Writing in the Disciplines Committee

Appointed by: President

Reports to: Vice Provost

Number of Members: 11

Faculty: 9

Staff 2

Updated:  September 2021

Purpose. Recommends to the Academic Policy Council policies and procedures for the Writing in the Disciplines Program (formerly Across-the-University Writing Program).

Member Appointments. The President makes all appointments from nominations submitted by the Vice Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs/Academic Services with three-year terms expiring at the end of the fiscal year (initial appointments will be for one-, two-, or three-year terms)

Chair Appointment. The co-chairs are appointed by the President.

Committee Members


Carroll Nardone, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Lindsay Clark, College of Business Administration

Terms expire August 31, 2022:

Adannaa Alexander, College of Health Sciences

Terms expire August 31, 2023:

Irfan Ahmed, College of Business Administration
Jolene Reed, College of Education
Rebecca Renfro, College of Arts and Media

Terms expire August 31, 2024:

Courtney Banks, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Janet Mullings, 
College of Criminal Justice
Joe Hill,
College of Science and Engineering Technology

Indefinite term:

Mary Catherine Breen, Director, Academic Success Center
Susanna Shupp, Academic Success Center

To Report Errors

All errors in committee listings should be reported in writing to:
Tama Hamrick
Mail: Campus P.O. Box 2394
Email: thamrick@shsu.edu