University System of Georgia

Academic Affairs Division

Academic Committee: Council on General Education
(Last Modified January 25, 2023)

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Upcoming Meetings for 2022-2023

All dates are subject to change.

Meeting Date: February 24, 2023
Proposal submission date: January 20, 2023

Meeting Date: May 19, 2023
Proposal submission date: April 14, 2023

Meeting Date: July 14, 2023
Proposal submission date: June 1, 2023 (note earlier than usual submission date)

Note: The Board of Regents approved the principles for redesign of General Education in September 2019. Due to the impact of COVID-19, these processes are currently on hold. The Council on General Education continues to consider proposals/changes under the existing policies pending further action by the Board of Regents. Approval for the current core does not guarantee approval under the Redesigned General Education Curriculum. Institutions should take this information into account when proposing new courses or curriculum modifications.

Link to download forms to submit proposals

Committee Directory

Institution Representative Contact Information

Augusta University

Dr. Christopher Terry
Assistant Chair, Department of Mathematics
Augusta University Representative

BOR University System Office

Dr. Barbara Brown
Asst. Vice Chancellor for Transitional and General Education
USG Liaison

Columbus State University

Dr. Michelle DeBruyn
Professor, Schwob School of Music
Fine Arts Representative

Dalton State College

Dr. Sarah Mergel
Professor of History
Social Science Representative

East Georgia State College

Dr. Carmine D. Palumbo
Professor of English
Humanities Representative

Georgia College and State University

Dr. Ken McGill
Professor of Chemistry and Physics
Science Representative

Georgia Gwinnett College

Dr. Alvina Atkinson
Professor of Mathematics Director of the GGC STEM Academy
Mathematics Representative

Georgia Gwinnett College

Dr. Jann Joseph, CHAIR

Georgia Institute of Technology

Dr. Steven Girardot
Associate Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education
Georgia Tech Representative

Georgia Southern University

Dr. Delena Gatch Associate Vice President of Institutional Effectiveness and Accreditation RACEA Representative

Georgia Southern University

Dr. Carl Reiber
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
State and Comprehensive University Representative

Georgia State University

Ms. Carol Cohen
Associate Vice President for University Advising and Student Success
Learning Support Representative

Georgia State University

Dr. Michael Galchinsky
Senior Associate Provost for Academic Affairs
Georgia State University Representative

Middle Georgia State University

Dr. David Jenks
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
eCore Representative

South Georgia State College

Dr. Robert Page
Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs
State College Representative

University of Georgia

Dr. William K. Vencill
Associate Vice President for Instruction
UGA Representative
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