Courses of Instruction (COCI)

Approves new courses and modification in existing courses; considers requests for variances in course and graduation requirements.

Committee Roster 2022-2023


  • Felix Fischer (Chemistry) - Chair


  • Anne Baranger (Chemistry)
  • Patrick Bradshaw (Public Health)
  • Daylet Dominguez (Spanish and Portuguese) - Fall Only
  • John Ferrari (Classics)
  • Catherine Flynn (English)
  • Michael Jansson (Economics)
  • David Landreth (English) - Spring Only
  • Lisa Maher (Anthropology)
  • Line Mikkelsen (Linguistics)
  • Joel Moore (Physics)
  • Ali Niknejad (EECS)
  • Celine Pallud (ESPM)
  • Zachary Pardos (Education) - Fall Only
  • Kannan Ramchandra (EECS)
  • Michael Shapira (Integrative Biology)
  • Frederic Theunissen (Psychology)

Student Members

  • TBD (Graduate Assembly)
  •  (ASUC)
  • (ASUC)

Ex Officio

  • Mary Ann Smart (Music)– Division Chair (nonvoting)

  • J.Keith Gilless (ESPM and ARE) - Division Secretary
  • Patricia Baquedano-Lopez (Education) - AMCULT Chair
  • (Office of the Registrar)- Registrar - nonvoting

By Invitation

  • Susan Cass - Manager, Central Evaluation Unit- nonvoting


Meeting Schedule

Meets twice monthly on Fridays from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in 320 Stephens Hall. Also see COCI Meeting Information.