Friday April 8, 9:45 am – 10:45 am
Track 1: Quality
Wendy Duncan
Senior Academic VP and Provost
California Health Sciences University
Speaking in the Tongues of Our Disciplines: An Intergenerational Faculty Engagement on the Meaning, Quality, and Integrity of the Degree

A university with a liberal arts tradition, religious heritage, and ethos of social action engaged its faculty to reflect on the meaning, quality, and integrity of its degrees through intergenerational, collaborative engagements. The activities culminated in MQID statements published on university micro-sites, new career outcomes assessments, and professional mentoring initiatives.

Karen Lee
Director of Educational Effectiveness; Professor and Chair of English
Vanguard University
Ludmila Praslova
Special Assistant to the Provost for Accreditation and Accreditation Liaison Officer; Professor and Director, Graduate Program in Organizational Psychology
Vanguard University
Hien Park
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Vanguard University
Siaumin Fung
Assistant Professor of Molecular Genetics
Vanguard University
Michael Hanna
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Vanguard University
Profile of a Graduate: On the Pathway to MQI

An MQI Task Force was formed in 2015. A Profile of a Graduate was developed to outline characteristics a graduate should possess with regard to values, attributes in a health care institution. Each program collaborated on a detailed rubric that addressed MQI facets and was analyzed. Processes and lessons learned will be outlined.

Miriam Kahan
Academic Dean
West Coast University
Bart Lerner
Academic Dean
West Coast University