Office of Academic Assessment


University Student Outcomes Assessment Committee

Purposes of the SOA Committee:

To promote the development of a culture of assessment at the University of Northern Iowa by sharing advice and support for activities from the Office of Academic Assessment and assisting with ongoing creation of increased knowledge of, support for, and commitment to assessment-related issues and activities across campus. 


For a full statement of tasks and responsibilities for the committee, click here.


Committee-Representatives from:

Jerry Smith

College of Business Administration

Rob Boody

College of Education

Michelle Swanson

College of Humanities & Fine Arts

Sara Smith

College of Natural Sciences

Michael Fleming

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Karen Cunningham

Division of Continuing Education & Special Programs

Gayle Pohl

Graduate College

Lori Seawel ITS-Educational Technology

Phil Patton

Registrar - Division of  Student Affairs

Matt Nuese

Office of Career Services

Kristin Moser

Office of Institutional Research

To be filled

Liberal Arts Core Committee

Jerilyn Marshall


Paul Andersen

Undergraduate Student

Rachel Smithart

Graduate Student

Donna Vinton

Director of Academic Assessment - Academic Affairs