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Accreditation Committees at LIS

LIS has developed an Advisory Committee, Steering Committee and six standards committees to fully address all aspects of the accreditation process.

THE ADVISORY COMMITTE

THE STEERING COMMITTEE

THE STANDARDS COMMITTEES
Standard 1 (Mission Goals and Objectives) Committee
Standard 2 (Curriculum) Committee
Standard 3 (Faculty) Committee
Standard 4 (Students) Committee
Standard 5 (Administration and Financial Support) Committee
Standard 6 (Physical Resources and Facilities) Committee

 

 


THE ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Roles: Provide feedback on overall accreditation plan; provide input on all six standards; provide comments on draft program presentation reports drafted by Chairs of the Standards Committees

Members:
Sam Clay, Fairfax County Public Library
Maralita Freeny, Prince George's Public Libraries
Marianne Giltrud, Board of Alumni Representative
Ingrid Hsieh-Yee, SLIS Ordinary Professor
Kimberly Kelley, CUA SLIS Dean
Zia Mafaher, CUA Center for Planning & Information Technology
Deanne Marcum, Library of Congress
Michael McLane, CUA Director of Libraries
Diane Schnurrpusch, Defense Technical Information Center
Jack Siggins, George Washington University
Elizabeth McLean, LIS Student Representative

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THE STEERING COMMITTEE

Role: Coordinate the work of the six standards committees.

Members:
Kimberly Kelley, CUA LIS Dean & Chair
All Full-time Faculty.

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STANDARDS COMMITTEES

Role: Assesses each individual ALA Accreditation Standard and fully explores their individual fullfillment and implementation.

Standard 1 (Mission Goals and Objectives) Committee
Kimberly Kelley, CUA LIS Dean and Co-Chair
Mary Edsall Choquette, Co-Chair and CUA LIS Assistant Professor
Michelle Hammond, CUA Student Representative
Gloria Orr, Assistant to the Dean for Special Projects
Tim Steelman, CUA LIS Assistant Dean

Standard 2 (Curriculum) Committee:
Youngok Choi, Co-Chair; and CUA Assistant Professor
Mary Choquette, CUA Assistant Professor
Kristin Eliason, Student Representative
Patricia Evans, Adjunct Faculty
Ingrid Hsieh-Yee, Co-Chair and CUA LIS Ordinary Professor
Kimberly Kelley, CUA LIS Dean
Bill Kules, CUA Assistant Professor
Joan Lussky, CUA Assistant Professor
David Shumaker, CUA Clinical Associate Professor
Tiffany Smith, Alumni Representative
Tim Steelman, CUA LIS Assistant Dean
Barry Trott, Adjunct Faculty
Joan Weeks, Adjunct Faculty

Standard 3 (Faculty) Committee
Youngok Choi, CUA Assistant Professor
Jim Gillispie, Adjunct Faculty
Ingrid Hsieh-Yee, Co-Chair and CUA LIS Ordinary Professor
Kimberly Kelley, Co-Chair and CUA LIS Dean
Karen King, Adjunct Faculty
Bill Kules, CUA LIS Assistant Professor

Standard 4 (Students) Committee
Youngok Choi, CUA Assistant Professor
Mary Choquette, CUA Assistant Professor
Meghan Gates, Representative from CUA-ASIST
Michele Lee, Alumni Representative
Joan Lussky, Chair and CUA Assistant Professor
Sarah New, GLP
Tim Steelman, CUA LIS Assistant Dean
Linda Todd, GLP

Standard 5 (Administration and Financial Support) Committee
Kim Kelley, Co-Chair and CUA LIS Dean
Gloria Orr, Assistant to the Dean for Special Projects

David Shumaker, Co-Chair and CUA Clinical Associate Professor
Tim Steelman, LIS Assistant Dean

Standard 6 (Physical Resources and Facilities) Committee
John Coogan, University of Maryland
Bruce Hulse, Adjunct Faculty
Bill Kules, Co-Chair and CUA Assistant Professor
Sue Ann Orsini, Student Representative
David Shumaker, Co-Chair and CUA Clinical Associate Professor

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