Writing in the Disciplines Committee

(formerly Across-the-University Writing Committee)

Appointed by: President

Reports to: Vice Provost

Number of Members: 10

Faculty: 8

Staff 2

Correct as of  August 2017

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

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 is appointed by the President.

Committee Members


Carroll Nardone, Humanities and Social Sciences

Terms expire August 31, 2021:

Karen Douglas, Humanities and Social Sciences
Criminal Justice
Todd Primm,

Terms expire August 31, 2019:

Anne Stiles, Health Sciences

Terms expire August 31, 2020:

Irfan Ahmed, Business Administration
Vickie Mitchell, Education
Rebecca Grimes, Fine Arts and Mass Communication

Indefinite term:

Ann Theodori, Writing Center
Susanna Shupp, Academic Success Center

To Report Errors

All errors in committee listings should be reported in writing to:
Heather Adams
Mail: Campus P.O. Box 2394
Email: heatheradams@shsu.edu