Administrative Committees through the Office of the President are listed. Please contact the Chair if you have questions or suggestions for the committee.
Craig Fuchs- Ext. firstname.lastname@example.org
This Council is charged with the responsibility of monitoring, evaluating and recommending policy concerning the Bachelor of General Studies program to the Vice President for Academic Affairs.
Cindy Johnson- Ext. email@example.com
This Committee is charged with the responsibility of being an advisory body to the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action.
Maeve Cummings- Ext. firstname.lastname@example.org
The Assessment Committee will provide ongoing data, information and recommendations on all aspects of student learning. The committee will primarily focus on assessment of student learning within the framework of the six general education goals, student learning within the major and the assessment of the learning environment. However, the committee will also assess student engagement with the institution and student satisfaction with the university as it relates to student learning.
Cole Shewmake, Chaircshewmake@pittstate.edu This Council is an advisory group to the President concerning Intercollegiate Athletics.
Steve Erwin, Co-Chair- Ext. email@example.comSGA President, Co-Chair- Ext. 4810
This Council is charged to review proposed athletic student fees and make recommendations to Student Government Association and the President of Pittsburg State University.
Howard Smith- Ext. firstname.lastname@example.org
This committee, upon consultation with appropriate university constituents, shall:
Pawan Kahol- Ext. email@example.com
This Committee was established to review ongoing and proposed research programs in order to comply with policies established by the Department of Health, Education and Welfare (Title 45, CFR, Part 46) and Pittsburg State University for the protection and safety of human subjects used in biomedical and behavioral research.
This Council is charged with the responsibility to:
Paul Stewart- Ext. firstname.lastname@example.org
The Facilities Master Planning Committee meets monthly to establish and monitor the institution's strategic facilities master plan, oversee and review construction progress on new facilities and prioritize and monitor renovation projects.
Angela Neria- Ext. email@example.com
The Information Technology Council seeks to create an environment that aggressively employs the application of emerging and proven technologies in support of all aspects of the university's activities and initiatives. The Information Technology Council plays a critical role in creating this environment. To do so, the ITC provides a mechanism for campus-wide input on the use of information technology resources. The council develops and recommends to the President's Council appropriate policies, standards, and procedures that facilitate the effective and efficient use of these critical resources. In addition, the council will develop an IT plan and oversee its implementation, ensuring the plan is in alignment with the university's strategic plan.
Randy Roberts- Ext. firstname.lastname@example.org
The Institutional Effectiveness Committee will provide ongoing planning data and information that relates to (1) the assessment of academic departments and the learning environment, (2) the assessment of administrative units (academic support units and institutional support units) and their role in supporting the academic mission of the University (almost all of the administrative units conduct annual planning activities), and (3) the strategic direction of all units on campus.This committee will provide that coordination and will also provide the process for grassroots planning coupled with institutional assessment that has served Pittsburg State University since 1984. Most of these activities are already in place and functioning.
Chris Kelly- Ext. email@example.com
This Council, representing the entire campus, is charged with examining current marketing trends, establishing identity standards to build consistent image and brand awareness, and developing strategies to promote the desired image for PSU. The Council will help position this university in both the short-term and long-term with integrated marketing communication strategies to enhance the image and visibility of PSU.
This Council was established to serve as a central coordinating body to oversee all campus initiatives relative to internationalization.
Mary Carol Pomatto- Ext. firstname.lastname@example.org
This Board charge shall be:
Steve Erwin- Ext. 4246 email@example.com
This Committee is charged with the responsibility of recommending policies concerning vehicle registration, parking/traffic regulations and regulations governing the use of roads, streets and driveways over which the University has jurisdiction to the Vice President for Administration and Finance.
Trish Peak- Ext. 4113 firstname.lastname@example.org
This Board is charged with the responsibility of hearing appeals from persons who have received parking citations issued by University Police and Parking Services.
Jamie Brooksher- Ext. email@example.com
This Committee is charged with responsibility to make recommendations to the President regarding university compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA).
As stated in the Kansas State Board of Regents Policy Manual, this Committee is charged with the responsibility of hearing and determining appeals concerning the status of students as residents/non-residents of Kansas for fee purposes.
Jeff Stotts- Ext 4774 firstname.lastname@example.org
According to Kansas Statutes Annotated 44-636, Pittsburg State University set up a safety program. This Committee is charged with the responsibility of reviewing the safety policy and recommending necessary changes to the Vice President for Administration and Finance.
Jason Kegler- Ext. 4945 email@example.comDirector of Student Rights and Responsibilities
Jeff Steinmiller- Ext. firstname.lastname@example.orgStudent Judicial Board Chairperson
This Board was formed to function at the request of the Vice President for Student Life or at the request of any student who is or has been the subject of disciplinary action by the University. The Board is charged with the responsibility of evaluating and adjudicating the factors involved in each case and making recommendations to the Vice President for Student Life for action. The Director of Student Rights and Responsibilities will be responsible for presenting the case to the Student Judicial Board of alleged violations of the Code of Student Rights and Responsibilities.
Brian Peery, Co-Chairbpeery@pittstate.edu
Jon Bartlow, Co-Chairjbartlow@pittstate.edu
The University Sustainability Committee will develop and facilitate the implementation of the institution’s sustainability plan. The sustainability plan will be designed to address the PSU Strategic Plan Goal: Institutionalize environmental sustainability into all university activities including operations, teaching, learning, discovery and engagement.
This Committee is charged with the responsibility to review situations of threat, potential violence, or incidents of actual violence on the campus and/or in the workplace.
Steve Erwin - Ext. email@example.com
This Committee charge will be to:
Deatrea Rose- Ext. firstname.lastname@example.org
This Council will provide leadership and coordination in promoting diversity at Pittsburg State University. Specifically, the Council will:
Tammy Higgins- Ext. email@example.com
This Committee is the combination of the University Scholarship Committee and the Student Financial Affairs Committee. It is charged with the responsibility of assuring that University financial aid monies are awarded in the most effective manner to the greatest number of qualified applicants to carry out the goals and purposes of the University.
Kathleen Flannery, Co-Chair - Ext. firstname.lastname@example.org
Howard Smith, Co-Chair - Ext. email@example.com
This Committee, upon consultation with appropriate university constituents, shall:
Browyn Conrad- Ext. firstname.lastname@example.org
This Council is charged with the responsibility of: