2012-2013 Program Review
Complex Systems
 
I Instruction
A Assessment goals and outcomes for each degree program (reported separately)
B Input Data
 
B 1 Headcount, Person Years and FTE -- Overall and Devoted To Instruction
Complex Systems

  Complex Systems College Total University Total
2010-2011
2011-2012
2012-2013
2012-2013
2012-2013
Tenured & tenure-earning faculty Professor, Assoc Professor, Asst Professor Total Headcount   2 2 2 107 636
Total Person-Years   2.0 2.0 1.9 100.0 542.0
Person-Years Devoted To Instruction   0.5 0.6 0.5 54.4 308.0
Total FTE   2.6 2.6 2.6 133.4 722.7
FTE Devoted to Instruction   0.6 0.7 0.7 72.6 410.6
Non-tenure-earning faculty Instructors, Lecturers, Visiting Faculty Total Headcount         32 221
Total Person-Years         26.6 180.7
Person-Years Devoted To Instruction         22.8 149.5
Total FTE         35.4 240.9
FTE Devoted to Instruction         30.4 199.3
Other personnel paid on faculty pay plan Scholar/ Scientist/ Engineer, Research Assoc, Assoc In, Asst In, Postdoc Assoc Total Headcount   6 6 3 16 100
Total Person-Years   5.3 5.6 2.8 13.4 81.3
Person-Years Devoted To Instruction   0.1 0.1 0.0 3.7 13.8
Total FTE   7.1 7.4 3.7 17.9 108.5
FTE Devoted to Instruction   0.2 0.2 0.0 5.0 18.4
Adjuncts -- Total Headcount         32 597
Total Person-Years         8.1 107.3
Person-Years Devoted To Instruction         7.2 104.4
Total FTE         10.7 143.0
FTE Devoted to Instruction         9.6 139.2
Graduate Assistants -- Total Headcount   14 12 12 375 1,173
Total Person-Years   4.0 5.1 3.6 132.1 325.2
Person-Years Devoted To Instruction   3.5 1.1 1.2 110.6 212.4
Total FTE   5.3 6.7 4.8 176.2 433.6
FTE Devoted to Instruction   4.7 1.5 1.7 147.5 283.2
Other -- Total Headcount   6 3 1 50 241
Total Person-Years   2.8 1.1 0.9 14.2 39.8
Person-Years Devoted To Instruction   0.0 0.0 0.0 4.8 11.8
Total FTE   3.7 1.4 1.3 18.9 53.1
FTE Devoted to Instruction   0.0 0.0 0.0 6.4 15.7
Total Total Headcount   28 23 18 612 2,968
Total Person-Years   14.0 13.7 9.3 294.4 1,276.4
Person-Years Devoted To Instruction   4.1 1.9 1.8 203.6 799.9
Total FTE   18.7 18.2 12.4 392.5 1,701.8
FTE Devoted to Instruction   5.5 2.5 2.3 271.4 1,066.5

Source: Instruction and Research File
 
 
Report includes summer, fall and spring semester data
Faculty headcounts are unduplicated within year; faculty with appointments in multiple departments are counted in the department where they devoted most effort.
Adjuncts and Grad Assistants are counted in each department where they had an appointment.
Person-year= 1 person working full time for one year
1.00 FTE = .75 person-years



B 2 Instructional Faculty and Adjuncts By Gender and Ethnicity
Complex Systems

Instructional Faculty (Tenured, tenure-earning, & non-tenure-earning) Complex Systems College Total University Total
2010-2011
2011-2012
2012-2013
2012-2013
2012-2013
American Indian/Alaskan Native Male         1
Total         1
Asian or Pacific Islander         1 1
Female       7 28
Male       15 78
Total       23 107
Black (Not of Hispanic Origin)           1
Female       1 30
Male       3 18
Total       4 49
Hispanic         1 1
Female       3 34
Male       4 23
Total       8 58
White (Not of Hispanic Origin)         0 3
Female 2 2 1 23 276
Male 1 2 1 86 382
Total 3 4 2 109 661
Total         2 6
Female 2 2 1 34 368
Male 1 2 1 108 502
Total 3 4 2 144 876

Source: Instruction and Research File
Instructional Faculty includes tenured, tenure-earning and non-tenure-earning faculty members who taught a course during the year.



