2013-2014 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
2011-2012
2012-2013
2013-2014
2013-2014
2013-2014
Tenured & tenure-earning faculty Professor, Assoc Professor, Asst Professor Total Headcount   2 2 2 104 631
Total Person-Years   2.0 1.9 2.0 91.8 556.6
Person-Years Devoted To Instruction   0.6 0.5 0.4 45.8 305.0
Total FTE   2.6 2.6 2.6 122.4 742.1
FTE Devoted to Instruction   0.7 0.7 0.5 61.1 406.7
Non-tenure-earning faculty Instructors, Lecturers, Visiting Faculty Total Headcount         36 259
Total Person-Years         29.6 217.4
Person-Years Devoted To Instruction         24.7 178.6
Total FTE         39.4 289.9
FTE Devoted to Instruction         32.9 238.1
Other personnel paid on faculty pay plan Scholar/ Scientist/ Engineer, Research Assoc, Assoc In, Asst In, Postdoc Assoc Total Headcount   6 3 4 13 67
Total Person-Years   5.6 2.8 1.9 9.2 51.5
Person-Years Devoted To Instruction   0.1 0.0 0.0 3.3 7.4
Total FTE   7.4 3.7 2.5 12.3 68.7
FTE Devoted to Instruction   0.2 0.0 0.0 4.4 9.9
Adjuncts -- Total Headcount       3 50 600
Total Person-Years       0.4 11.9 113.6
Person-Years Devoted To Instruction       0.1 10.5 108.1
Total FTE       0.5 15.8 151.5
FTE Devoted to Instruction       0.2 14.0 144.2
Graduate Assistants -- Total Headcount   12 12 15 368 1,143
Total Person-Years   5.1 3.6 4.9 137.1 349.0
Person-Years Devoted To Instruction   1.1 1.2 4.7 120.4 234.8
Total FTE   6.7 4.8 6.6 182.8 465.4
FTE Devoted to Instruction   1.5 1.7 6.3 160.6 313.1
Other -- Total Headcount   3 1 3 44 249
Total Person-Years   1.1 0.9 1.3 10.2 42.1
Person-Years Devoted To Instruction   0.0 0.0 0.0 2.8 12.7
Total FTE   1.4 1.3 1.7 13.6 56.1
FTE Devoted to Instruction   0.0 0.0 0.0 3.7 17.0
Total Total Headcount   23 18 27 615 2,949
Total Person-Years   13.7 9.3 10.4 289.8 1,330.2
Person-Years Devoted To Instruction   1.9 1.8 5.2 207.5 846.7
Total FTE   18.2 12.4 13.9 386.3 1,773.6
FTE Devoted to Instruction   2.5 2.3 7.0 276.7 1,129.0

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
2011-2012
2012-2013
2013-2014
2013-2014
2013-2014
American Indian/Alaskan Native Male         1
Total         1
Asian or Pacific Islander           0
Female       7 29
Male       16 81
Total       23 110
Black (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female       1 33
Male       3 19
Total       4 52
Hispanic         1 1
Female       3 33
Male       4 21
Total       8 55
White (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female 2 1 1 24 277
Male 2 1 1 86 387
Total 4 2 2 110 664
Total         1 1
Female 2 1 1 35 372
Male 2 1 1 109 509
Total 4 2 2 145 882

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 Complex Systems College Total University Total
2013-2014
2013-2014
2013-2014
Asian or Pacific Islander Female     13
Male   3 10
Total   3 23
Black (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female   3 26
Male   1 20
Total   4 46
Hispanic Female   1 10
Male     11
Total   1 21
White (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female 1 22 290
Male 1 20 220
Total 2 42 510
Total Female 1 26 339
Male 1 24 261
Total 2 50 600

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
2011-2012
2012-2013
2013-2014
2013-2014
2013-2014
Course Level Type       2   740 5,152
Undergraduate Lecture/Seminar Sections Offered #
  # Enrolled   18   48,760 195,222
  Avg Section Enrollment   9.0   65.9 37.9
Sections Faculty-Taught #   2   506 3,565
%   100.0   68.4 69.2
Lab Sections Offered #       668 915
  # Enrolled       12,859 17,644
  Avg Section Enrollment       19.3 19.3
Sections Faculty-Taught #       300 384
%       44.9 42.0
Discussion Sections Offered #       122 270
  # Enrolled       3,853 7,589
  Avg Section Enrollment       31.6 28.1
Sections Faculty-Taught #       98 246
%       80.3 91.1
Other Course Types Sections Offered #       313 1,300
  # Enrolled       1,165 8,149
  Avg Section Enrollment       3.7 6.3
Sections Faculty-Taught #       294 984
%       93.9 75.7
Graduate Lecture/Seminar Sections Offered # 14 14 9 179 1,639
  # Enrolled 86 96 66 1,238 21,647
  Avg Section Enrollment 6.1 6.9 7.3 6.9 13.2
Sections Faculty-Taught # 14 14 9 170 1,403
% 100.0 100.0 100.0 95.0 85.6
Lab Sections Offered #       1 55
  # Enrolled       8 507
  Avg Section Enrollment       8.0 9.2
Sections Faculty-Taught #       1 36
%       100.0 65.5
Other Course Types Sections Offered # 21 42 36 659 1,979
  # Enrolled 30 62 70 1,007 5,590
  Avg Section Enrollment 1.4 1.5 1.9 1.5 2.8
Sections Faculty-Taught # 20 40 27 600 1,848
% 95.2 95.2 75.0 91.0 93.4

