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External Review Team

The membership of UC Merced's review team for reaffirmation of accreditation follows.


Michael V. Drake


Ohio State University


Assistant Chair

Cathie Atkins

Professor and Associate Dean, College of Sciences

Director, pICT, Division of Undergraduate Studies

San Diego State University

Team Members


Howard Daudistel

Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, University of Texas El Paso

Francisco J. Hernandez

Emeritus Vice Chancellor for Students, Unversity of Hawaii, Manoa

Mathew Hull

Associate Vice Chancellor, Unversity of California, Riverside

Panos Papadopoulas

Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Califorinia, Berkeley