B 2 Instructional Faculty and Adjuncts By Gender and Ethnicity
Complex Systems

Adjuncts College Total University Total
2012-2013
2012-2013
American Indian/Alaskan Native Female   1
Total   1
Asian or Pacific Islander Female 1 11
Male 1 11
Total 2 22
Black (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female 3 33
Male   14
Total 3 47
Hispanic Female   10
Male   10
Total   20
White (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female 14 288
Male 13 219
Total 27 507
Total Female 18 343
Male 14 254
Total 32 597

Source: Instruction and Research File



B 3 Average Course Section Size and Percent of Sections Taught By Faculty
Complex Systems

  Complex Systems College Total University Total
2010-2011
2011-2012
2012-2013
2012-2013
2012-2013
Course Level Type         2 692 5,154
Undergraduate Lecture/Seminar Sections Offered #
  # Enrolled     18 47,552 192,004
  Avg Section Enrollment     9.0 68.7 37.3
Sections Faculty-Taught #     2 475 3,487
%     100.0 68.6 67.7
Lab Sections Offered #       633 931
  # Enrolled       12,456 18,859
  Avg Section Enrollment       19.7 20.3
Sections Faculty-Taught #       345 502
%       54.5 53.9
Discussion Sections Offered #       125 258
  # Enrolled       3,989 7,208
  Avg Section Enrollment       31.9 27.9
Sections Faculty-Taught #       78 211
%       62.4 81.8
Other Course Types Sections Offered #       322 1,380
  # Enrolled       974 8,897
  Avg Section Enrollment       3.0 6.4
Sections Faculty-Taught #       304 1,073
%       94.4 77.8
Graduate Lecture/Seminar Sections Offered # 11 14 14 167 1,575
  # Enrolled 74 86 96 1,386 22,406
  Avg Section Enrollment 6.7 6.1 6.9 8.3 14.2
Sections Faculty-Taught # 11 14 14 158 1,318
% 100.0 100.0 100.0 94.6 83.7
Lab Sections Offered #       1 42
  # Enrolled       20 465
  Avg Section Enrollment       20.0 11.1
Sections Faculty-Taught #       1 26
%       100.0 61.9
Other Course Types Sections Offered # 37 21 42 756 1,951
  # Enrolled 38 30 62 1,080 4,840
  Avg Section Enrollment 1.0 1.4 1.5 1.4 2.5
Sections Faculty-Taught # 35 20 40 703 1,831
% 94.6 95.2 95.2 93.0 93.8

Source: Instruction and Research File and Student Data Course File
 
'Other Course Types' includes DIS, Thesis/Dissertation Research, Individual Performance Instruction, Internships, etc.
Sections taught by tenured, tenure-earning and non-tenure-earning faculty are counted as 'faculty-taught'



B 4 a Majors Enrolled By Level (Annual Headcount)
Complex Systems (Program CIP: 421101)

  Complex Systems College Total University Total
2011-2012 2012-2013 2012-2013 2012-2013
Professional       124
Bachelors     5,617 28,523
Masters/Specialist     228 4,675
Doctoral 15 15 279 927
Unclassified       2,927
Total 15 15 6,124 37,176

Source: Student Data Course File
Note: For Annual Headcounts, each student is counted once whether enrolled in summer, fall or spring.
Students enrolled in more than one term during the year are included in the level of their latest term.



