Stephen F. Austin State University

Distance Education

Distance Education Committee (2018/2019)


Appointed by the Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs, consisting of the Director of Center for Teaching and Learning and the Distance Education Coordinator, two academic deans (nominated by Deans' Council), two department chairs elected by Chairs Forum, Council of Deans recommends two academic Deans, and four faculty representatives appointed by the Faculty Senate.


Director of CTL will chair the committee and convene meetings.




To consult widely and recommend policies and priorities regarding distance education issues.

Name Title Dept/College/Office Term Ends
Mr. Herb Midgley> Instructor Music 2018/2019
Dr. Carrie Kennedy-Lightsey Assistant Professor Communication Studies 2019/2020
Dr. Kefa Onchoke> Associate Professor Chemistry 2018/2019
Dr. Brian Murphy{} Dean Liberal & Applied Arts 2018/2019
Dr. Mikhail Kouliavtsev++ Chair Economics & Finance 2018/2019
Dr. Hans Williams{} Dean Forestry & Agriculture 2019/2020
Mr. Chris Talbot ++ Director Art 2019/2020
Ms. Mary Smith
Director Center for Teaching & Learning
Megan Weatherly DE Coordinator Center for Teaching & Learning ex officio
Mark Montgomery> Assistant Professor Elementary Education 2019/2020
Paula Griffin> Assistant Professor Elementary Education 2019/2020
Kathy Sheriff> Assistant Professor Human Services 2019/2020
> Elected by Faculty Senate
{} Elected by Deans Council
++ Elected by Chairs Forum

Study of Instructional Issues, Spring 2015