Academic Support Services Committee


The Academic Support Services Committee consists of eleven members:

  • three faculty members
  • one P&A staff
  • two students
  • one USA staff
  • four ex officio, non-voting members
    • the director of the Briggs Library
    • the director of computing services
    • the director of instructional and media technologies
    • and the vice chancellor for finance and facilities or his/her designee


The Academic Support Services Committee considers and makes recommendations regarding academic support provided by the Briggs Library, Computing Services, and Instructional and Media Technologies. In addition, within the context of academic support, the committee studies issues and makes recommendations regarding the development and coordination of campus communication infrastructures and technologies. The committee also makes recommendations regarding classroom management.


  • Sylke Boyd, chair (3rd term 2013-16)
  • Chris Atkinson (1st term 2015-18)
  • David Ericksen (One year sabbatical replacement for Tisha Turk)


  • Matt Johnson (3rd term 2013-16)


  • Pam Gades (1st term 2014-17)


  • Yee Thao (1st term 2015-16)
  • Victoria Green (1st term 2015-16)


  • Mike Cihak
  • LeAnn Dean
  • Jim Hall
  • Lisa Harris