Resource Quick List



Office of the Provost

Chief academic officer, oversees educational programs

Dr. Steven Moser, Provost and Senior Vice President


Center for Faculty Development

Seminars and resources on pedagogy, preparing for tenure, research and funding, advising, and other faculty interests

Dr. Cindy Blackwell,

Bonnie Cooper,


SOAR PeopleSoft Training

Training for roster access, grade entry, student records

Marlissa Northrop, Office of the Provost                 


Office of Online Learning

Support and training for faculty teaching online, online students, and fully online  programs

Tom Hutchinson, Director


University Libraries

Services include classroom instruction, course reserves, and customized research guides

Tisha Zelner, Head of Public Services


Faculty Senate

A forum for discussion of faculty concerns and an avenue for input from faculty to the University administration; a key partner in shared governance

Submit comments to Senate

Graduate Council

Review of proposals to add, delete, or modify graduate curricula, courses, and program

Academic Council

Review of proposals to add, delete, or modify undergraduate curricula, courses, and programs


Barnes and Noble Bookstore

Official University bookstore for textbooks, course material, apparel, gifts, and supplies 

Kathy Hayman, Manager




Office of Research Administration

Identification of funding opportunities, budget development, proposal and award management for contracts and grants       

Marcia Landen, Associate Vice-President for Research



Office of Research Integrity

Conflict of interest, IRB, animal care and use

Dr. Sam Bruton, Director                                  



Center for Undergraduate Research

Faculty Affiliate program, Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium, student research grants (SPUR)


University Libraries 

Research data management services that assist researchers with making their data discoverable, usable, and preserved

Tisha Zelner, Head of Public Services



Student Support

Office of the Registrar

Registration, degree requirements, grade entry and policies, academic calendars                            

Greg Pierce, Registrar


Student Success Website

Resources for faculty, staff, current and prospective students, and families on a range of success topics, including where to find tutoring and other academic assistance

Danielle Sypher-Haley, Web Designer, Academic Affairs 

Center for Community and Civic Engagement

Community service and service-learning opportunities; faculty fellows program                           

Christy Arrazattee, Director                            


Office of Online Learning

Support and training for faculty teaching online, online students, and fully online  programs

Tom Hutchinson, Director



New Student and Retention Programs

Orientation, Golden Eagle Welcome Week, and other programs for new students; academic coaching, peer-assisted learning, learning communities, and other retention programming

Katie McBride, Interim Director


Speaking Center

Individualized consultation on presentations, speeches, thesis/dissertation defenses, and other oral communication skills

Laura Stengrim, Director     


Writing Center

Individualized assistance with writing projects of all kinds

Eugene O. Gordon, Coordinator


Office of Disability Accommodations

Managing accommodations, eligibility, other support services   

Scott Dossett, Director


Counseling Services for Students

Mental health consultation, emergency services, CARES 

Deena Crawford, Director                                



Non-emergency cases (physical or mental well-being, safety of a student or the community, general student misconduct, academic integrity violations, sexual misconduct)

Deena Crawford, Director                         


University Libraries 

Individualized consultations and drop-in assistance to find articles, books, and more; online subject-based help guides

Tisha Zelner, Head of Public Services



Legal, Health, and Administrative

Institutional Effectiveness

University and program assessment and accreditation

Kathryn Lowery, Director


Institutional Research

Institutional data collection, analysis, and distribution

Michelle Arrington, Director


General Counsel

Legal advice, representation, and information for University

Robert Gholson, General Counsel


Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity

Nondiscrimination policies and complaint procedures (age, sex, sexual orientation, color, race, religion, national origin, disability, or Vietnam-Era veteran status)                            


Title IX

Disparate treatment based on sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation; sexual harassment and sexual misconduct

Dr. Rebecca Malley, Title IX Coordinator   


Travel Policies and Forms

Permission to travel forms, policies regarding reimbursement and travel more generally


Health Services

General medical care for students, faculty, and staff


Institutional Organizational Chart