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Phase I Strategic Planning Task Forces

 

- Task Force On Quality of Life for Students, Professional Staff and Faculty
- Task Force On Research
- Task Force On Drexel's Scale
- Task Force On Community Partnerships
- Task Force On Academic Quality and Innovation


During the summer and fall of 2011, the recommendations of the Task Force for Research will continue to be discussed, and research ideas and strategies evolved and advanced, in faculty-staff-administrator conversations organized and facilitated by the Office of Research.

Strategic Plan, Phase I Task Force White Papers

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TASK FORCE ON QUALITY OF LIFE FOR STUDENTS, PROFESSIONAL STAFF AND FACULTY

John DiNardo, Ph.D. (co-chair)
Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
Office of the Provost

David Ruth, Ph.D. (co-chair)
Dean of Student Life

Frances H. Cornelius, R.N., Ph.D.
Associate Clinical Professor
Nursing Bachelors Degree Program
College of Nursing and Health Professions

Robert D'Ovidio, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Culture and Communication
College of Arts and Sciences

Donna M. Ferrari
Director, Special Projects and Research
LeBow College of Business

Janet Fleetwood, Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Strategic Development and Initiatives
Office of the Provost

Mark Greenberg, Ph.D.
Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

Lynne E. Hickle, M.Ed.
Associate Dean
College of Information Science and Technology
The iSchool at Drexel

Warren M. Hilton, M.A.
Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
Drexel University School of Public Health

Barbara Hornum, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Anthropology
Director, Drexel Center for Academic Excellence
Chair, Faculty Senate

Teck-Kah Lim, Ph.D.
Associate Vice Provost for Graduate Studies
Office of the Provost

Karen A. Moore
Associate Registrar
Office of the Registrar

Kevin P. Oates, J.D.
Associate Professor of Law and Senior Associate Dean of Students
Earle Mack School of Law

Lavonne M. O'Neal
Administrative Specialist
Steinbright Career Development Center

Samuel K. Parrish, M.D.
Senior Associate Dean – DUCOM Student Affairs
Drexel University College of Medicine

Stephen M. Rupprecht
Assistant Dean
Student Conduct and Community Standards
Office of the Dean of Students

Lindsey E. Snyder
Senior Systems Analyst, HRIS
Drexel Human Resources

Mitra L. Taheri, Ph.D.
Hoeganaes Assistant Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
College of Engineering

Antoinette Torres
Associate Vice Provost for Academic Advising, Retention and Diversity,
Office of the Provost

James R. Tucker
Senior Vice President
Student Life and Administrative Services

Eric A. Zillmer, Psy.D.
Director, Athletics
Division of Student Life and Administrative Services

Student Representatives:
Dave Lanza
Rafael Marte
Adam Marsh
Dannielle Solomon-Figueron

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TASK FORCE ON RESEARCH

Deborah L. Crawford, Ph.D. (co-chair)
Senior Vice Provost for Research
Office of the Provost

Craig J. Newschaffer, Ph.D. (co-chair)
Professor and Chair
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Drexel University School of Public Health

Abieywa Aghayere, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor, School of Technology and Professional Studies
Goodwin School of Technology and Professional Studies

Lisa Bowleg, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Community Health and Prevention
Drexel University School of Public Health

Genevieve Dion
Assistant Professor
Department of Fashion Design
Westphal College of Media Arts and Design

Itzhak Fischer, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy
Drexel University College of Medicine

Janet Fleetwood, Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Strategic Development and Initiatives
Office of the Provost

Yury Gogotsi, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Materials Engineering
College of Engineering

Mark Greenberg, Ph.D.
Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

Anthony H. Grubesic, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Director, GIS and Spatial Analysis Lab
College of Information Science and Technology
(The iSchool at Drexel)

James D. Herbert, Ph.D.
Professor and Associate Dean
Department of Psychology
College of Arts and Sciences

Youngmoo Kim, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Assistant Dean
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
College of Engineering

Michele A. Kutzler, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Medicine
Drexel University College of Medicine

Peter I. Lelkes, Ph.D.
Calhoun Chair Professor
School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems

Merril W. Liechty, Ph.D.
Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Decision Sciences
LeBow College of Business

Karl S. Okamoto, J.D.
Director of Business and Entrepreneurship Law Program and Professor of Law
Earle Mack School of Law

Kambiz Pourrezai, Ph.D.
Professor
School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems

Gail L. Rosen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
College of Engineering

Kenny J. Simansky, Ph.D.
Vice Dean for Research
Drexel University College of Medicine

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TASK FORCE ON DREXEL'S SCALE

Gloria Donnelly, Ph.D., RN, FAAN (co-chair)
Dean, College of Nursing and Health Professions

Joan T. McDonald (co-chair)
Senior Vice President
Office of Enrollment Management

Jan Biros, Ed.D.
Senior Vice Provost for Budget, Planning and Administration
Office of the Provost

Jon Coddington, AIA
Professor and Department Head
Department of Architecture and Interior Design
Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts and Design

Erin Finn
Assistant Vice President for Admissions
Enrollment Management

Janet Fleetwood, Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Strategic Development and Initiatives
Office of the Provost

Robert Francis, Ed.D.
Vice President for University Facilities
Division of Student Life and Administrative Services

Mark Greenberg, Ph.D.
Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

Kenneth E. Hartman, Ph.D.
President
Drexel University Online

Timothy Kurzweg, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
College of Engineering

