SHARON ANN AIKEN-WISNIEWSKI portrait
  • Professor, Clinical, Educational Leadership&Policy
  • ELP Student Affairs Program Director, Educational Leadership&Policy
  • Professor (Clinical), Educational Leadership&Policy

Professional Service

  • Excellence in Academic Advising. Role: Fellow. Fellow for Frank Phillips College in Texas as they move through the Excellence in Academic Advising Process. I offer guidance and interpret data as they enhance the academic advising process and systems. This initiative is a collaborative venture between NACADA: Global Community for Academic Advising and The John Gardner Institute. 03/15/2020 - 05/02/2022
  • National Academic Advising Assn. (NACADA). Role: Co_Editor. Co-Editor for NACADA Journal. A peer reviewed publication that focuses on scholarly research for the field of academic advising. 11/01/2017 - 12/27/2019
  • Commission on Colleges (COC) of the Southern Assn. of Colleges (SACS). Role: Quality Enhancement Plan Evaluator. Commission on Colleges (COC) of the Southern Assn. of Colleges (SACS). Role: QEP Evaluator. November 2015 – QEP Lead Evaluator for institution in Georgia reaffirmation on-campus visit by Commission on Colleges (COC) of the Southern Assn. of Colleges (SACS). Scholarly Service. . Hours Served: 20. 10/16/2017 - 10/19/2017
  • Commission on Colleges (COC) of the Southern Assn. of Colleges (SACS). Role: QEP Evaluator. November 2015 – QEP Lead Evaluator for Thomas Nelson Community College, Hampton, VA reaffirmation on-campus visit by Commission on Colleges (COC) of the Southern Assn. of Colleges (SACS). 11/09/2015 - 11/12/2015
  • University of Hawaii Manoa. Role: External Evaluator for PRT Process. External evaluator for Promotion & Tenure Process for Junior Specialist Faculty at University of Hawaii, Manoa. 09/01/2015 - 10/15/2015

Internal Service

  • Convocation Committee. Member, 03/08/2021 - 05/07/2021. College service.
  • Ad Hoc Committee for Senate Schedule and University Holidays. Chair, 11/09/2020 - 03/01/2021. University service.
  • Scholarship Committee for ELP. Member, 08/24/2020 - 05/17/2021. Department service.
  • Scholarship Committee. Member, 08/24/2020 - 05/12/2021. College service.
  • Executive Committee Member for Academic Senate. Member, 07/01/2020 - 06/30/2021. University service.
  • Academic Senate. Senator for College of Education, 08/19/2019 - 05/10/2022. University service.
  • Chair for the Senate Advisory Committee for Academic Policy (SACAP). Chair, 08/21/2017 - 07/01/2018. University service.
  • Campus-wide Retention Reading Group for Undergraduate Education. Co-facilitator, 12/01/2015 - 05/31/2016. University service.
  • Committee member for Career Line Policy Development. Member, 10/01/2015 - present. College service.
  • M.Ed Student Affairs Recruitment and Admissions Committee. Chair, 09/01/2015 - present. Department service.
  • College of Education Library Committee. Member for ELP, 09/01/2015 - 06/30/2016. College service.
  • Developed and executed the first Beacons of Excellence Awards that involved selecting 6 recipients for 2012. Co-chair of Committee -Harvesting Best Practices, 09/2011 - present. University service.

Honors & Awards

  • Early Teaching Award. College of Education, 05/01/2020
  • U of U recognition to acknowledge excellence in supporting the student experience. 2015 Beacons of Excellence Award, 10/30/2015
  • Presidential Support to attend this 2 week leadership institute for women in higher education. HERS Leadership Institute, 06/13/2015
  • Advising Administrator Award & Rola Advising Administration Award. National Academic Advising Assn. (NACADA), 10/01/2007
  • Inducted as member. Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, 05/01/2007
  • Elmo R. and Frances Bennion Morgan Fellowship. Educational Leadership & Policy, 04/15/2006