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General Education Council

Dr. Ronald C. Brown, Assistant Vice President for Academic Services, Chair

APPLIED ARTS
Dr. BJ Friedman, Professor, Family and Consumer Sciences (2015)
Dr. Michael Supancic, Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice (2015)
Dr. Reed Richardson, Professor, Agriculture (Alternate)
Dr. Peter Dedek, Associate Professor, Family and Consumer Sciences (Alternate)

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
Dr. Diego Vacaflores Rivero, Associate Professor, Finance and Economics (2016)
Dr. Garry White, Associate Professor, Computer Information Systems and Quantitative Methods (2017)
Dr. Jon Bible, Professor, Finance and Economics (Alternate)
Dr. Janet B. Butler, Associate Professor, Accounting (Alternate)

EDUCATION
Dr. Michelle Hamilton, Program Faculty, Health and Human Performance (2017)
Dr. Sharon O'Neal, Associate Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (2016)
Dr. Kevin McCurdy, Associate Professor, Health and Human Performance (Alternate)
Ms. Julia Marion Meritt, Senior Lecturer, Curriculum and Instruction (Alternate)

FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION
Dr. Michael Edward Burns, Senior Lecturer, Communication Studies (2015)
Dr. Ian Davidson, Professor, School of Music (2016)
Mr. William Peeler, Professor, Theatre and Dance (Alternate)
Mr. Alan Pizer, Senior Lecturer, Art and Design (Alternate)

HEALTH PROFESSIONS
Ms. Jackie Moczygemba, Associate Professor, Health Information Management (2015)
Mr. Christopher Russian, Associate Professor, Respiratory Care (2015)
Dr. Ram Shanmugam, Professor, Health Administration (Alternate)
Ms. Megan Lynn Trad, Assistant Professor, Radiation Therapy Program (Alternate)

LIBERAL ARTS
Dr. Lucy Harney, Professor, Modern Languages (2017)
Dr. Nancy Wilson, Associate Professor, English (2017)
Dr. James Garber, Professor, Anthropology (Alternate)
Dr. Theodore Hindson, Associate Professor, Political Science (Alternate)

SCIENCE
Dr. Debra Feakes, Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry (2015)
Dr. Gregory Passty, Assistant Dean, Mathematics (2016)
Dr. Sharon Gronberg, Senior Lecturer, Mathematics (Alternate)
Dr. Don Olson, Professor, Physics (Alternate)

CHAIR REPRESENTATIVES
Dr. Beth Erhart, Associate Professor, Anthropology (2015)
Dr. Craig Hanks, Professor, Philosophy (2017)
Dr. Kenneth Grasso, Professor, Political Science (Alternate)
Dr. Dan Lochman, Chair-Professor, English (Alternate)

Student Members: 
Mr. Dustin Downing, Student Government (R)
Ms. Brianda Carrasco, Student Representative

Function:
Provides a mechanism for ongoing discussion about the content and policies for this university-wide body of instruction and how to help Texas State students achieve the intellectual skills and knowledge that will prepare them for private, public, and professional lives.  Considers major (substantive) curriculum and/or policy recommendations, e.g., changes of the structure or redefining the primary components with the essential skills, disciplinary perspectives, integrative courses, and other General Education requirements as defined in the catalog.  Also considers minor (non-substantive) recommendations, e.g., specific courses within the general areas outlined previously.  Advises the Assistant Vice President for Academic Services on all these matters.