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Committees

Contact: Tamara Johnson
Location: College of Nursing
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210
Phone: 315 464-4276
Email: JohnsTam@upstate.edu

Curriculum and Assessment

  • Chair: Justin Waryold, DNP, RN, ANP-C, ACNP-BC, GS-C,CNE, FAANP
  • Members:
    Kathryn Holliday, DNP, CPNP, CNE
    Patricia Powers, DNP, MPA, RN, FNP-C, PMHNP
    Mary Catherine Forgea, MSN, RN
    Michelle Corona, MS, BSN, RN
    Tamara Johnson, Support Staff
    Somer Delsignore (DNP program), Student Representative
    Kyra Danneker (DNP program), Student Representative
    Jennifer Martin-Tse, Registrar (Ex-Officio)
    Pam Youngs-Maher, Distance Learning (Ex-Officio)
    Abigail Smith, Library (Ex-Officio)
    Olivia Tsistinas, Library (Ex-Officio)
  • Purpose: Review curricula of each program at least once every 2 years to determine if objectives of the programs are being met in an effective manner and propose any needed changes to full faculty; review, and propose to faculty all proposals for new programs or tracks; review and propose to faculty all proposals for revisions in established programs.

Outcomes and Evaluation Committee

  • Chair: Amanda Brown, PhD,RN 
  • Members:
    Karen Klingman, PhD, RN (representative to SLOC)
    Edward Thompson, DNP, NP, PMHNP-BC
    Megan Wolfe, DNP, MS Ed., FNP-C, RD, RN, CMSRN, CNE
    Lauren Germain, PhD, UMU EAR Director (Ex-Officio)
    Alice Boyce, MS, Support Staff
    Stacie Corrigan (MS student), Student Representative
  • Purpose: Propose and implement a plan of program evaluation in relation to the CON mission and goals. Perform ongoing program evaluation of all programs by collecting and analyzing data related to student learning outcomes, program outcomes, and Essentials of Nursing Education to meet the standards for accreditation and strengthen the College of Nursing academic programs.

Admissions and Enrollment

  • Co-Chairs:
    Eric Rodriguez, MS, FNP-C

    Gabriela Lozanova, Admissions Advisor

  • Members: Kathryn Holliday, DNP, CPNP, CNE
    Megan Wolfe, DNP, MS Ed., FNP-C, RD, RN, CMSRN, CNE
    Jennifer Vaughn, DNP, RN, NE-BC (Ex-Officio)
    Autumn Duebbe (MS student), Student Representative
    Tamara Johnson, Support Staff
  • Alternate(s):
    Edward Thompson, DNP, NP, PMHNP-BC
    Florence Mandebvu, DNP, RN, GCNS-BC

Appointment, Promotion and Tenure

  • Chairs: Karen Kingman, PhD, RN
  • Members:
    Christopher Neville, PhD, PT, CHP, UMU Tenure Faculty Member
    Paula Trief, PhD, Department of Psychiatry, UMU Tenure Faculty Member
  • Purpose: Review, recommend and implement policy related to the appointment, promotion and tenure of College of Nursing faculty.

Policy and Student Affairs

  • Chair: Jennifer Vaughn, DNP, RN, NE-BC
  • Members: Florence Mandebvu, DNP, RN, GCNS-BC, Vice Chair
    Eric Rodriguez, MS, FNP-C
    Melissa Carr Rowe, Support Staff
    Tammy Austin-Ketch, PhD, FNP-BC, FAANP (Ex-Officio)
    Ranjapreet Nagra (MS student), Student Representative
  • Purpose: Review recommend and implement policies related to admission, retention, progression, and graduation of students enrolled in the nursing programs.

Faculty Assembly 

  • Chair: Patricia Powers, DNP, MPA, RN, FNP-C, PMHNP
  • Vice Chair: TBA
    Melissa Carr Rowe, Secretary
    Tammy Austin-Ketch, PhD, FNP-BC, FAANP (Ex-Officio)
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