fall 2009 start up meeting
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
Fall 2009 Start-up Meeting

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 21

Fall 2009 Start-up Meeting - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 73 Views
  • Uploaded on

Fall 2009 Start-up Meeting. Mission Statement Our mission is to prepare undergraduate and graduate students in engineering and computing to become accomplished professionals; to individually contribute to our professions through active scholarship in all

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' Fall 2009 Start-up Meeting' - zoe-singleton


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
fall 2009 start up meeting

Fall 2009 Start-up Meeting

  • Mission Statement
  • Our mission is to prepare undergraduate and graduate students in engineering and computing to become accomplished professionals; to individually contribute to our professions through active scholarship in all
  • of its forms; and to support the University and society with expertise, leadership, and service.
  • To achieve our mission we:
  • emphasize experiential learning in a contemporary technical environment
  • prepare students by emphasizing sound principles and analytic thinking
  • emphasize a strong technical background enhanced by effective team and communication skills
  • provide graduate education and professional development for working professionals
  • imbue students with a strong sense of their professional responsibility to the public good
  • strive to inspire competence, courage, compassion and unquestioned integrity
today s schedule
Today’s Schedule
  • Guests
    • Jeanne Arnold – Inclusion Implementation Plan
    • Julie Guevara – Strategic Positioning document
  • Guest
    • Debbie Morrow – new college liaison librarian
  • Guests
    • President Haas
    • Provost Davis
  • College business
    • Vote for Dean’s ex officio attendance in personnel
    • Scholarship competitions – Thank you! All times are filled!
    • H1N1 Flu Preparation
    • Shades in Kennedy
  • College business continues
  • Lunch, KEN 324/330
  • School Meetings begin at 1:00 CIS - KEN 350, EGR - KEN 122
announcements of the day
Announcements of the Day

We encourage all faculty and staff to participate by joining …

Opening ceremonies this Friday

  • 10:00 a.m. – Louis Armstrong Theatre/AllendaleOpening Address by President Thomas Haas
  • 11:30 a.m. - Fall Convocation ceremonyFieldhouse Arena – contact Dean of Students @ 1-2345 to RSVP
  • 12:30-1:30 p.m., Cook Carillon Tower Plaza, AllendaleAll campus picnic lunch following convocation – no RSVP needed!

Saturday, August 29th – Whitecaps Outing

  • A few tickets arestill available – talk to Joan
  • Game begins at 7:00 pm, BBQ about 7:15 pm, parking $4
business items inserts
Business Items & Inserts

Handouts

  • Ballot
  • Beloit College Mindset List (yellow)
  • Calendar (orange)
    • Labor Day break, Monday & Tuesday no classes; office open on Tuesday
    • Nomination for Promotion Deadline to Director 11/2; to Dean 11/16)
    • Sabbatical Leave Request Deadline to Director 10/15; to Dean 11/2
    • Thanksgiving Break, November 25, 26, 27 no classes; offices open Nov. 25th
    • Fall Semester grades due to be posted by faculty on Banner by December 22, noon
  • Faculty & Staff Directory (white)
  • Organizational Chart for College/KEN & KEB Building (gold)
  • Committee Representation (pink)
  • Committee Reports from winter 2009 (tan)
fall 2009 office hours with the dean
Fall 2009 Office Hours with the Dean

Scheduling a time with Joan is appreciated, however, drop-ins are welcome.

  • Tuesday, September 22, 11-5, KEN 332
  • Wednesday, September 30, 1-5, C-2-204 MAK
  • Wednesday, October 7, 9-3, KEN 332
  • Thursday, October 15, 9-3, C-2-204 MAK

Dates are on the college calendar & an email invitation will also be sent out!

dr rajeev agrawal
Dr. Rajeev Agrawal
  • Joining us from EDS, an HP Company
  • Ph.D. Computer Science with Engineering Minor, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan
  • M.S. Computer Science and Engineering, Thaper Institute of Engineering & Technology, India
  • B.S. Computer Science, G.B. Pant University, India
dr jonathan engelsma
Dr. Jonathan Engelsma
  • Joining us from Motorola Labs, Schaumburg, IL
  • Ph.D. Computer Science, Michigan State University
  • M.S. Computer Science, Michigan State University
  • B.S. Computer Science, Grand Valley State University
dr wael mohktar
Dr. Wael Mohktar
  • Joining us from Lake Superior State University, Sault Sainte Marie, MI
  • Ph.D. Aerospace Engineering Department, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Alexandria University, Egypt
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Alexandria University, Egypt
dr lucien ngalamou pideu
Dr. Lucien Ngalamou Pideu
  • Joining us from University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies
  • Ph.D. Electronic Engineering, Joseph Fourier University, Grenoble, France
  • MSc Electronic Engineering, University of Science and Technology, Montpellier, France
  • BSc Applied Physics, University of Yaounde’, Cameroon
personnel actions
Personnel Actions
  • Princewill Anyalebechi Promotion to Professor of Engineering
  • Nael Barakat Tenure & Promotion to Associate Professor
  • Shabbir Choudhuri Tenure & Promotion to Associate Professor
  • Bruce Dunne Tenure & Promotion to Associate Professor
  • Hugh McGuire Promotion to Associate Professor
slide12

2009 - 2010 Sabbatical Activities

Nael Barakat – Fall 2009

Fundamental Research and Development of Educational Material in the area of Control Systems and Robotics

Hans Dulimarta – Fall 2009

Exploration of Discrete Techniques in Computer Animation of Elastic Objects

Bruce Dunne – Winter 2010

Development of new course entitled “Wireless Communication Systems”

Aziz Rahman – Fall 2009(from Winter 2009)Development of a complete course packet and laboratory materials for EGR 330 Power Systems Analysis

changes in pcec staffing assignments
Changes in PCEC Staffing Assignments
  • Charlie Standridge – Assistant Dean and Director of Engineering
  • Paul Leidig– Acting Assistant Dean and Director of CIS
  • Paul Johnson – Acting Assistant Dean
initiatives and focus for this year
Initiatives and Focus for This Year

Strategic Planning

  • GVSU revision – 2009
  • Padnos College revision – 2010
  • Unit and Program revision – 2010/2011
initiatives and focus for this year1
Initiatives and Focus for This Year

Revisit the Padnos College Strategic Plan to review for consistency with:

  • GVSU Strategic Positioning 2015 document
  • Updated Inclusion and Equity initiatives
  • Strategic Enrollment Management Initiatives
    • Undergraduate
    • Graduate
    • Student Success Model, etc.
  • Changing needs of the various Padnos College constituencies
initiatives and focus for this year2
Initiatives and Focus for This Year

Continue to develop and expand external support to address:

  • Current and emerging economic / funding realities
  • Expansion of our co-op and internship employer base
  • Outreach efforts with the K – 12 schools and community colleges
initiatives and focus for this year3
Initiatives and Focus for This Year

Support emerging academic programs and revisions:

  • Majors
  • Minors
  • Graduate programs
  • University sustainability effort
  • Transcript enhancement effort
    • Identified noteworthy elements
    • Certificates
initiatives and focus for this year4
Initiatives and Focus for This Year

Continue to advocate for enhanced and expanded facilities to support:

  • Instruction
  • Faculty Development
  • Community and industry interaction and support
initiatives and focus for this year5
Initiatives and Focus for This Year

OPERATIONAL GOALS

  • Support the School of Engineering in preparation for an ABET review in the Fall of 2010
  • Support MAREC evolution
lunch
Lunch

Located in Kennedy 324 & 330!

ad