Courses of Instruction (COCI)

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

Committee Roster 2021-2022


  • Estelle Tarica (Spanish & Portuguese) - Chair


  • Anne Baranger (Chemistry)
  • Patrick Bradshaw (Public Health)
  • Julia Fawcett (TDPS)
  • John Ferrari (Classics)
  • Felix Fischer (Chemistry)
  • Massimiliano Fratoni (Nuclear Engineering)
  • Michael Jansson (Economics)
  • Terry Johnson (Bioengineering)
  • David Landreth (English)
  • Carlos Noreña (History)
  • Celine Pallud (ESPM)
  • Zachary Pardos (Education)
  • Michael Shapira (Integrative Biology)
  • Frederic Theunissen (Psychology)

Student Members

  • TBD (Graduate Assembly)
  • Jai Sharma (ASUC)
  • Daniel Sosa (ASUC)

Ex Officio

  • Ronald C. Cohen (Chemistry/Earth and Planetary Science) – Division Chair (nonvoting)

  • J.Keith Gilless (ESPM and ARE) - Division Secretary
  •  - AMCULT Chair
  • Walter Wong (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.