Research and Development Partners

Collaborative Activities – ARPE/Interwork

ARPE/Interwork

  • Multiple team teaching across degree programs within ARPE
  • Community partner involvement in teaching, portfolio reviews, dissertation committees, admissions decisions, faculty hires, and program review
  • Alumni involvement in teaching, portfolio reviews, dissertation committees, admissions decisions, faculty hires, professional development seminar for current students, and program review
  • Student involvement in admissions decisions, faculty hires, and program review
  • Student, alumni, and community partner involvement in advocacy for student perspectives with regard to university policies on admissions and financial aid

College

  • EdD degree with EDL
  • MA in Student Affairs degree with student affairs
  • Graduate assistantships funded by Student Affairs for MA students
  • Leadership Minor with student affairs
  • Admissions of other departmental TAs into our CCTC
  • Cross-departmental mentoring and coaching of faculty for PDS preparation and research agenda development
  • Cross-departmental representation in teaching MA programs in the Pacific

SDSU

  • NSF grant to design and evaluate learning of a virtual lab with Mechanical Engineering
  • FIPSE grant to design and evaluate learning of a virtual labs with Physics
  • FIPSE grant with Business to design and evaluate study abroad programs
  • Multiple assessment workshops and consultations with a variety of degree and service programs
  • Multiple assessment projects done by masters students in multiple departments
  • Interdisciplinary collaboration researching the impact of the SDSU Adams’ Project and Heartpower Performances
  • Internships of MA students in multiple programs particularly within Undergraduate Studies, Student Affairs, and Enrollment Management
  • Admissions of other departmental TAs into our CCTC

Community Partners

  • Grossmont and Cuyamaca Basic Skills studies and plans
  • Multiple internships by MA and EdD students in several programs at UCSD , San Marcos State University, and all of the community colleges within the region
  • Multiple assessment projects and consultations completed at UCSD, USD, San Marcos State University and all the community colleges done by MA students
  • Led design of EdD Impact Plan for the CSU
  • Multiple WASC consultations to assist institutions in implementing outcomes-based assessment program review
  • WASC Task force on guidelines for outcomes-based program review
  • WASC Task force on Degree Frameworks and Levels of Learning
  • Co-designer for WASC outcomes-based program review workshop
  • NSF grant for program evaluation with bio-fuels at UCSD
  • NSF grant for program evaluation for increase access to the PhD for minorities with UCSD
  • SDICCA’s support of CCTC

National

  • Student research that informed the NASPA/ACPA Core Competency conversation and produced a published and adopted document for the profession
  • Co-collaboration (e.g., publication, presentation) with master’s and EdD students from SDSU
  • Co-publication and co-presentation with faculty, administrators, and colleagues from around the country on research relevant to community colleges with a focus on equity, access, and student success
  • Advisory Board for the New Leadership Alliance certification process for outcomes-based assessment
  • Multiple MA internships across the country including Hawaii community colleges

International

  • MA and EdD Internships in Australia
  • MA degree programs in the Pacific
  • EdD internships in Palau
  • MA internships in Singapore and several Western European Countries

Universe

  • Keep putting out the Interwork love and joy and positive thinking