Committees

An important feature of internal governance, committees provide a forum for diverse ideas to be heard, a mechanism for problem-solving and an environment for issues to be studied in a more in-depth manner than could be accomplished individually.

Academic Program Review & ECC Review Team

To oversees processes for regular self-study and peer review of ECC transfer programs, career-technical programs, and academic service areas to ensure continued quality

Contacts
Philip Garber, Executive Director of Planning and Institutional Effectiveness
Bldg. B, Room B230.09
pgarber@elgin.edu

Annamarie Schopen, Managing Director of Institutional Compliance and Curriculum
Bldg. B, B157
aschopen@elgin.edu

Academic Technology Committee

To identify needs and implement technology projects to support academic and student services goals

Contact

Karin Stacy, Director of Academic Computing
Bldg. F, Room F122
kstacy@elgin.edu

Assessment Committee

  • To identify general education outcomes, develop and monitor measures for these outcomes, report the results to the college community, and organize efforts to develop improvement strategies
  • The Committee meets twice a month during the academic year, and anyone interested from the college is welcome to attend

Contact

Eric Long, Instructor of Speech
Bldg B, Room B349
847-214-7949
elong@elgin.edu

Curriculum Committee

  • To review all new courses and programs to ensure that the curriculum reflects the current educational goals of the college
  • The committee meets the first and third Fridays of each month during the school year

Contact

Leticia Starkov, Ph.D.
Professor of Economics
Elgin Community College
Office: F207.01
Phone: 847 214 7465

Faculty Development

To improve, enhance, enrich and strengthen the teaching/learning process

Contact

Marta Walz
Bldg B, Room B318
847-214-7663
mwalz@elgin.edu

Global and International Studies Taskforce (GIST)

To set goals, direct funds, and evaluate progress in fulfilling the college's strategic goals for cultural and global awareness

Contact

Lauren Nehlsen, Manager of International Student Services
Bldg. B, Room B105.19
lnehlsen@elgin.edu

Hay Review Committee

To evaluate and grade Position Description Questionnaires for all non-faculty ECC positions according to HayGroup(R) methodology

Contact
Margaret Scheller, Compensation and Classification Analyst
Bldg. B, Room 210
mscheller@elgin.edu

MAGIC

To assist ECC faculty in all disciplines to incorporate interrelation and intercultural perspectives into their work as instructors, counselors, and librarians

  • To assist administration and staff in understanding and celebrating all cultures
  • To assist human resources staff in recruitment of faculty, staff and students, and to develop or recommend activities/programs to assist our community to successfully meet their educational goals
  • To expand the knowledge, skills and research of multiculturalism in the evolving culture of the college
  • To design accountability and assessment measures

Contact

Kim Tarver, Professor I of Physical Therapy
Bldg A, Room A153
847-214-7541
ktarver@elgin.edu

Strategic Planning Committee/Strategic Planning and Budgeting Council

  • To create new institutional goals upon review of existing reports, ECC data, regional trends, and national trends in higher education
  • To review department goals and budgets and recommend to the President ways to balance the college budget and through sound fiscal management

Contacts
Philip Garber, Executive Director of Planning and Institutional Effectiveness
Bldg. B, Room B230.09
pgarber@elgin.edu

Heather Scholl, Controller
Bldg. B, Room 205.08
hscholl@elgin.edu

TLSD Administrative Procedure Review Team

To review, research and make recommendations to the vice president for teaching, learning and student development on policies that deal with instructional related issues

Contact
Jennifer McClure, Managing Director of Enrollment (Chair)
Bldg B, Room B105
847-214-7460
jmcclure@elgin.edu

Annamarie Schopen (Vice Chair)
Bldg B, Room 157
847-214-7185
aschopen@elgin.edu