College of Business & Technology

College of Business & Technology Committees

2016-2017

CBT Faculty Council Board of Directors

Departmental Representatives
Accounting & Finance
  • Hongbok Lee (expires 2018)
  • Alternate: Zhiqiang Yan
Agriculture
  • Mark Bernards (expires 2019)
  • Alternate: Dan Atherton
Computer Sciences
  • Chandra Amaravadi (expires 2018)
Economics & Decision Sciences
  • Tom Sadler (expires 2017)
Engineering
  • Blair McDonald (expires 2018)
Engineering Technology
  • Brian Stone (expires 2018)
Management & Marketing
  • TBD (expires 2019)

Assessment Committee

Members
Accounting & Finance
  • Padmaja Pillutla
Agriculture
  • Mark Bernards
Computer Sciences
  • George Mangalaraj
Economics & Decision Sciences
  • Kasing Man
Engineering Technology
  • Seongchan Kim
Management & Marketing
  • Tae Yang
At Large Members
  • Tara Westerhold
  • Yin-Chi Liao
Dean's Office
  • Bill Polley

College Personnel Committee

Members
Accounting & Finance
  • Don Johnson
  • Alternate: Steve Hunt
Agriculture
  • Kevin Bacon
Computer Sciences
  • James McQuillan
Economics & Decision Sciences
  • Steve Rock
Engineering
  • Blair McDonald
Engineering Technology
  • Seongchan Kim
Management & Marketing
  • Kanu Priya

Computing & Technology Committee

Responsibility

To review the current state of computing and technology in the College; to make recommendations as necessary to departments for revisions and updates; to make recommendations concerning College responsibilities for computing, multimedia classrooms, and distance learning.

Members
Accounting & Finance
  • Hongbok Lee
Agriculture
  • Paul Blome
Computer Sciences
  • Sumesh Philip
Economics & Decision Sciences
  • Shankar Ghimire
Engineering
  • Il Seop Shin
Engineering Technology
  • David Hunter
Management & Marketing
  • Yin-Chi Liao
Dean's Office
  • Bill Polley
  • Chad Hankins
At Large Members
  • Kayla Mitchell
  • Zheng Li

Curriculum Committee

Members
Accounting & Finance
  • Steve Hunt
Agriculture
  • Win Phippen
Computer Sciences
  • Jim McQuillan
Economics & Decision Sciences
  • Jessica Lin
Engineering
  • Blair McDonald
Engineering Technology
  • Brian Stone
Management & Marketing
  • Gordon Rands
At Large Members
  • Farideh Dehkordi-Vakil
  • Cecil Tarrant
Dean's Office
  • Bill Polley
Advising Center
  • Chris Ramsey

Global Education Committee

Responsibility

To develop a strategic plan; evaluate and review new and existing programs; develop a plan to integrate the activities of the center into the International Studies Center and the CBT Curriculum; and create sustaining and developing programs.

Members
Accounting & Finance
  • Kevin Diehl
  • Alternate: Hongbok Lee
Agriculture
  • Kevin Bacon
Computer Sciences
  • Doug Druckenmiller
Economics & Decision Sciences
  • Tom Sadler
Engineering
  • Khaled Zbeeb
Engineering Technology
  • Denise Gravitt
Management & Marketing
  • Kanu Priya
Ex-Officio
  • Michelle Terry

MBA Committee

Responsibility

To review and evaluate admissions standards, requests for graduate curriculum changes, graduate assistantship applications; assessment reports, recruitment practices, and other issues deemed appropriate by the Director of the MBA program.

Members
Accounting and Finance
  • David DeBoeuf
  • Charles Pryor
Computer Sciences
  • Chandra Amaravadi
Economics and Decision Sciences
  • Farideh Dekordi-Vakil
  • Steven Rock
Management and Marketing
  • Vitaly Brazhkin
  • Yi-Chi Liao
At Large
  • Keva Steadman
Dean's Office
  • Bill Polley

Strategic Planning Committee

Responsibility

To revise and update the strategic plan; to gather information from faculty about proposed changes; to keep faculty informed or progress; to establish sustaining and developmental objectives and specific strategies; to review departmental plans for consistency; to put in place a process for annual review and revisions.

Members
Accounting & Finance
  • Steven Hunt
Agriculture
  • Joel Gruver
Computer Sciences
  • Chandra Armaravadi
Economics & Decision Sciences
  • Alice Melkumian
Engineering
  • Il Seop Shin
Engineering Technology
  • Rafael Obregon
Management & Marketing
  • Donna Wiencek
Dean's Office
  • Bill Polley

Quality Management Committee

Responsibility

Review the current mission statement and revise as necessary; develop a timeline for future mission statement reviews; review educational objectives of degree programs to ensure consistency with the mission; analyze quality and continuous improvement in all departments as outlined in the AACSB self-study report; and review the annual report of the college for future modifications and revisions.

Members
Accounting & Finance
  • Zhiqiang Yan
Agriculture
  • Mark Bernards
Computer Sciences
  • B.J. Lee
Economics & Decision Sciences
  • Anna Valeva
Engineering Technology
  • Brent Payne
Management & Marketing
  • Shanna Bruer-Hess
Dean's Office
  • Bill Polley
At Large Members
  • Jonathan Devereueawax
  • Larry Andrew

Grade Appeal Committee

  • Jason Franken, Denise Gravitt, Dave Hunter

Selection, Retention, and Appeals

  • Andy Baker

Academic Integrity

  • Kevin Hall and Seongchan Kim