic Development Voting
Representative 1 Appointed by the Vice President for Research Voting
Undergraduate Students 2 2 years Appointed by the Vice President for Student Affairs Voting
Representative of the Faculty Senate 1 Appointed by the President of the Faculty Senate Voting
College Dean 1 Appointed by the Council of Academic Deans Voting
Graduate Student 1 1 year Appointed by the Dean of the Graduate School Voting
Directors of Assessment and of Planning ? Ex-officio, Non-voting
Head of Institutional Research and other members ? 1 year Recommended by the committee and appointed by the Provost Non-Voting

Membership List (Last updated )

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