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Academic Affairs

Academic Affairs

The Staff of the Office of the Provost & the Vice President for Academic Affairs


Dr. Tina Butcher

Dr. Tina Butcher

Provost
Richards Hall, 305
706-507-8960
Fax: 706-569-3168

butcher_tina@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • International Affairs
  • Judicial Affairs
  • Academic Facilities Utilization
  • New Faculty Orientation
  • Fall Planning Week
  • Risk Assessment

Dr. Patrick McHenry

Dr. Patrick McHenry

Interim Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education
Richards Hall, 308
706-507-8941
james_mchenry@columbusstate.edu
Fax: 706-569-3168

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Academic Accreditation/SACSCOC
  • Academic Center for Excellence
  • First Year Experience
  • Core Curriculum
  • Annual Program Review
  • Comprehensive Program Review
  • Quality Enhancement Plan & Faculty Center for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning

 


Dr. Ellen Roberts

Dr. Ellen Roberts

Associate Provost for Graduate Education and Distance Learning,
Director of the Graduate School
Richards Hall, 315
706-507-8503
roberts_ellen@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Graduate Education
  • Distance Education
  • Promotion and Tenure Policies and Procedures
  • Institutional Review Board
  • Social Research Center
  • University Grants

 


   
   Dr. Glenn Stokes

   Interim Associate Provost for Faculty and Judicial Affair
   Richards Hall, 317 
   706-507-8965
   stokes_glenn@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Faculty/Student Judicial Affairs
  • Faculty Evaluations
  • Promotion and Tenure Policies and Procedures
  • Faculty Awards
  • Faculty Handbook
  • Academic Affairs Planning Calender
  • Course Evaluation System
  • Campus Policy Coordination

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Ms. Amber Dees

State Authorization and Academic Compliance Coordinator
Richards Hall, 313
706-507-8634
dees_amber@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • State Authorizations
  • Southern Region Education Board (SREB) Electronic Campus
  • Institutional Review Board Coordinator
  • Dr. Gregory P. Domin Graduate Conference

Ms. Rubytean Evans

Ms. Rubytean Evans

Executive Assistant
Richards Hall, 302
706-507-8960
Fax: 706-569-3168
evans_rubytean@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Exec. Admin. Assistant for the Provost/VPAA's office
  • Processes all new Full-Time and Part-Time faculty (909#'s, Banner & the ADP/MFE program)
  • Schedule & Reserve the VPAA's RICH 3rd floor Conference Room
  • Works with processing Promotion and Tenure materials
  • Enters Conflict Management cases in the Maxient program
  • Answers and directs questions to appropriate personnel
  • Other duties as assigned daily

Dr. Susan Hrach

Dr. Susan Hrach

Director of the Faculty Center for the Enhancement of Teaching & Learning
Tucker Hall 115
706-507-8265
hrach_susan@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Programs for Enhancing Teaching and Learning
  • Support for Scholarly and Creative Work
  • Resources for Professional Development
  • Promotion of Interdisciplinary Collaboration
  • Fulbright Liaison

Dr. Barbara Hunt

Dr. Barbara Hunt

Project Manager
Woodall Hall, 155
706-565-4056
Fax: 706-568-2334
hunt_barbara@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Complete College

Dr. Kimberly McElveen

Dr. Kimberly McElveen

Assistant Vice President for Institutional Assessment
Richards Hall, 301
706-507-8960
mcelveen_kimberly@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Data Analysis
  • Strategic Planning
  • Assessment
  • External Data Requests
  • Student Course Evaluations

Mr.Terry Moshier

Mr. Terry Moshier

Faculty Affairs Budget and Operations Manager
Richards Hall, 303
706-507-8961
Fax: 706-569-3168
moshier_terry@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Financial manager for the Office of the Provost
  • Financial support for all academic departments
  • Review and approve expenditures (travel, purchasing, Foundation expenses, etc)
  • Monitor departmental budgets and Foundation accounts
  • Ensure adherence to financial policies and procedures
  • Faculty and Administrator Contracts

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Ms. Lisa Shaw

Director of ACE
Schuster, 214
706-507-8787
Fax: 706-507-8786
shaw_lisa@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Military Outreach
  • Academic Advising
  • Tutorial Services
  • Adult Re-Entry
  • Early College

Sri Sitharaman

Dr. Sri Sitharaman

Director of Institutional Research
Richards Hall, 309
706-507-8963
Fax: 706-569-3168
sri@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Director of Institutional Research
  • Data integrity
  • Data analysis
  • Institutional Effectiveness
  • Special projects

Dr. Wallman

Dr. Carl F. Wallman

(part-time)
Assistant to the Vice President for Academic Affairs
Richards Hall, 3rd Floor
706-507-8231
Fax: 706-569-3168
wallman_carl@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:


Mr. Michael Wetherholt

Mr. Michael Wetherholt

Manager of the Office of Sponsored Programs
Richards Hall, 225
706-507-8949
Fax: 706-569-3098
wetherholt_michael@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Director, Office of Sponsored Programs
  • Assists faculty and professional staff with external funding pursuits
  • Responsible for overseeing pre and post award activities
  • Searches for appropriate funding opportunities and
    assists in the development of ideas
  • Develops budgets and completes appropriate application forms
  • Supports research activities
  • Manages security program for classified work
  • Develops grant narratives and edits faculty and staff proposals as requested
  • Works with community partners to promote the institutional mission
  • Promotes collaborative projects domestic and international
  • Trains individuals in grant proposal writing techniques

Ms. Pat Williams

Ms. Pat Williams

Senior Executive Assistant
Richards Hall, 304
706-507-8951
Fax: 706-569-3168
williams_pat@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Senior Executive Assistant to the Provost/Office of Academic Affairs
  • Provide administrative assistance as required
  • Maintain calendars/conference room schedules
  • Other duties as assigned

Ms. Susan Wirt

Ms. Susan Wirt

Executive Director, Continuing Education
Tuner Center, 104
706-507-8463
wirt_susan@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Continuing Education
  • Testing Center
  • English Language Institute
  • Rankin Arts Photography Center
  • CSU Dance Conservatory
  • Rankin Gardens and Atrium
  • Activ8 Summer Camps