Sandra C. Coyner

Dr. Sandra Coyner

Sandra C. Coyner Ed.D.

Interim Chair
Curricular & Instructional Studies


Professional Service

External Service

  • External Reviewer, Tenure for Dr. Kim Kline, Buffalo State University, January 2011
  • Member, Advisory Committee, Cuyahoga Valley Career Center, 2001

University Committee Service

  • Member, Akron Experience
    • Implementation Team, 2011-present
    • Academic Integration and Communication Implementation Team, 2011-present
  • Member, Graduate Council, 2008-2011
  • Member, Graduate Council Curriculum Committee, 2008-2011
    • Chair, 2010-2011
    • Vice Chair, 2008-2010
  • Member, University Faculty Research Committee, 2007-present
  • Student Judicial Affairs
    • Chair, Sexual Assault Board, 2010-present
    • Trained Hearing Adviser, 2008
    • University Hearing Board, 2007-present
  • Member, Zips Programming Network Faculty Advisory Board, 2007-2008, 2008-2009
  • Member, Student Assessment Task Force, 1995-2000
  • Adviser, Pi Lambda Theta, 2000-2002
  • Member, North Central Association Steering Committee, 1995-1998

College Committee Service

  • Chair, College of Education College Tenure and Promotion Committee (CTPC), 2009-2010
  • Member, College of Education Executive Committee, 2007-2008, 2009-2010
  • Member, College of Education Grievance Committee, 2006, 2007, 2007-2008
    • Chair, 2007-2008
  • Member, College of Education Graduate Studies Committee, 2005-2006
  • Member, College of Education Personnel Committee, 2003-2005
    • Chair, 2003-2004
  • Adviser, Student Association for Graduates in Education (SAGE), 2004-present
  • Chair, Search Committee – Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, 2004
  • Secretary, College of Education College Council, 2002-2003
  • E-Portfolio Ad hoc Committee, 2002-2003
  • Chair, Teacher Education Assembly Governance Standard Subcommittee, 2002-2004
  • Member, College Community Committee, 2000-2002
    • Chair, 2001-2002
  • Chair, Search Committee - Educational Outreach Coordinator, 1996
  • Member, Teacher Education Assembly, 1996-2000, 2001-2003, 2003-2004
  • Chair, College of Education Accreditation Committee, 1995-2000
  • Chair, College of Education Assessment Committee, 1995-2000
  • Chair, Search Committee - Director of Technology, 1995, 1998
  • Member, Graduate Committee, 1995-1996
  • Member, Administrative Council, 1993-2000
  • Member, College Council, 1993-Present

Department Committee Service

  • Chair, Higher Education Administration Program Review Committee, 2009-2010
  • Member, Ed.D. Program Review Committee, 2009-2010
  • Member, Ed.D. Admissions Ad hoc Committee, 2009-2010
  • Member, Department of Educational Foundations and Leadership Personnel Committee, 2007-2009
  • Member, Department of Educational Foundations and Leadership Promotion Committee, 2006-present
  • Member, Doctoral Cyclical Schedule Review Ad hoc Committee, 2008
  • Member, Departmental RTP Guidelines Review Ad hoc Committee, 2008
  • Faculty Chair – Department of Educational Foundations and Leadership, 2006-2007
  • Member, Department of Educational Foundations and Leadership Executive Committee, 2006-   2007
  • Member, Department of Educational Foundations and Leadership Curriculum and Assessment    Committee, 2005-2006
  • Assessment Leader, Higher Education Administration Program, 2005-present
  • Chair, Ed.D. Admissions Ad hoc Committee, 2005
  • Chair, Search Committee – Assistant Professor, Educational Foundations & Leadership (HE),     2004-2005
  • Chair, Ph.D. Departmental Review Committee – 2003-2004
  • Higher Education Program Review Ad hoc Committee, 2001-2004