Membership Committee

The Membership Committee considers applications for new and renewing members of UCAR. This committee is also responsible for reviewing criteria for membership, updating the procedures for new and renewal applications, and reporting recommendations regarding membership to the Member Representatives.

Under the UCAR bylaws, the Membership Committee must have at least five members that each serve a renewable term of three years. Committee members do not have to be member representatives or from a member university.

 Committee Members

Jim Carton, Chair
University of Maryland
William Beasley
University of Oklahoma
Ken Bowman
Texas A&M University
Mary Hudson 
Dartmouth College
Daniel Keyser
SUNY Albany
Kirk Maasch
University of Maine
Tom Mote 
University of Georgia
Len Pietrafesa
North Carolina State University
Karen Shell
Oregon State University
Todd Sikora
Millersville University
George Young
Pennsylvania State University


 Current Review Cycle

2015 Member Renewals:

University Primary Reviewer Secondary Reviewer
California Institute of Technology  Jim Carton  George Young
University of California - Davis  Bill Beasley  Todd Sikora
Central Michigan University  Ken Bowman  Karen Shell
College of Charleston  Tom Mote  Jim Carton
University of Delaware  Tom Mote  Len Pietrafesa
Georgia Institute of Technology  Mary Hudson  Dan Keyser
McGill University  Kirk Maasch  Tom Mote
Metropolitan State College of Denver  Dan Keyser  George Young
Naval Postgraduate School  Len Pietrafesa  Kirk Maasch
Nevada System of Higher Education  Karen Shell  Dan Keyser
University of New Hampshire  Todd Sikora  Ken Bowman
Oregon State University  George Young  Bill Beasley
Purdue University  Jim Carton  Ken Bowman
Universidad Metropolitana  Bill Beasley  Ken Bowman
Utah State University  Todd Sikora  Mary Hudson


2015 New Member Applications:

University Review and Site Visit Team
Dartmouth College Todd Sikora, Tom Bogdan
Embry-Riddle Univeristy  Kirk Maasch, Tom Bogdan
San Diego State University  Karen Shell, Tom Bogdan
University of British Columbia  Len Pietrafesa, Tom Bogdan


2015 Schedule

January 12 Membership Committee Conference Call
April 30 Renewal and New Membership Applications due
July 6 Committee Reviews are due
July 13 Membership Committee Conference Call to discuss, vote and finalize committee recommendations
October 13-14 UCAR Member's Meeting

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