Office Information

Memorial Building 308
345 Boyer Ave.
509-527-5397

The Office of the 教务长 和 Dean of the Faculty is responsible for administering the academic program of the College. The Office's general areas of responsibility include the faculty; the curriculum; academic support services; the academic program budget; grants 和 faculty development; institutional governance; accreditation 和 assessment; 和 relations with alumni, students, 和 external audiences.

The 教务长 和 Dean of the Faculty is the chief academic officer of the College 和 as 教务长 represents Whitman College in the absence of the President.

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Alzada J. 蒂普敦Alzada J. 蒂普敦

教务长 和 Dean of the Faculty
Memorial Building 308
Telephone: 509-527-5397
电子邮件: tiptona@惠特曼.edu

Responsibilities specific to the 教务长 和 Dean of the Faculty include but are not limited to the following:

  • Oversee overall development of academic program 和 prepare annual revisions to College strategic plan
  • Prepare 和 submit reports to Board of Trustees about academic program 和 faculty
  • 椅子, Committee of Division 椅子s; Member, President's Cabinet; Member of Faculty Personnel Committee (ex officio)
  • Supervise Registrar; Associate Deans of the Faculty; directors of Penrose 图书馆, Off-Campus Studies Program, Institutional Research, Student Engagement CenterAthletics; department chairs 和 directors of interdisciplinary programs
  • Formulate annual 教务长 和 Dean of the Faculty budget request; supervise administration of academic 和 academic program support budgets
  • Oversee all tenure track searches
  • Evaluate all tenure track faculty annually; conduct periodic review of all tenured faculty
  • Determine salaries of all instructional staff 和 non-instructional staff in offices that report to Office of the 教务长 和 Dean of the Faculty
  • Administer sabbatical leave, family leave, leave of absence programs, Salary Continuation Plan, 和 faculty retirement programs
  • Work with Director of Grants 和 Foundation Relations in development 和 oversight of external grants designed to support academic program
  • Work with Office of Development 和 校友 Relations in securing endowments to support faculty positions 和 academic program

 

Helen Kim

Helen Kim   

Associate Dean for Faculty Development
Memorial Building 312
Telephone 509-527-5187
电子邮件:  kimh2@惠特曼.edu

Responsibilities specific to the Associate Dean for Faculty Development include but are not limited to the following:

  • 椅子, steering committee of Center for Teaching 和 Learning (CTL)
  • Organize 和 oversee new faculty orientation 和 year-long teaching series
  • Implement "Advancing Excellence in Teaching" endowment initiatives (e.g., Innovations in Teaching 和 Learning grants, Cross-Disciplinary Learning 和 Teaching Initiative, 等.)
  • Formulate 和 oversee diversity efforts, including but not limited to faculty recruitment
  • 椅子 援助 to Scholarship 和 Instructional Development (ASID) Committee
  • Oversee Professional Development Funds
  • Assist faculty in identifying individual grant opportunities (e.g., National Endowment for the Humanities, Keck Foundation, 等.)
  • Conduct informal review of tenure-track faculty
  • Oversee Mentoring Program
  • Review 和 update department chairs h和book
  • Oversee hiring of contingent faculty 和 participate in their evaluation
  • Ex officio member of Committee of Division 椅子s; Member, President's Council; Ex officio member, College Collections Committee
  • Supervise Directors of Office of Fellowships 和 Grants, Maxey Museum 和 Sheehan Art Gallery

 

坎德拉 Golden

坎德拉

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Memorial Building 311
Telephone 509-527-5210
电子邮件:  golden@惠特曼.edu

Responsibilities specific to the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs include but are not limited to the following:

  • Supervise Academic Resource Center
  • Provide strategic leadership on curricular initiatives
  • Ex officio member of Committee of Division 椅子s, Curriculum Committee, General Studies Committee, Off-Campus Studies Committee, Student Life Committee, Safety Committee, IACUC, Athletics; Member, President's Council, 教务长's Council
  • Serve as chair of Assessment Committee 和 develop assessment instruments for academic program
  • Oversee NWCCU Accreditation process      
  • Coordinate external reviews of academic departments
  • Monitor enrollment trends 和, where appropriate, recommend hiring of faculty
  • Assist departments in developing two-year curriculum 和 staffing plans for academic departments 和 interdisciplinary programs
  • Oversee pre-major advising (with Dean of Students)
  • Administer student research 和 conference budgets

教务长 工作人员

Susan Bennett, Associate to the 教务长 和 Dean of the Faculty
气贾, Senior Academic Assistant 
Ruth Ladderud
, Senior Academic Assistant


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