A joint committee of the Academic Senate and administration, the Periodic Review Oversight Committee supports and advances UC Merced's educational and institutional effectiveness and organizational learning through its campuswide advisory and oversight responsibilities for academic and administrative assessment, both periodic and annual.
For information on the duties and responsibilities of the Periodic Review Oversight Committee, see the approved charge .
The purpose of the academic program review process is to improve the quality of academic units and to assist in determining a program’s ability to respond to future challenges and opportunities. In addition, the review process strives to evaluate strengths and weaknesses, and thus, define future priorities in the program’s development plan.
2016-2017 PROC Membership
Kurt Schnier , PROC Co-Chair, Vice Chair of the Division Council, and CAPRA Representative
Teamrat Ghezzehei , Vice Chair, Graduate Council
Mario Sifuentez , Vice Chair, Undergraduate Council
TBD, Vice Chair, Committee on Research
Virginia Adan-Lifante , Vice Chair, Faculty Welfare and Academic Freedom
Wei-Chun Chin , Vice Chair, Diversity and Equity
TBD, Member, General Education Subcommittee
Tom Peterson , Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor (co-chair)
Elizabeth Whitt , Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Education
Marjorie Zatz , Vice Provost and Dean of Graduate Education
Michael Reese , Vice Chancellor for Business and Administrative Services
Dan Feitelberg , Vice Chancellor for Planning and Budget
Charles Nies , Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
Fall 2016 Meeting Schedule
|Thursday||September 15||3:00 - 4:30 PM||KL 362|
|Monday||October 10||3:00 - 4:30 PM||SSM 117|
|Wednesday||November 16||1:00 - 2:30 PM||TBD|
|Monday||December 12||2:30 - 4:00 PM||KL 362|
Executive Director - PROC Liasion