Assessment of Institutional Effectiveness

Final Report:

OWG 14 Final Report

Approved CIC Recommendations:

OWG 14 Approved Recommendations


GSU Co-Chair-Peter Lyons, Associate Provost for Institutional Effectiveness
GPC Co-Chair-Susan Finazzo, Dean of Institutional Effectiveness

Committee Membership List



Inst. Affiliation

Susan Finazzo Dean for Institutional Effectiveness Georgia Perimeter College
Patti Gregg Associate director for Assessment and Reporting Georgia Perimeter College
Doug Ruch Associate Director of IR Georgia Perimeter College
Alexander Brown Information Analyst Georgia Perimeter College
Janice Byrd Coordinator Information Services Georgia Perimeter College
Pamela Moolenaar-Wirsiy Director Center for Teaching & Learning Georgia Perimeter College
Tracy Adkins Director of Academic Technology Georgia Perimeter College
Peter Lyons Associate Provost Georgia State University
John Duffield Director Academic Assessment Georgia State University
Mary McLaughlin Director Admin Assessment Georgia State University
Michael Galchinsky Director Academic Program Review Georgia State University
Charles Gilbreath Director Institutional Research Georgia State University
Laura Caruth Director Center for Instructional Effectiveness Georgia State University
Kathy Bryant Bonds Director Decision Support Services Georgia State University


  • Develop assessment methods to be used after consolidation is finalized
  • Develop Common ACADEMIC PROGRAM Assessments and Cycles
  • Develop Area F student learning outcomes
  • Coordinate with program-based accreditation entities
  • Review student surveys and revise administrative processes
  • Create Assessment Instruments as needed for academic programs and non-academic units
  • Review and Revise Faculty/Staff Surveys, and Determine Schedules