B 4 b Majors Enrolled (Annual Headcount) By Gender and Ethnicity
Complex Systems (Program CIP: 421101)

  Complex Systems College Total University Total
2011-2012 2012-2013 2012-2013 2012-2013
Professional Asian or Pacific Islander Female       8
Male       6
Total       14
Black (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female       1
Total       1
Hispanic Female       14
Male       3
Total       17
White (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female       41
Male       47
Total       88
Not Reported Female       2
Male       2
Total       4
Total Female       66
Male       58
Total       124
Undergraduate American Indian/Alaskan Native Female     23 96
Male     13 77
Total     36 173
Asian or Pacific Islander Female     247 776
Male     145 664
Total     392 1,440
Black (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female     769 3,535
Male     334 2,129
Total     1,103 5,664
Hispanic Female     952 3,922
Male     435 2,855
Total     1,387 6,777
White (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female     1,576 7,431
Male     956 6,217
Total     2,532 13,648
Non-Resident Alien Female     87 318
Male     30 294
Total     117 612
Not Reported Female     33 130
Male     17 79
Total     50 209
Total Female     3,687 16,208
Male     1,930 12,315
Total     5,617 28,523
Graduate American Indian/Alaskan Native Female     2 11
Male       8
Total     2 19
Asian or Pacific Islander Female   1 14 155
Male     13 119
Total   1 27 274
Black (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female 2 2 10 624
Male 1 1 20 265
Total 3 3 30 889
Hispanic Female     27 495
Male 1 1 25 318
Total 1 1 52 813
White (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female 2 2 158 1,926
Male 6 6 143 1,233
Total 8 8 301 3,159
Non-Resident Alien Female 1   38 177
Male 1 1 53 200
Total 2 1 91 377
Not Reported Female 1 1 4 41
Male       30
Total 1 1 4 71
Total Female 6 6 253 3,429
Male 9 9 254 2,173
Total 15 15 507 5,602
Unclassified American Indian/Alaskan Native Female       5
Male       4
Total       9
Asian or Pacific Islander Female       118
Male       120
Total       238
Black (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female       273
Male       143
Total       416
Hispanic Female       282
Male       207
Total       489
White (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female       854
Male       748
Total       1,602
Non-Resident Alien Female       64
Male       57
Total       121
Not Reported Female       30
Male       22
Total       52
Total Female       1,626
Male       1,301
Total       2,927

Source: Student Data Course File
Note: For Annual Headcounts, each student is counted once whether enrolled in summer, fall or spring.
Students enrolled in more than one term during the year are included in the level of their latest term.



Productivity Data
 
C 1 Annualized State-Fundable FTE Produced By Level
Complex Systems

  Complex Systems College Total University Total
2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2012-2013 2012-2013
Undergraduate Total       1.4 3,948.6 15,335.0
             
Graduate Total   10.6 11.1 13.3 228.2 2,223.7
Grad I   3.2 3.4 4.9 98.5 1,838.4
Grad II   7.4 7.7 8.4 129.7 385.2
             
Classroom   9.3 9.9 12.5 183.2 2,085.9
Thesis-Dissertation   1.3 1.2 0.9 45.1 137.7
             
Grand Total   10.6 11.1 14.7 4,176.9 17,558.6

Source: Student Data Course File
Based On State-Fundable Credit Hours
Note: Grad I and Grad II groups will sum to Graduate Total; Classroom and Thesis-Dissertation will sum to Graduate Total.



C 2 Annualized State-Fundable FTE Produced In/Out Of Department or College
Complex Systems