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
2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2013-2014
Professional           187
Bachelors         5,828 28,919
Masters/Specialist         203 4,569
Doctoral 18 17 15 15 271 971
Unclassified           2,912
Total 18 17 15 15 6,302 37,558

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 2013-2014 2013-2014
Professional Asian or Pacific Islander Female       14
Male       9
Total       23
Black (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female       7
Male       1
Total       8
Hispanic Female       20
Male       7
Total       27
White (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female       57
Male       68
Total       125
Not Reported Female       2
Male       2
Total       4
Total Female       100
Male       87
Total       187
Undergraduate American Indian/Alaskan Native Female     23 92
Male     19 88
Total     42 180
Asian or Pacific Islander Female     292 849
Male     154 668
Total     446 1,517
Black (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female     822 3,648
Male     330 2,216
Total     1,152 5,864
Hispanic Female     1,060 4,153
Male     483 2,940
Total     1,543 7,093
White (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female     1,531 7,204
Male     920 6,070
Total     2,451 13,274
Non-Resident Alien Female     87 342
Male     32 287
Total     119 629
Not Reported Female     48 213
Male     27 149
Total     75 362
Total Female     3,863 16,501
Male     1,965 12,418
Total     5,828 28,919
Graduate American Indian/Alaskan Native Female     3 15
Male       4
Total     3 19
Asian or Pacific Islander Female   1 12 148
Male     10 114
Total   1 22 262
Black (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female 2 2 10 652
Male 1 1 14 243
Total 3 3 24 895
Hispanic Female     24 495
Male 1 1 25 346
Total 1 1 49 841
White (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female 2 2 151 1,848
Male 6 6 137 1,211
Total 8 8 288 3,059
Non-Resident Alien Female 1   30 195
Male 1 1 54 213
Total 2 1 84 408
Not Reported Female 1 1 4 36
Male       20
Total 1 1 4 56
Total Female 6 6 234 3,389
Male 9 9 240 2,151
Total 15 15 474 5,540
Unclassified American Indian/Alaskan Native Female       1
Male       3
Total       4
Asian or Pacific Islander Female       136
Male       124
Total       260
Black (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female       276
Male       136
Total       412
Hispanic Female       299
Male       210
Total       509
White (Not of Hispanic Origin) Female       841
Male       728
Total       1,569
Non-Resident Alien Female       62
Male       67
Total       129
Not Reported Female       16
Male       13
Total       29
Total Female       1,631
Male       1,281
Total       2,912

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
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2013-2014 2013-2014
Undergraduate Total     1.4   4,045.6 15,526.9
             
Graduate Total   11.1 13.3 11.0 195.8 2,195.3
Grad I   3.4 4.9 3.8 80.2 1,796.2
Grad II   7.7 8.4 7.2 115.6 399.1
             
Classroom   9.9 12.5 9.2 157.2 2,064.1
Thesis-Dissertation   1.2 0.9 1.8 38.6 131.2
             
Grand Total   11.1 14.7 11.0 4,241.4 17,722.2

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
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2013-2014 2013-2014
Course Level FTE produced by students who are:       203.3 727.9
Lower Division Undergraduate Majors within the department
Majors outside the department, but within the college       847.2 1,753.5
Majors outside the college       1,661.6 4,312.6
Total       2,712.1 6,794.0
Upper Division Undergraduate FTE produced by students who are:       812.8 5,096.5
Majors within the department
Majors outside the department, but within the college   0.5   283.0 2,434.0
Majors outside the college   0.9   237.8 1,202.4
Total   1.4   1,333.6 8,732.9
Graduate FTE produced by students who are: 7.2 6.7 6.3 162.1 1,749.1
Majors within the department
Majors outside the department, but within the college 1.1 3.3 2.0 11.0 303.7
Majors outside the college 2.8 3.4 2.7 22.7 142.5
Total 11.1 13.3 11.0 195.8 2,195.3
Total FTE produced by students who are: 7.2 6.7 6.3 1,178.1 7,573.6
Majors within the department
Majors outside the department, but within the college 1.1 3.7 2.0 1,141.2 4,491.2
Majors outside the college 2.8 4.3 2.7 1,922.0 5,657.4
Total 11.1 14.7 11.0 4,241.4 17,722.2

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
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2013-2014
  Degrees awarded with a:       353.0
Associates Single major
All       353.0
Bachelors Degrees awarded with a: 34.0 40.0 864.0 4,813.0
Single major
Double or triple major 0.5 1.0 12.5 204.0
All 34.5 41.0 876.5 5,017.0
Masters Degrees awarded with a:     84.0 1,355.0
Single major
All     84.0 1,355.0
Specialist Degrees awarded with a:       35.0
Single major
All       35.0
Doctorate Degrees awarded with a: 2.0 1.0 27.0 128.0
Single major
All 2.0 1.0 27.0 128.0
Total Degrees awarded with a: 36.0 41.0 975.0 6,684.0
Single major
Double or triple major 0.5 1.0 12.5 204.0
All 36.5 42.0 987.5 6,888.0

