Assessment Committee

The Arkansas Tech University Assessment Committee is an oversight body charged with reexamining existing assessment practices to provide advice and recommendations aimed at improving and enhancing the effectiveness of student assessment.

Membership: The Director of Assessment and Institutional Effectiveness who will serve as chairperson, one faculty member from each college appointed by the college dean, the graduate college dean, one undergraduate dean appointed by the Vice President for Academic Affairs, the Vice President for Student Services or his/her designated representative, the Vice President for Administration and Finance or his/her designated representative, the Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs or his/her designated representative for e-Tech, the Assistant Vice President of Enrollment Management or his/her designated representative, the Director of Institutional Research or his/her designated representative, the Director of Information Systems or his/her designated representative, the Chancellor of Arkansas Tech University-Ozark or his/her designated representative, one member appointed by the Faculty Senate, and one student member appointed by the Vice President for Student Services.

Other members may be added by the Director of Assessment and Institutional Effectiveness as their expertise and/or assistance is needed to meet the charge of the committee, subject to the approval of the Vice President for Academic Affairs. Administratively appointed members can serve up to two successive terms. A term equals three years.

Active Membership Designated by Appointment

Updated September 2014

Christine Austin (Chair)
Office of Assessment and
Institutional Effectiveness
College of Education
Mary Gunter
Graduate Dean
Amy Pennington
Student Services
Tracy Cole
College of Business
Annette Holeyfield
Graduate College
TBD
Graduate Representative
Tim Carter
College of Education
Willie Hoefler
Undergraduate Dean
TBD
Undergraduate Representative
Annette Stuckey
College of Professional Studies
Bruce Sikes
ATU Ozark Administration
Patricia Buford
Special Appointment
Lucas Maxwell
College of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Sean Huss
Faculty Senate
Stephen Jones
Special Appointment
Jennifer Helms 
College of Natural and Health Sciences
Ken Wester
Information Systems
Michael Murders
Special Appointment
Jason Warnick
College of Arts and Humanities
Hanna Norton
eTech
Jordan Denton
Special Appointment
Shauna Donnell
Enrollment Management
Wyatt Watson
Institutional Research