Grants, Honors, Awards
Coordinate lecture sections
Organize seminars on teaching
IH texts for our faculty seminars
Evaluate student concerns and
complaints about IH faculty members
Responsible for continual
updating of and additions to IH and IH Faculty Web sites.
Developed new design for IH
website and IH Faculty website, which went online in the fall of 2003
Coordinated the development of
the link library program with Pearson Publishing.
Run seminars for faculty
members on how to use the internet in teaching IH.
Help faculty members develop
materials for their own and the IH website and solve their computer and
internet related problems.
Member of the IH51 syllabus
revision committee, 2001-2002
Member of the IH Policy
Committee, Fall 2001-
Member of the IH Program
Review Committee, Fall 2002-
Gave a number of
presentations to IH faculty members and students (see
Public Lectures, above.)
Member of the Executive
Committee of the Intellectual Heritage and Humanities Series.
Member of the University
Committee on Teaching Excellence (1993-1995).
Prepared a report to faculty
president Terrel Rhodes on various options for a faculty/ staff center in 1989.
Subsequently appointed chairman of University Committee on the Faculty/Staff
center which developed a proposal for the faculty/ staff center.
Chair of committee to develop
new Political Philosophy curriculum and departmental requirement (1989).
Representative, (1989-1991) and
alternate (1988, 1992) to College of Arts and Sciences Council. Chair of the
Library Carrel Committee (1989-1991). Parliamentarian (1990-1991).
Chair (1988-89, 1991-1993) and
Member (1994-1995) of the Department Honors Committee. Member of the University
Honors committee (1991, 1993). Developed new departmental honors program in
Member of department Library
Member, Essay Contest
Pre-graduate school adviser
(1986-1995). Prepared lengthy report entitled Graduate School and career
Opportunities for Political Science Majors in 1987.
Advised other members of the
department, as well as the secretarial staff, on computer hardware and software
Chair (1985-1986) and member
of department Awards Committee.