The Review of Academic Proposals (RAP) Team serves as consultants for academic and staff leaders to facilitate discernment (triaging, vetting and shepherding) of strategic academic initiatives (proposals) designed to fulfill and extend the mission of Biola University. The discernment process is comprehensive, yet designed to be clear, transparent, efficient and effective so that approved programs can be delivered thoughtfully and rapidly.

Group Members

Senior Associate Provost, Academic Affairs
Susan Ishii
Chief Educational Technology Officer
Dean of Academic Records and University Registrar
Amanda Slaughter
Associate Vice President, University Admissions
Associate Vice President, University Marketing
Director of Educational Effectiveness
David Bowers
Director, University Budget
James Hampson
Director of Graduate Admissions


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