  Courses offered by:
Complex Systems College of Science University Total
2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2012-2013 2012-2013
Course Level FTE produced by students who are:       202.4 729.1
Lower Division Undergraduate Majors within the department
Majors outside the department, but within the college       839.9 1,743.9
Majors outside the college       1,606.2 4,111.2
Total       2,648.5 6,584.2
Upper Division Undergraduate FTE produced by students who are:       785.7 5,103.4
Majors within the department
Majors outside the department, but within the college     0.5 268.5 2,343.8
Majors outside the college     0.9 246.0 1,303.6
Total     1.4 1,300.2 8,750.8
Graduate FTE produced by students who are: 6.4 7.2 6.7 188.3 1,730.7
Majors within the department
Majors outside the department, but within the college 2.2 1.1 3.3 17.0 348.5
Majors outside the college 2.1 2.8 3.4 22.9 144.4
Total 10.6 11.1 13.3 228.2 2,223.7
Total FTE produced by students who are: 6.4 7.2 6.7 1,176.3 7,563.2
Majors within the department
Majors outside the department, but within the college 2.2 1.1 3.7 1,125.4 4,436.2
Majors outside the college 2.1 2.8 4.3 1,875.1 5,559.3
Total 10.6 11.1 14.7 4,176.9 17,558.6

Source: Student Data Course File
Based On State-Fundable Credit Hours



C 3 Degrees Awarded
Complex Systems (Program CIP: 421101)

  Complex Systems College Total University Total
2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2012-2013 2012-2013
  Degrees awarded with a:         297.0
Associates Single major
All         297.0
Bachelors Degrees awarded with a: 22.0 34.0 40.0 707.0 4,861.0
Single major
Double or triple major 2.5 0.5 1.0 10.5 263.0
All 24.5 34.5 41.0 717.5 5,124.0
Masters Degrees awarded with a:       92.0 1,413.0
Single major
Double or triple major       1.0 2.0
All       93.0 1,415.0
Specialist Degrees awarded with a:         25.0
Single major
All         25.0
Doctorate Degrees awarded with a: 4.0 2.0 1.0 35.0 103.0
Single major
All 4.0 2.0 1.0 35.0 103.0
Total Degrees awarded with a: 26.0 36.0 41.0 834.0 6,699.0
Single major
Double or triple major 2.5 0.5 1.0 11.5 265.0
All 28.5 36.5 42.0 845.5 6,964.0

Source: Student Data Course File
Note: Degrees awarded with multiple majors may result in fractional degree totals for some groups.
A degree awarded with a single major contributes 1 degree, a double major contributes 1/2 degree in each major,
and a triple major contributes 1/3 degree in each major to the degree totals.



Efficiency Data
 
D 1 Annualized FTE Produced Per Instructional Person-Year
Complex Systems

  Complex Systems College Total University Total
2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2012-2013 2012-2013
Undergraduate       0.8 19.4 19.1
Graduate   2.6 6.0 7.6 1.1 2.8
Total   2.6 6.0 8.4 20.5 21.9

Source: Instruction and Research File and Student Data Course File
Includes Instructional Person-Years from all personnel categories.
Annualized FTE (C 1) produced for each person-year devoted to instruction (B 1 department total).



D 2 Degrees Awarded Per FACULTY Instructional Person Year
Complex Systems (Program CIP: 421101)

  Complex Systems College Total University Total
2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2012-2013 2012-2013
Associates 0 0 0 0 0.6
Bachelors 54.3 61.7 80.7 9.3 11.2
Masters 0 0 0 1.2 3.1
Specialist 0 0 0 0 0.1
Doctorate 8.9 3.6 2.0 0.5 0.2
Total 63.1 65.3 82.6 11.0 15.2

Source: Instruction and Research File and Student Data Course File
Includes Instructional Person-Years from Tenured, Tenure-earning and Non-tenure-earning faculty only
Number of Degrees (C 3) produced for each Faculty person-year devoted to instruction (B 1 tenured, tenure-earning and non-tenure-earning faculty).



