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Academic Affairs

Academic Affairs

The Staff of the Office of the Provost & Executive Vice President


Dr. Deborah Bordelon

Dr. Deborah Bordelon

Provost and Executive Vice President
Richards Hall, 305
706-507-8960
Fax: 706-569-3168
bordelon_deborah@columbusstate.edu

Oversight of:

  • Academic Colleges and Honors College
  • University Libraries
  • Enrollment Management
  • Continuing Education
  • Center for Global Engagement|International Affairs
  • University Assessment
  • UITS
  • Academic Facilities Utilization
  • Risk Assessment

Dr. Tim Howard

Dr. Tim Howard

Vice Provost
Richards Hall, 308
706-507-8252
Fax: 706-569-3168
thoward@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Academic Accreditation/SACSCOC
  • Quality Enhancement Plan
  • Momentum Year Initiative
  • Center for Online Learning(COOL)
  • Oversight of State Authorizations
  • Institutional Research and Effectiveness and University Assessment
  • Office of Sponsored Program
  • Distance Education

Dr. Patrick McHenry

Dr. Patrick McHenry

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

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • CSU Advise
  • First Year Experience
  • Core Curriculum
  • University Curriculum Committee
  • Momentum Approach
  • Acedemic Center for Tutoring(ACT)
  • Learning Support

 


Dr. Margie Yates

Dr. Margie Yates

Interim Associate Provost for Graduate Education,
Director of the Graduate School
Richards Hall, 315
706-507-8507
yates_helen@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Graduate Education
  • Institutional Review Board
  • University Grants

Dr. Ron Williams

Dr. Ron Williams

Associate Provost/ Associate Vice President for Faculty Affairs and Academic Innovation
Richards Hall, 317
706-507-8965
williams_ronald4@columbustate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Faculty/Student Judicial Affairs
  • Faculty Evaluations
  • Promotion and Tenure Policies and Procedures
  • Faculty Awards
  • Faculty Handbook
  • Academic Affairs Planning Calendar
  • Course Evaluation System
  • Campus Policy Coordination
  • Faculty Development Center
  • Quality Enhancement Plan(QEP)
  • Transformative Collaboration for Learning and Leadership
  • Tower Day
  • New Faculty Orientation

Dees

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. Suzy Gunnels

Ms. Suzy Gunnels

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

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Executive Assistant to the Provost
  • Administrative assistance for the Office of Academic Affairs
  • Oversight of Academic Catalog
  • University Curriculum support
  • Maintain calendars and conference room schedules

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:

  • Strategic Planning
  • Institutional Effectiveness
  • Institutional Assessment
  • Compehensive Program review
  • Data Analysis
  • External Data Requests

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

Sri Sitharaman

Dr. Sri Sitharaman

Associate Vice President for Institutional Research and Effectiveness
Richards Hall, 225A
706-507-8963
Fax: 706-569-3168
sri@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • IPEDS Keyholder
  • Data integrity
  • Data analysis
  • Institutional Effectiveness

TBA

TBA

Office Manager
Richards Hall, 302
706-507-8962
Fax: 706-569-3168
TBA

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Office Manager for the Provost/VPAA's staff
  • 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
  • Publication of committee minutes on CSU website
  • Answers and directs questions to appropriate personnel
  • Other duties as assigned daily

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. Adrian Wade

Mr. Adrian Wade

Institutional Research Associate
Richards Hall,
706-507-8139
Fax: 706-569-3168
wade_adrian@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Institutional Research
  • Business System Analysis
  • Internal Data Request
  • Data Analysis
  • Student Course Evaluations

Dr. Susan Hrach

Dr. Susan Hrach

Director of the Faculty Center for the Enhancement of Teaching & Learning
Illges Hall 213
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
  • Campus Champion
  • Open Educational Resources

Dr. Barbara Hunt

Dr. Barbara Hunt

Project Manager
Arnold Hall, 225
706-565-1205
Fax: 706-565-1230
hunt_barbara@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Complete College

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Ms. Lisa Shaw

Executive Director of Advising
Woodall Hall, Room 134
706-507-8787
Fax: 706-507-8786
shaw_lisa@columbusstate.edu

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • CSU Advise- Academic Advising
  • BOOST - Child Care Subsidies for Juniors and Seniors
  • Dual Enrollment/Early
  • EAB and Early Alert Reporting for at risk students
  • eCore - electronic core curriculum
  • Embark - resources for students who are homeless and in foster care
  • Grants: Gear Up Georgia (Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness) and SIP (Strengthening Institutions Programs)

TBD

TBD

Director of the Office of Sponsored Programs
Illges Hall, 117
706-507-8949
Fax: 706-565-1311
TBD

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • 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
  • Develops grant narratives and edits faculty and staff proposals as requested
  • Works with community partners to promote the institutional mission
  • Promotes collaborative projects
  • Trains individuals in grant proposal writing techniques

Ms. Susan Wirt

Ms. Susan Wirt

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

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Continuing & Professional Education
  • Testing Center
  • English Language Institute
  • Rankin Arts Photography Center
  • CSU Youth Dance Conservatory
  • Empowered Youth of Columbus (EYC)
  • Rankin Gardens and Atrium
  • Activ8 Summer Camps