Office of Educational Assessment Staff
Mary Jane K. DiMattio, RN, Ph.D.
Dr. Mary Jane K. DiMattio, Associate Professor of Nursing, has served as the inaugural OEA Director since its creation in spring 2014. Dr. DiMattio is an alumna of The University of Scranton, has a master’s degree in nursing education, and research-focused doctorate in Nursing from The University of Pennsylvania. She has served in a variety of capacities within and outside of the University in roles related to research, assessment, and continuous quality improvement. Most notably, Dr. DiMattio chairs the Nursing Department’s Evaluation Committee, charged with collecting, monitoring, and reporting outcome data for programmatic improvement and Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education accreditation. In addition, she chaired the Quality Committee of the Board at Mercy Hospital, continues to serve on the Board of Trustees at Regional Hospital of Scranton, and participates on a Nursing Research Council at Geisinger Health System. She also participated on the University committee that developed the initial draft ILOs in 2013. Having been a member of the Monitoring Report Coordinating Committee in spring 2014, Dr. DiMattio’s service in this new role has helped maintain important continuity and institutional knowledge in the development of our assessment processes through and beyond the context of the Monitoring Report.
Cyrus Olsen, Ph.D.
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OEA Meeting Minutes
The OEA meets bi-weekly throughout the academic year. In addition to the OEA Directors and Faculty Assessment Fellows, these meetings include the Associate Provost for Institutional Effectiveness, the OEA Assessment Analyst, and representatives from the CTLE and CAS Dean's Office. View minutes from OEA meetings this past academic year below:August 4, 2015 September 3, 2015 October 15, 2015 October 29, 2015 November 5, 2016 December 3, 2015 December 17, 2015 February 10, 2016 February 17, 2016 February 24, 2016 March 9, 2016 March 16, 2016 March 30, 2016