Effectiveness Data
 
E 1 Rating of Quality of Instruction (item 20) and Instructor (item 21) from Student Perception of Teaching (SPOT)
Complex Systems

Scale 1=Excellent 5=Poor 20. Rate the quality of instruction as it contributed to your learning in the course.
Complex Systems College Total University Total
2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2012-2013 2012-2013
Undergraduate # Sections         1,510 5,771
Mean Rating         2.0 1.9
Graduate # Sections   9 8 14 130 1,016
Mean Rating   1.9 1.6 1.7 1.7 1.7
Total # Sections   9 8 14 1,640 6,787
Mean Rating   1.9 1.6 1.7 2.0 1.8

Source: Student Perception of Teaching Results



Effectiveness Data
 
E 1 Rating of Quality of Instruction (item 20) and Instructor (item 21) from Student Perception of Teaching (SPOT)
Complex Systems

Scale: 1=One of Most Effective 5=One of Least Effective 21. What is your rating of this instructor compared to other instructors you have had?
Complex Systems College Total University Total
2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2012-2013 2012-2013
Undergraduate # Sections         1,510 5,771
Mean Rating         2.2 2.0
Graduate # Sections   9 8 14 130 1,016
Mean Rating   2.0 2.0 2.0 1.9 1.9
Total # Sections   9 8 14 1,640 6,787
Mean Rating   2.0 2.0 2.0 2.1 2.0

Source: Student Perception of Teaching Results



E 2 Mean Rating of Satisfaction With Instruction & Advising In Program
Complex Systems

  Complex Systems College Total University Total
2000-2001 2002-2003 2004-2005 2006-2007 2008-2009 2010-2011 2012-2013 2012-2013
Student Level               1 356 2,211
Undergraduate Quality of courses in degree program # Responses
  Mean           4.0 3.0 3.0
Quality of instructors in degree program # Responses           1 333 2,137
  Mean           4.0 2.9 3.0
Quality of advising in college advising office # Responses           1 310 1,933
  Mean           4.0 2.8 2.8
Quality of advising by faculty # Responses           1 257 1,808
  Mean           4.0 2.8 2.9
Graduate Quality of courses in degree program # Responses 2 3 16 2 1   13 476
  Mean 3.5 4.0 3.6 3.0 3.0   3.3 3.1
Quality of instructors in degree program # Responses 2 3 14 2 1   14 461
  Mean 4.0 3.6 3.7 4.0 3.0   3.4 3.2
Quality of advising in college advising office # Responses 0 0 6 2 1   7 308
  Mean     3.6 2.5 3.0   2.8 3.0
Quality of advising by faculty # Responses 2 3 15 2 1   12 358
  Mean 3.5 4.0 3.6 3.0 3.0   3.1 3.1

Scale 1=Poor 4=Excellent
Source: Student Satisfaction Survey



II. Research, Creative & Scholarly Activities
A Assessment Goals and Outcomes for Research (reported separately)
B 1 Faculty Person Years and FTE Devoted to Research
Complex Systems

  Complex Systems College Total University Total
2010-2011
2011-2012
2012-2013
2012-2013
2012-2013
Departmental Research Tenured & tenure-earning faculty Professor, Assoc Professor, Asst Professor Person-Years   0.2 0.3 0.3 20.0 92.7
FTE   0.3 0.4 0.4 26.7 123.6
Non-tenure-earning faculty Instructors, Lecturers, Visiting Faculty Person-Years         1.4 4.1
FTE         1.8 5.5
Other personnel paid on faculty pay plan -- Person-Years   0.7 0.3 0.1 1.6 15.9
FTE   1.0 0.4 0.2 2.1 21.2
Total Person-Years   1.0 0.6 0.4 22.9 112.8
FTE   1.3 0.8 0.6 30.6 150.4
Sponsored Research Tenured & tenure-earning faculty Professor, Assoc Professor, Asst Professor Person-Years   0.6 0.4 0.4 6.4 24.9
FTE   0.8 0.6 0.6 8.5 33.2
Non-tenure-earning faculty Instructors, Lecturers, Visiting Faculty Person-Years         0.3 3.7
FTE         0.4 4.9
Other personnel paid on faculty pay plan -- Person-Years   4.4 5.1 2.6 7.3 38.2
FTE   5.9 6.8 3.5 9.8 50.9
Total Person-Years   5.0 5.5 3.1 14.0 66.8
FTE   6.7 7.4 4.1 18.7 89.0

