Institutional 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


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

Contact

Philip Garber, Vice President of Planning, Institutional Effectiveness, & Technology
Building B, Room B230.09
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Annamarie Schopen, Managing Director of Institutional Compliance and Curriculum
Building B, Room B157
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Academic Technology Committee


Identifies needs and implement technology projects to support academic and student services goals.

Contact

Karin Stacy, Director of Academic Computing
Building F, Room F122
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Assessment Committee


Identifies 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
Building B, Room B349
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Curriculum Committee


Reviews 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, PhD, Professor of Economics
Building F, Room F207.01
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Faculty Development


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

Contact

Marta Walz
Building B, Room B318
847-214-7663
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Global and International Studies Taskforce (GIST)


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

Contact

Lauren Nehlsen, PhD
Director of International Education and Programs (Co-Chair)
Building B, Room B105.19
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Christina Marrocco, PhD
Asst. Professor I of English
Building B, Room B345
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Hay Review Committee


Evaluates and grade position description questionnaires (PDQs) for all non-faculty ECC positions according to HayGroup® methodology.

Contact

Margaret Scheller, Compensation and Classification Analyst
Building B, Room B210
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MAGIC


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
Building A, Room A153
847-214-7541
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Student Success Infrastructure


To improve student success among diverse populations by providing equitable support and resources.

Contact

Peggy Heinrich, Vice President of Teaching, Learning, and Student Development 
Building B, Room B215.06 
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Strategic Planning Committee/Strategic Planning and Budgeting Council


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

Contact

Philip Garber, Vice President of Planning, Institutional Effectiveness, & Technology
Building B, Room B230.09
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Heather Scholl, Controller
Building B, Room B205.08
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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

Irina Del Genio, Associate Dean of Liberal, Visual & Performing Arts (Chair) 
Building B, Room B268 
847-214-7864
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Kimberly Tarver (Vice Chair)
Building A, Room A153.01
847-214-7541
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