Research, Teaching, and Learning Technologies Committee (RTLTC)


As part of UC Berkeley’s IT Governance model, the Research, Teaching, and Learning Technologies Committee (RTLTC) supports UC Berkeley’s teaching, learning, and research missions by reviewing, evaluating, and recommending strategies, plans, and policies, regarding IT projects and services that support teaching, learning, and research goals of faculty and students. The committee solicits input from key stakeholders and constituencies across the campus, to ensure that institutional needs are being met, and policies and services offered are in alignment with the campus strategic direction.

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RTLTC membership is designed to be representative of campus research and teaching functions.

Voting Members

  • Randy Howard Katz, Vice Chancellor for Research, Co-Chair
  • Cathy Koshland, Vice Chancellor for Undergraduate Education, Co-Chair
  • Michael Boots, Academic Senate Graduate Council
  • Juana Maria Rodriguez, Academic Senate Undergraduate Council 
  • John (Jack) Colford, Academic Senate Committee on Research (COR)
  • TBD, Academic Senate Committee on Teaching (COT)
  • Tony Cascardi, Council of Humanities Social Science Deans (CoHSSD)
  • TBD, Council of Science and Engineering Deans (CoSED)
  • Alexandra Saum-Pascual, Department of Spanish and Portuguese
  • Beth Dupuis, Associate University Librarian for Educational Initiatives and User Services
  • David Trinkle, Director, Berkeley Research Development Office
  • Cathryn Carson, Associate Professor, Department of History
  • Bob Jacobsen, Dean of Undergraduate Studies, College of Letters and Science
  • TBD, Associated Students of the University of California (ASUC)
  • TBD, Graduate Assembly (GA)

Non-Voting Members

  • Jenn Stringer, AVC for Teaching and Learning and Chief Academic Technology Officer
  • Scott Shireman, CIO, University Extension

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RTLTC at a Glance

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 Dec. 14, 2017
Agenda & Meeting Materials

Dec. 1, 2016
Agenda & Meeting Materials

March 29, 2016
Agenda & Meeting Materials

Dec. 2, 2015
Agenda & Meeting Materials

Nov. 6, 2015
Agenda & Meeting Materials

April 20, 2015
Agenda & Meeting Materials

Feb. 6, 2015
Agenda & Meeting Materials

Meeting frequency: Twice per semester or as needed

Decision Domains

  • The scope of RTLTC review and recommendation is the areas of research, teaching and learning technologies.
  • The RTLTC brings policy issues and requests for funding to the IT Strategy Committee (ITSC), for review and recommendation to the IT Executive Committee (ITEC).
  • The RTLTC is charged with making recommendations to the IT Strategy Committee (ITSC) regarding policies, priorities and funding needs, for the areas of research, teaching, and learning.