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

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
Dr. Jon Bible, Professor, Finance and Economics (2013)
Dr. Garry White, Associate Professor, Computer Information Systems and Quantitative Methods (2014)
Dr. Janet B. Butler, Associate Professor, Accounting (Alternate)
Dr. Diego Vacaflores Rivero, Assistant Professor, Finance and Economics, (Alternate)

EDUCATION
Dr. Kevin McCurdy, Associate Professor, Health and Human Performance (2014)
Dr. Sharon O'Neal, Associate Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (2013)
Ms. Julia Marion Meritt, Senior Lecturer, Curriculum and Instruction (Alternate)
Dr. Kirk Walker, Lecturer, Health and Human Performance (Alternate)

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

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

LIBERAL ARTS
Ms. Susan Beebe, Senior Lecturer, English (2014) 
Dr. Lucy Harney, Associate Professor, Modern Languages (2014)
Dr. James Garber, Professor, Anthropology (Alternate)
Dr. Theodore Hindson, Associate Professor, Political Science (Alternate)

SCIENCE
Dr. Debra Feakes, Associate Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry (2015)
Dr. Gregory Passty, Professor, Mathematics (2010)
Dr. Sharon Gronberg, Senior Lecturer, Mathematics (Alternate)
Dr. Don Olson, Professor, Physics (Alternate)

CHAIR REPRESENTATIVES
Dr. Vincent Luizzi, Professor, Philosophy (2016)
Dr. Beth Erhart, Associate Professor, Anthropology (2013)
Dr. Dan Lochman, Chair-Professor, English (Alternate)
Dr. Vicki Brittain, Chair-Professor, Political Science (Alternate)

Student Members: 
To Be Named, Associated Student Government (R)
To Be Named, Student Representative (Alternate)

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.