Online Distance Education Committee


Serving at the pleasure of the Provost, the Online Distance Education Committee is responsible for advising university policies, procedures, and practices related to online instruction at all Sul Ross State University campuses. These responsibilities include, but are not limited to, evaluations of online course offerings, trainings for online instructors, and training for online students.

Primary Responsibility Area:

All Sul Ross State University Campuses

Term: n/a, membership is continuous and at the request of the Provost

Membership for 2018-2019 (standing committee status achieved on August 1st, 2017):

Dr. Chris Davis, Committee Chair and Assistant Professor of History

Ms. Rhonda Austin, Director, Graduate Student Center

Ms. Sandra Bogus, Instructional Designer, OIT

Dr. Thomas Matula, Associate Professor of Business Administration

Mr. Kendall Craig, Director of Distance Education, OIT

Dr. Patricia Harveson, Professor of Conservation Biology

Dr. Chris Herrera, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology

Dr. Rob Kinucan, Associate Provost of Graduate Studies and Research

Mr. Tim Parsons, PPOHA Activity Director-Instructional Designer and Media Technologist

Dr. Jennifer Miller, Assistant Professor of Education

Dr. Jeanne Qvarnstrom, Assistant Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness, and Associate Professor of Education

Dr. Rebecca Schlosser, Professor of Education

Dr. Kevin Young, Assistant Professor of Biology