2011-15 UAA/APU Faculty Steering Committee

Roman Dial, Biology & Mathematics
Kate Gordon, UAA/APU Consortium Library
Trish Jenkins, English, UAA
Deb Periman, Justice, UAA
Don Rearden, College Preparatory & Developmental Studies, UAA
Beth Sullivan, Liberal Studies, APU

The UAA/APU Faculty Steering Committee is essential to the program. Members are appointed by the UAA Senior Vice Provost of Academic Affairs and are fully engaged in program development, including:

  • Selecting the theme and books
  • Creating Reader's Guides, and identifying/developing interdisciplinary faculty resources and other supplemental materials for our campuses and community
  • Recommending and contributing to academic and community programming
  • Collaborating with colleagues to broaden the reach of programming and materials to students
  • Recommending and helping foster partnerships
  • Recommending how the Books of the Year program can continue to support our Difficult Dialogues initiative

Program Staff