Air University Academic Affairs (AU/A3)
/ Published August 02, 2019
Dr. Mark J. Conversino is the Chief Academic Officer, Air University, Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama. In this position, Dr. Conversino is the principal architect of the resident and nonresident (distributed learning) components of the continuum of education. The Chief Academic Officer provides oversight of curriculum integration throughout the continuum and is the office of primary responsibility for the continuum 's strategic guidance and assessment of compliance. He advises the Air University commander and president on the review and selection of all key faculty members. Dr. Conversino also provides overarching guidance and the educational leadership to achieve its high standard of excellence and innovation in educating aerospace leaders and meeting regional accreditation criteria. In addition, he is the focal point for coordinating requests for changes to curricula originating outside Air University.
The Operations Division (Academic Affairs [AU/A3A]) oversees the following functions: