What you need to know

The Subcommittee on the Communication Requirement (SOCR) is a permanent subcommittee of the Committee on the Undergraduate Program (CUP). Its membership includes one faculty co-chair from the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (SHASS) and one faculty co-chair from the School of Engineering or the School of Science; and in addition, one faculty member from each of the five Schools; two undergraduates; and ex officiis, the Vice Chancellor, the Dean of SHASS, and the head of Comparative Media Studies/Writing, or their designated representatives. The Registrar's Office provides administrative support. For more information about SOCR, email socr@mit.edu.


2018-2019 Subcommittee on the Communication Requirement

Chris Kaiser, School of Science Co-chair, Biology
Rosalind Williams, SHASS Co-chair, Science, Technology, and Society
Kathleen MacArthur, Executive Officer and Associate Dean for Curriculum and Faculty Support

Faculty

department

Adam Albright Linguistics
Lauren Jacobi  Architecture
Jesse Kroll Civil and Environmental Engineering
Ray Reagans Management
TBD School of Science Representative 

Students

 
Elizabeth Harkavy  Undergraduate Representative '20
Matisse Pepet

Undergraduate Representative '20

Ex officio

 
Edward Schiappa Head of Comparative Media Studies/Writing
TBD Designated Representative, Vice Chancellor 
Agustin Rayo Designated Representative, Dean of SHASS 

GUEST

 
Suzanne Lane Designate for the Head of Comparative Media Studies/Writing

STAFF

 
Jason Donath  Staff Associate
Thomas Scahill  Staff Associate