Mission of Committee: The Student Evaluation and Promotion Committee represents the faculty in making recommendations to the Dean regarding each student's continued enrollment and/or academic progress in the School of Medicine, including continuation, promotion to the next academic year, additional educational activities and support, suspension, dismissal, or any variation thereof that in the opinion of the committee is appropriate.
This committee consists of eight voting members: five elected and three ex officio (the M1 and M2 Academic Year Directors plus the Assistant Dean for Clinical Clerkship Education). Elected members serve for a term of three years with nominations coming from the Faculty Representation Committee. There are four additional ex officio members who are non-voting (including the Associate Dean for Education, the Associate Dean for Student Affairs, the Manager of Student Affairs, and the Director of Assessment & Academic Effectiveness).
Time Commitment per Year for Each Candidate?
Average 2 - 3hours/ month
Frequency of Meetings (i.e. monthly, weekly, June-December)?
One or two times per month, and other meetings called as needed.
Days/Times of Meetings (i.e. lunch, early mornings, during the work day)?
Usually on Wednesday afternoons 3:30 - 5:00 pm.
Chair: Dr. Melissa Bailey
Co-Chair or Vice Chair:
To be elected.
Administrative Support Staff:
Anne Green Buckner
|Committee Member||Department||Term Ends|
|Melissa Bailey, D.O.; Chair||OBGYN||2021|
|Molly Benedum, M.D.||Family Medicine||2019|
|Shanna Williams, Ph.D.||Biomedical Sciences||2020|
|Melissa Janse, M.D.||Emergency Medicine||2021|
|Bill Roudebush, Ph.D.||Biomedical Sciences||2020|
|Kirk Baston, M.D.||Biomedical Sciences, M2 AY Director||ex officio, voting|
|April Buchanan, M.D.||Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs||ex officio, voting|
|Rich Goodwin, Ph.D.||Biomedical Sciences, M1 AY Director||ex officio, voting|
|Paul Catalana, M.D.||Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Admissions||ex officio, non-voting|
|Tiffany Hughes||Student Affairs||ex officio, non-voting|