This list includes all of the active college committees with a link to their collaborative SharePoint site.
If you’re on a committee and need granted access to a SharePoint site, please contact the webmaster.
Adjunct Faculty Committee
The Adjunct Faculty Committee is made up of full-time faculty, adjunct faculty and administrators. A voice for adjunct faculty within Southern State, the Committee strives to support their efforts through a perspective of cooperation as well as offer professional development opportunities.
Advisory committee members are people from the community willing to provide guidance and constructive input toward the fulfillment of program goals and objectives. These committee members are asked to advise faculty and college leaders in regards to issues relating to program development and implementation, job requirements, employer needs, student support, equipment and facility recommendations, and internships as well as cooperative job opportunities. Their input will be used toward improving academic quality and to measure Southern State’s ability to meet the demands of the local employment community.
The Assessment Committee provides leadership and support for the college’s Student Learning Assessment including working along with faculty in maintaining and updating Student Learning Assessment Plans, Assessment Timelines and Assessment Reports for all Associate and Certified Programs, CORE Outcomes and Discipline Areas. In addition, the committee will provide platforms for faculty to share information learned from their assessment projects with a focus on how these efforts are used to improve student learning at Southern State.
Southern State’s Curriculum Committee is a recommending body of the Faculty Senate on all matters specifically related to credit and non-credit courses and credit course programs. The Curriculum Committee is responsible for maintaining and monitoring the college’s credit curriculum, described by the official catalogue listing of courses as well as the course inventory maintained by the Registrar.
Instructional Technology Committee
The Instructional Technology Committee oversees distance learning initiatives at the college. The committee’s charge, which is to establish and monitor procedures for all aspects of distance learning, is carried out by members drawn from key administrative areas of the college and the college’s faculty.
The Insurance Committee is tasked with meeting annually to review the renewal information for the college’s medical plan(s). The committee, through the Chair, shall present its consensus recommendation to the Board of Trustees in advance of the College renewing the health insurance contracts.
The committee consists of equal representation from faculty, staff and administration