Alex Johnson (Chair)
The Academic Council serves as advisory to the Provost on matters of academic concern to the faculty and students of the Institute.
Issues associated with quality of academic life in the Institute, support of the faculty and students in their roles of teaching and learning, advancement and support of the research concerns of the Institute, academic strategic planning, monitoring/tracking institutional and programmatic accreditations and effectiveness, and assuring programs and curricular quality are discussed within the framework of Council.
The Council meets on a monthly basis at the discretion of the Provost.
Membership of the Academic Council: Academic Year 2019–2020
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Director of Library and Instructional Design
Associate Provost for Academic Affairs
Paulette Di Angi
Director of Institutional Effectiveness
Interim Chair of Occupational Therapy
Dean of Enrollment Services
Executive Assistant to the Provost
Director of Health Professions Education
Director of Continuing and Professional Development
Program Director of Genetic Counseling
Interim Chair of Physical Therapy
Executive Director of Research
Jordan R. Green
Associate Provost for Research
Dean of Student and Alumni Services
Interim Director of the Nursing Prelicensure Program
Dean, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Interim Associate Provost for Interprofessional Education and Practice
Director of Post-Professional OTD Program
Assistant Dean for Student Support and Clinical Facilitation
Chair of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Interim Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Nursing
Director of the Doctor of Nursing Practice Programs
Chief Information & Facilities Officer
Interim Dean, School of Nursing
Director of Physician Assistant Studies Program
Representatives to the Academic Council will have the function of representing their various perspectives, but also serving cohesively as the leadership "voice" of the Institute.
A number of key academic committees advise the Academic Council and the Office of the Provost.
- Committee on Teaching Excellence
- Research and Scholarship Committee
- Interdisciplinary Activities Committee
- Program Review Committee
- New Academic Initiatives Committee
- Academic Operations Committee