Online Education

A Division of the Office for the Advancement of Teaching & Learning

The Joint Committee on Online and Distance Learning

The Joint Committee on Online and Distance Learning proposes, examines and recommends institutional policies and practices for developing, planning, evaluating, and implementing online and distance learning offerings with a focus on quality, sustainability, and connection to the mission of the institution, with the approval of the Faculty Senate and the Provost.

Committee Members

  • Diane Goldsmith, Director of Learning, Assessment, and Online Education
  • Kathleen Torrens, Professor, Communication Studies & Coordinator of Online Teaching and Learning
  • Laura Beauvais, Interim Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
  • Anne Seitsinger, Interim Associate Dean & Professor, Alan Shawn Feinstein College of Education and Professional Studies
  • Vince Petronio, Assistant Professor, Communication Studies
  • Jill Doerner, Associate Professor, Sociology
  • Thomas Boving, Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Mike Motta, Associate Director, University Computing Systems
  • Ben Leveillee, Lead Information Technologist, Media and Technology Services
  • Deborah Mongeau, Professor, University Library
  • Art Mead, Professor, Economics
  • Christy Ashley, Assistant Professor, Marketing

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