Core Curriculum Committee

USD's Core Curriculum is both a nod to our founding mission and a promising look at the future.

2019-20 Core Curriculum Committee Members

Core Curriculum Committee Members
Core Area Representative
Artistic Inquiry Jessica Patterson (CAS)
Critical Thinking and Information Literacy Hugh Burkhart (Copley) 
Ethical Inquiry Victor Carmona (CAS)
Diversity, Inclusion and Social Justice Jesse Mills (CAS)
Historical Inquiry Michael Gonzalez (CAS)
Integration Julia Cantzler (CAS) 
Literary Inquiry Kevin Guerrieri (CAS)
Mathematical Reasoning and Problem Solving Amy Buchmann (CAS)
Oral Communication Larry Williamson (CAS)
Philosophical Inquiry Turner Nevitt (CAS)
Quantitative Reasoning Daniel Lin (SB) 
Scientific and Technical Inquiry Greg Severn (CAS)
Second Language Competency Inigo Yanguas (CAS)
Social and Behavioral Inquiry Patricia Kowalski (CAS)
Theological and Religious Inquiry Mary Doak (CAS)
Writing Competency David Sullivan (CAS)
At Large Members Members
School of Business Simon Croom, Adriana Vamosiu, Wenli Xiao
Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering Susan Lord
 Ex-Officio  Members
 Core Curriculum Director  Bethany O'Shea
 Core Advisory Committee  Ron Kaufmann, Steve Conroy, Rick Olson
 Writing Program  Amanda Moulder
Associated Students Representative Angelo Tharp