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
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2013-2014 2013-2014
Undergraduate     0.8   19.5 18.3
Graduate   6.0 7.6 2.1 0.9 2.6
Total   6.0 8.4 2.1 20.4 20.9

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
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2013-2014
Associates 0 0 0 0.7
Bachelors 61.7 80.7 12.4 10.4
Masters 0 0 1.2 2.8
Specialist 0 0 0 0.1
Doctorate 3.6 2.0 0.4 0.3
Total 65.3 82.6 14.0 14.2

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
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2013-2014 2013-2014
Undergraduate # Sections         911 3,329
Mean Rating         2.0 1.9
Graduate # Sections   8 14 3 52 562
Mean Rating   1.6 1.7 1.6 1.7 1.6
Total # Sections   8 14 3 963 3,891
Mean Rating   1.6 1.7 1.6 2.0 1.8

Source: Student Perception of Teaching Results, Summer 2011 to Fall 2013



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
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2013-2014 2013-2014
Undergraduate # Sections         911 3,329
Mean Rating         2.2 2.0
Graduate # Sections   8 14 3 52 562
Mean Rating   2.0 2.0 2.0 1.9 1.9
Total # Sections   8 14 3 963 3,891
Mean Rating   2.0 2.0 2.0 2.2 2.0

Source: Student Perception of Teaching Results, Summer 2011 to Fall 2013



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
2011-2012
2012-2013
2013-2014
2013-2014
2013-2014
Departmental Research Tenured & tenure-earning faculty Professor, Assoc Professor, Asst Professor Person-Years   0.3 0.3 0.8 21.5 98.6
FTE   0.4 0.4 1.1 28.6 131.5
Non-tenure-earning faculty Instructors, Lecturers, Visiting Faculty Person-Years         2.4 6.0
FTE         3.2 8.0
Other personnel paid on faculty pay plan -- Person-Years   0.3 0.1 0.1 2.0 11.2
FTE   0.4 0.2 0.2 2.7 14.9
Total Person-Years   0.6 0.4 0.9 25.8 115.8
FTE   0.8 0.6 1.3 34.4 154.4
Sponsored Research Tenured & tenure-earning faculty Professor, Assoc Professor, Asst Professor Person-Years   0.4 0.4 0.2 6.0 24.9
FTE   0.6 0.6 0.3 8.0 33.2
Non-tenure-earning faculty Instructors, Lecturers, Visiting Faculty Person-Years         0.0 5.1
FTE         0.1 6.8
Other personnel paid on faculty pay plan -- Person-Years   5.1 2.6 1.8 3.2 25.6
FTE   6.8 3.5 2.4 4.3 34.2
Total Person-Years   5.5 3.1 2.0 9.3 55.7
FTE   7.4 4.1 2.6 12.4 74.2

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
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2013-2014 2013-2014
1. Books (including monographs & compositions) # 0 0 0 13 114
2. Other peer-reviewed publications # 0 0 0 232 1,019
3. All other publications # 0 0 0 31 565
4. Presentations at professional meetings or conferences # 0 0 0 278 1,517
5. Productions/Performances/Exhibitions # 0 0 0 29 330
6. Grant Proposals Submitted # 0 0 0 119 379
Sponsored Research & Program Expenditures            
7. Organized Research # $1,014,202 $704,924 $363,176 $4,180,736 $14,695,039
8. Sponsored Instruction # $7,390 $63,542 $134,525 $775,413 $5,452,045
9. Other Sponsored Activities # $0 $0 $0 $448,816 $3,337,595

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
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
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2013-2014 2013-2014
1. Books (including monographs & compositions) per faculty member   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2
2. Other peer-review publications per faculty member   0.0 0.0 0.0 2.2 1.6
3. All other publications per faculty member   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.9
4. Presentations at professional meetings or conferences per faculty member   0.0 0.0 0.0 2.7 2.4
5. Productions/Performances/Exhibitions per faculty member   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.5
6. Grant proposals submitted per faculty member   0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1 0.6
Sponsored Research & Program Expenditures            
7. Organized research expenditures per faculty member   $507,101 $352,462 $181,588 $40,199 $23,288
8. Sponsored instruction expenditures per faculty member   $3,695 $31,771 $67,263 $7,456 $8,640
9. Other sponsored activity expenditures per faculty member   $0 $0 $0 $4,316 $5,289

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
2013-2014 2013-2014
1. Faculty memberships on department, college or university committees # 315 2,534
2. Faculty memberships on community or professional committees # 59 1,000
3. Faculty serving as editors or referees for professional publications # 92 654

Source: College Dean's Offices



C 1-3 Efficiency Data
Complex Systems

  College Total University Total
2013-2014 2013-2014
1. Faculty memberships on department, college or university committees per faculty member   3.0 4.0
2. Faculty memberships on community or professional committees per faculty member   0.6 1.6
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)