Courses of Instruction (COCI)

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

Committee Roster 2018-19


  • Robert Ashmore (EALC) - Chair


  • Elad Alon (EECS)
  • Michael Anderson (ARE)
  • Lisa Barcellos (Public Health & Computational Biology)
  • Lucas Davis (Business)
  • Lauren Edelman (Sociology and Law)
  • L. Craig Evans (Mathematics) (Spring 2019 only)
  • Lee Fleming (IEOR & Business)
  • Elizabeth Honig (Art History) (Spring 2019 only)
  • Terry Johnson (Bioengineering) (Fall 2018 only)
  • Yury Kolomensky (Physics)
  • David Landreth (English)
  • Dan Melia (Rhetoric)
  • Lev Michael (Linguistics)
  • Martha Olney (Economics)
  • Zachary Pardos (Education)
  • Estelle Tarica (Spanish & Portuguese)
  • Noah Whiteman (Integrative Biology)

Student Members

  • Eliza Davis (ASUC)
  • Katherine Oosterbaan (Graduate Assembly)
  • Andy Theocharous (ASUC)

Ex Officio

  • Barbara Spackman (Italian Studies and Comparative Literature) - Division Chair - nonvoting
  • David Milnes (Music) - Division Secretary
  • James Porter (Rhetoric) - AMCULT Chair
  • Walter Wong (Registrar) - nonvoting


Meeting Schedule

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


Annual Report

Please contact the committee analyst for additional reports.