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The Accreditation Activities Committee (ASEE/AAC) is responsible for selecting program evaluators for the following ABET-accredited engineering and engineering technology programs:
The Risk Management Committee is a standing committee of the ASEE Board of Directors. It shall assist the ASEE Board of Directors in fulfilling its responsibility to monitor:
The Constitution and Bylaws Committee is a standing committee reporting to the Board of Directors through the Most Immediate Past President. Its charge is to update and modify the ASEE Constitution and Bylaws as needed and to review the Society’s governance structure from the standpoint of the Constitution and Bylaws.
The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee is a standing committee reporting to the Board of Directors through the committee Chair. Its charge is to identify, implement, and oversee the actions associated with ASEE’s Diversity Strategic Plan. Its goal is to ensure that there is responsibility, continuity and accountability for progress regarding ASEE and diversity activities.
In order for the U.S. to remain technologically competitive, the engineering education community and profession must increase the engagement of our entire population in promoting engineering as a desired career option and promote the pursuit of engineering careers among those who have been historically under-represented within the engineering community. ASEE believes that regardless of gender, age, race, ethnic background, disability, sexual orientation or national origin, all individuals must be provided with equality of opportunity to pursue and advance in engineering careers.
The Fellow Member Committee is a standing committee reporting to the Board of Directors through the Most Immediate Past President. Its charge is to recommend the recipients of the honorary Fellow grade of membership, derived from active Society members who have been members in any grade for at least ten years, in recognition of outstanding contributions to education for engineering or engineering technology. The committee is also responsible for development of nomination forms and procedures and for recommending improvements in policies.
The International Advisory Committee is a standing committee reporting to the Board of Directors through the Vice President for External Relations. The general charge of this committee is to:
The Society shall have a Long Range Planning Committee, the chair of which shall be elected by the Board of Directors. The chair's term of office shall be at the discretion of the Board.
The Membership Policy Committee is a standing committee reporting to the Board of Directors through the Vice President for Member Affairs.The general charge of this committee is to:
There shall be a Nominating Committee of ASEE composed of one representative from each of the councils, chosen as specified in the ASEE bylaws, and the two immediate living Past Presidents of ASEE. The senior in time of office of the Past Presidents of ASEE shall serve as chair. Members of the Society Nominating Committee shall not be eligible for nomination for elective office by the Nominating Committee during their two years of service on the Committee. Members start service on the Nominating Committee at the beginning of the Annual Conference immediately preceding the Society Year in which the nominations are made.
Each year, the Nominating Committee of the Society shall nominate one or more candidates for President-Elect. In scheduled years, it will nominate one or more candidates for each of the appropriate (Art. III, Section 7) Professional Interest Councils; each odd numbered year, it will nominate one or more candidates for Vice President Member Affairs for election in each even numbered calendar year; and each even numbered year, it will nominate one or more candidates for Vice President External Relations and Vice President Finance for election in each odd numbered calendar year.
All nominees for these positions must be individual members or institutional member representatives of ASEE at the time of nomination, and must maintain their ASEE membership during their term of office.
The Projects Board is a standing committee whose chair is the ASEE Vice President of External Relations. The mission of the Projects Board is to carry out the functions specified in its bylaws as provided by the ASEE Board of Directors.
The Projects Board shall be concerned with the development, approval, management and operation of all projects formally involving ASEE. To achieve these objectives, this Board will:
The Vice President for External Affairs serves as Chair of the Projects Board. The terms of the members of the Projects Board shall be at the discretion of the Board of Directors. The Vice President for External Affairs usually recommends members to serve, which are approved by the Board of Directors.