Academic Technologies Advisory Council

The Role of ATAC

Assist the Provost’s Office and the CIO in setting directions and priorities for developing, implementing, and evaluating instructional technology directions for the University. (November 2002)

  • Set directions and priorities for use of the University’s instructional technology resources. Pursue integration of instructional technology needs and directions with University information systems.
  • Identify new academic technologies to be investigated and piloted and, if found desirable, provided to the University. Develop, encourage and articulate the connection between research and the classroom.
  • Continually evaluate the instructional technology support provided to the University (both centrally and at the collegiate level) and recommend enhancements and changes.
  • Communicate instructional technology directions and initiatives to faculty, staff and students.
  • Solicit feedback from the University on instructional technology needs and desired directions.

Innovations in Teaching with Technology Awards

FY14 Call for Proposals

Proposals to the Innovations in Teaching with Technology Awards will be accepted Fall, 2014. Projects involving collaborative learning and student use of emerging technologies are encouraged, and projects should be new to the UI.

To learn more about this award program including the guidelines for submitting a proposal and past award winners, visit <>.

ATAC Members for FY14

Name College/Unit Department
Veeratrishul Allareddy College of Dentistry  
Dave Asprey College of Medicine Office of Student Affairs and Curriculum
Frederick Boehmke College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Political Science
Christine Catney College of Pharmacy  
Carolyn Colvin College of Education Teach & Learning
George De La Pena College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Dance
Joann Eland College of Nursing  
Kristi Ferguson College of Medicine Office of Consultation and Research in Medical Education
Les Finken Information Technology Services Instructional Services
Steve Fleagle Information Technology Services CIO
Jean Florman Center for Teaching  
Cristi Gleason College of Business  
Beth Ingram Office of the Provost  
Cordell Jeppsen Division of Continuing Education  
Maggie Jesse Information Technology Services Instructional Services
Boyd Knosp College of Medicine Information Technology
Dave Martin University Libraries  
Sue Otto College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Language Media Center
Albert Ratner College of Engineering