Academic Support Committee

  • Name
    Position
  • Lynn Stallings
    Chair
  • Daniel Niederjohn
    Faculty Athletics Representative
  • Jon Preston
    Faculty Executive Assistant to the President
  • VACANT
    Faculty Representative from the PAOC
  • Susan Rouse
    Representative of Vice President for Operations
  • Kathleen "K.C." White
    Vice President for Student Succes
  • Katie Egloff
    Associate Athletics Director for Events and Senior Woman Administrator
  • Bob Mattox
    Administrator Senate Representative
  • Mike Redd
    Assistant Registrar
  • Randy Kennedy
    Director, Student-Athlete Success Services (SASS)
  • Matt Griffin
    Interim Director of Athletics

Purpose

The purpose of the Academic Support Committee (ASC) is maintain institutional control by reviewing policies and procedures and assessing the effectiveness of the academic support provided for intercollegiate student-athletes at Kennesaw State University. The Committee is also charged with advocating for investment in this area as well as recommending policies relating to academic support to the full PAOC as needed.

Regular Activity

The ASC will complete case-study reviews of the academic support provided for at least two KSU teams each year, and will report its finding to the Executive Committee of the PAOC. Every third year, beginning in 2008-2009 it will produce a comprehensive review and assessment of the academic support provided KSU student-athletes, which will be shared with the full PAOC and will provide the basis for the mandatory report to the NCAA.

Frequency of Meetings

The ASC will meet at least once per semester. 

Representation

Faculty

  • 1 Chair of the PAOC or his/her designee will chair the committee. (In case of absence, the committee chair may name a substitute from among the teaching faculty members of the Athletics Council. The substitute will hold a proxy vote but will not chair the meeting.)
  • 1 Faculty Athletics Representative (FAR) to the NCAA - will chair the committee in the absence of the Chair of the PAOC. (In case of absence, may name a substitute from among the teaching faculty members of the PAOC. The substitute will hold a proxy vote but will not chair the meeting.)
  • 1 The Faculty Executive Assistant to the President - will chair the committee in the absence of the Chair of the PAOC and FAR. (In case of absence, may name a substitute from among the teaching faculty members of the PAOC. The substitute will hold a proxy vote but will not chair the meeting.)
  • 1 Teaching Faculty, representative from the KSU PAOC, elected by the faculty members of that council.
  • 1 Teaching Faculty, at large selected by the KSU PAOC from among the full-time, tenure-track teaching faculty of the university. 
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