Source: Instruction and Research File
'Other personnel paid on faculty pay plan' includes Scholar/Scientist/Engineer (all ranks), Research Assoc, Assoc In, Asst In, Postdoctoral Assoc
 
Includes summer, fall and spring semester data
Person-year= 1 person working full time for one year
1.00 FTE = .75 person-years



C 1-9 Research/Scholarly Productivity
Complex Systems

  Complex Systems College Total University Total
2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2012-2013 2012-2013
1. Books (including monographs & compositions) # 0 0 0 22 146
2. Other peer-reviewed publications # 0 0 0 229 1,161
3. All other publications # 0 0 0 31 501
4. Presentations at professional meetings or conferences # 0 0 0 308 1,435
5. Productions/Performances/Exhibitions # 0 0 0 36 377
6. Grant Proposals Submitted # 0 0 0 109 385
Sponsored Research & Program Expenditures            
7. Organized Research # $1,302,193 $1,014,202 $704,924 $8,625,887 $15,603,749
8. Sponsored Instruction # $32,872 $7,390 $63,542 $1,242,409 $6,138,254
9. Other Sponsored Activities # $0 $0 $0 $620,037 $2,565,166

Sources: College Dean's Office and Division of Research (Grant Proposals Submitted & Sponsored Research & Program Expenditures)
 
Note: Grant Proposals Submitted includes proposals administered by the Division of Research only. This number does not include funding proposals administered by the FAU Foundation footnote4 University Total Grant Proposals Submitted excludes proposals submitted by units outside the University's Colleges (e.g., IRM, Library).
 
Sponsored Research and Program Expenditures excludes expenditures by units outside the University's Colleges (e.g., Library, Henderson School).
 
Organized Research: All research and development activities of an institution that are separately budgeted and accounted for.
Sponsored Instruction: Instructional or training activity established by grant, contract, or cooperative agreement.
Other Sponsored Activities: Programs and projects financed by Federal and non Federal agencies and organizations which involve the performance of work other than instruction and organized research (e.g., health or community service projects).



D 1-9 Efficiency Data
Complex Systems

  Complex Systems College Total University Total
2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2012-2013 2012-2013
1. Books (including monographs & compositions) per faculty member   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2
2. Other peer-review publications per faculty member   0.0 0.0 0.0 2.1 1.8
3. All other publications per faculty member   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.8
4. Presentations at professional meetings or conferences per faculty member   0.0 0.0 0.0 2.9 2.3
5. Productions/Performances/Exhibitions per faculty member   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.6
6. Grant proposals submitted per faculty member   0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.6
Sponsored Research & Program Expenditures            
7. Organized research expenditures per faculty member   $651,096 $507,101 $352,462 $80,616 $24,534
8. Sponsored instruction expenditures per faculty member   $16,436 $3,695 $31,771 $11,611 $9,651
9. Other sponsored activity expenditures per faculty member   $0 $0 $0 $5,795 $4,033

Scholarly output(Section II, C 1-9) per tenured and tenure earning faculty member (Section I B 1)



III. Service
A Assessment Goals and Outcomes for Service (reported separately)
B 1-3 Service Productivity
Complex Systems

  College Total University Total
2012-2013 2012-2013
1. Faculty memberships on department, college or university committees # 273 2,348
2. Faculty memberships on community or professional committees # 69 972
3. Faculty serving as editors or referees for professional publications # 96 611

Source: College Dean's Offices



C 1-3 Efficiency Data
Complex Systems

  College Total University Total
2012-2013 2012-2013
1. Faculty memberships on department, college or university committees per faculty member   2.6 3.7
2. Faculty memberships on community or professional committees per faculty member   0.6 1.5
3. Faculty serving as editors or referees for professional publications per faculty member   0.9 1.0

Faculty committee memberships and faculty serving as editors or referees (Section III B 1-3) per tenured and tenure earning faculty member (Section I B 1)