Dean’s Executive Council - Department of Engineering Technology
The Dean’s Executive Council (DEC) provides vision and direction to COTC's Business, Information and Engineering Technology Division to meet the needs of local industry and the community at-large.
Advise on issues related to the learning, discovery and engagement goals and objectives of the Department.
Provide feedback to the Department on overall subject matter relevancy in today’s workplace environment to ensure the program keeps pace with current business and state-of-the-art technological evolutions.
Initiate and develop mutually beneficial partnerships between the Department and business, industry and government.
Develop resources in the form of scholarships, endowments, donation and gifts for program, student and faculty development in the Department.
Provide opportunities for internships and co-op positions for Department students and provide employment opportunities for graduates.
Contribute in some manner to the advancement of the Department. This can be in a variety of capacities, e.g., grants, co-op/internship opportunities, scholarships, work projects, equipment, expertise, etc.
Membership and Duration of Service
Each Council member will serve based upon needs expressed by the Council member or the School.
The Dean’s Executive Council shall meet twice per year. Typically, meetings are held in May and November.
Next Scheduled Meeting: To be announced this fall.