Assessment Coordination Team 

The Assessment Coordination Team represents academic programs and have the following responsibilities:

  • Serve as liaison to division
  • Provide guidance to and oversight of general education assessment
  • Review general education assessment plans and reports
  • Serve as consultants/liaisons to faculty conducting assessment
  • Develop a standard format for academic program assessment plans
  • Make recommendations to academic departments regarding program plans

Doctoral Dr. Constance Beutel, Faculty, Ed.D. Program
Dr. Karsten Piep, Faculty, Cohort Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Studies
Dr. Jennifer Scott, Faculty, Psy.D. Program
Masters Dr. Jerry Fishman, Associate Dean, MA Psych/Counseling
Dr. Brian Webb, Dean, M.A. Program
Bachelors Lucinda Bliss, M.F.A., Faculty, B.A. Program, COAT Co-chair
Don Lacher, Faculty Advisor and Interim Chair for CJM
Administrative Representation
Tanya Del Valle, M.S., Assessment Coordinator for Institutional Effectiveness
Jim Hicks, Instructional Designer of Center for Teaching and Learning
Dr. Elizabeth Pruden, Associate Provost for Institutional Effectiveness and ACT Chair
Susan Whitehead, M.L.S., Reference Librarian, UI&U Library

* COAT - Curriculum Outcome Assessment Task Force is made up of undergraduate representatives from all programs. They oversee undergraduate assessment and report to the deans.