Ronald L. Carter, provost and professor of biology at Loma Linda University, joined the Commission in 2012. He came to Loma Linda in 1989 to teach in the Department of Natural Sciences, where he later became the Chair. In May 2005, he became the founding Dean of the newly established School of Science & Technology; in August 2006, he was selected to be the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs; and in December 2008 he was appointed to the position of Provost.
The WASC Senior College and University Commission is committed to serving the public and its institutions. Our chief goals are to:
- Promote institutional engagement in issues of educational effectiveness and student learning
- Develop a culture of evidence that informs decision making
- Foster active interchange among public and independent institutions