Francis Linnehan, Ph.D.
Professor and Associate Dean
Department of Management
LeBow College of Business
Interim Executive Director,
Sacramento Center for Graduate Studies

William F. Lynch, Ph.D.
Dean
Goodwin College of Professional Studies

Owen Montgomery, M.D.
Chairman and Associate Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Drexel University College of Medicine

Eric J. Olson
Vice President and Associate Treasurer
Office of the Senior Vice President for Finance

Julie Mostov, Ph.D.
Vice Provost, Global Initiatives
Office of the Provost

Donna Murasko, Ph.D.
Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

Christopher Redmann, M. Arch.
Associate Professor and Program Director
Digital Media Program
Department of Cinema & Television
Westphal College of Media Arts and Design

Rebecca L. Weidensaul, Ph.D.
Associate Dean of Students
Office of the Dean of Students
Division of Student Life and Administrative Services

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TASK FORCE ON COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS

Lucy Kerman, Ph.D. (co-chair)
Vice Provost for University and Community Partnerships
Office of the President and Office of the Provost

Daniel Dougherty (co-chair)
Executive Director,
Lindy Center for Civic Engagement
Pennoni Honors College

Fred D. Allen, Jr. Ph.D.
Assistant Professor and Associate Director for Undergraduate Studies
School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems

Susan L. Brooks, J.D.
Associate Dean of Experiential Learning
Associate Professor of Law
Earle Mack School of Law

Domenic Ceccanecchio, M.S., CPP
Senior Associate Vice President
Department of Public Safety
Division of Student Life and Administrative Services

Christopher Finnin
Director of General Business Studies
Clinical Associate Professor of General Business
LeBow College of Business

Janet Fleetwood, Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Strategic Development and Initiatives
Office of the Provost

Marla J. Gold, M.D.
Dean
Drexel University School of Public Health

Elissa Goldberg
Program Director, Community Experience Office
Drexel University College of Medicine

Mark Greenberg, Ph.D.
Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

Kristine S. Lewis, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Education
Goodwin School of Education

Kim I. Miller
Director, Planning, Design and Construction
Department of University Facilities

Franco A. Montalto, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering
College of Engineering

Roberta Waite, Ed.D, MSN, BSN
Associate Professor and Assistant Dean of Academic Integration and Evaluation of Community Programs
Division of Graduate Nursing, Doctor of Nursing Department
College of Nursing and Health Professions

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TASK FORCE ON ACADEMIC QUALITY AND INNOVATION

Mary Ellen Smith Glasgow, Ph.D. (co-chair)
Associate Dean and Associate Professor
CNE Undergraduate Programs
College of Nursing and Health Professions

Scott Knowles, Ph.D. (co-chair)
Associate Professor
Department of History and Politics
College of Arts and Sciences
Director, Center for Interdisciplinary Inquiry
Pennoni Honors College

Kristen Betts, Ed.D.
Associate Clinical Professor
Goodwin School of Education
Senior Director of e-Learning

Amelia Boss, J.D.
Trustee Professor of Law
Earle Mack School of Law

Roy C. Carriker, Ph. D.
Founder and Chairman
Global Advisors LLC

Alisa Morss Clyne, Ph.D.
P.C. Chou Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics
College of Engineering

Rose Corrigan
Assistant Professor of Law and Assistant Professor of Politics and Director, Women's Studies Program
College of Arts and Sciences
Earle Mack School of Law

Donna DeCarolis, Ph.D.
Associate Dean of Strategic Initiatives and Department Head, Department of Management
LeBow College of Business

Paul Diefenbach, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Media Arts
Westphal College of Media Arts and Design

John DiNardo, Ph.D.
Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
Office of the Provost

David E. Fenske, Ph.D.
Dean and Isaac L. Auerbach Professor of Information Science
College of Information Science and Technology
The iSchool at Drexel

Janet Fleetwood, Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Strategic Development and Initiatives
Office of the Provost

Adam K. Fontecchio, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Associate Dean
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
College of Engineering

Peter J. Franks
Senior Associate Vice Provost for Career Education
Steinbright Career Development Center

Shannon Gary, Ph.D.
Associate Dean and Director
Pennoni Honors College

Mark Greenberg, Ph.D.
Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

Charles N. Haas, Ph.D.
L. Drew Betz Chair Professor of Environmental Engineering, Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
College of Engineering

Gregory Hislop, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
College of Information Science and Technology
The iSchool at Drexel

John Kounios, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Psychology
College of Arts and Sciences

Kenneth Lacovara, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Biology
College of Arts and Sciences

Joan T. McDonald
Senior Vice President
Office of Enrollment Management

Danuta Nitecki, Ph.D.
Dean of Libraries
Drexel University Libraries

Dennis Novack, M.D.
Professor of Medicine and Associate Dean of Medical Education
Drexel University College of Medicine

Patricia Henry Russell, Ph.D.
Associate Department Chair and Teaching Professor
Department of Mathematics
College of Arts and Science

Michael E. Scheuermann, Ph.D.
Associate Vice President
IRT Instructional Tech Support
Office of Information Resources and Technology

Augusta Villanueva, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Community Health and Prevention
Drexel University School of Public Health

Stella L. Volpe, Ph.D., RD, LDN, FACSM
Chair and Professor
Department of Nutrition Sciences
College of Nursing and Health Professions

Roberta Waite, Ed.D, MSN, BSN
Associate Professor and Assistant Dean of Academic Integration and Evaluation of Community Programs, Division of Graduate Nursing, Doctor of Nursing Department
College of Nursing and Health Professions

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