Distance Education Working Group (2014)



The working group of distance education was charged with determining whether Rice needs a policy on the creation and evaluation of distance education courses. We define distance education as: a formal educational process in which the majority of the instruction (interaction between students and instructors and among students) in a course occurs when students and instructors are not in the same place


  • Jeff Fleisher, Chair
  • Anatoly Kolomeisky
  • Kirsten Ostherr
  • Joe Warren
  • Josh Eyler, ex officio
  • Caroline Levander, ex officio


Read the report from the working group.