The Faculty Fellow for Assessment works closely with campus committees and stakeholder to facilitate discussions regarding the Meaning, Quality, and the Integrity of the degree at Stanislaus State. The Faculty Fellow is a two year position that is appointed by the Provost and reports to the AVP for Academic Affairs. 

The responsibilities of the Faculty Fellow include:

  • Facilitate the work of the College Inquiry and Analysis Faculty Learning Communities—meeting monthly with the College Inquiry and Analysis Faculty Learning Community facilitators.
  • Engage in the review of existing campus assessment processes through the collection and analysis of stakeholder feedback (in coordination/collaboration with Assessment of Student Learning (ASL) Subcommittee and the Office of Assessment).
  • Participate as a standing guest at ASL subcommittee meetings.
  • Liaise with appropriate WASC workgroups, Faculty Learning Communities, and the Faculty Director of General Education.
  • Collaborate with other divisions to build a clear picture of alignment of cross-divisional assessment and commitment to the improvement of student learning.
  • Work with the Assessment Specialist to improve reporting requirements and program and institutional-level assessment processes based on feedback.


​Dr. Sriram Chintakrindi

​Dr. Sriram Chintakrindi

Sriram Chintakrindi currently works in the Department of Criminal Justice at California State University, Stanislaus. Dr. Chintakrindi does research in Public Health and Criminal Justice.  Dr. Chintakrindi’s research interests include offender rehabilitation, as well as, examining the intersection of crime, mental health, and substance use which he analyzes through criminological theory testing, experimental methods, and statistics. His research utilizes both primary and secondary data sources to guide the development of evidence based practices to inform policy and to evaluate treatment interventions for individuals with criminogenic risk-factors and offenders reentering the community.

Dr. Sriram Chintakrindi is currently a Faculty Fellow for Assessment in the Office of Assessment. In his role as a Faculty Fellow, he has collected student assessment data from faculty who are teaching General Education courses. Additionally, he is currently conducting research on Student Success Indicators using qualitative data and open-ended responses. Dr. Chintakrindi and co-authors have published their findings and presented their research at the WASC Accreditation Resource Conference in San Francisco, April 2022.


Contact Information

Phone: (209) 664-6605
Zoom Meeting URL


Chintakrindi, S., Jordan, M., Littlepage, E., Wooley, S., Pinedo, C., Duran, M., & Olivant, K. (2022). Beyond the Numbers: Qualitative Analysis of Open-Ended Responses for Identifying Student Success Indicators. Intersection: A Journal at the Intersection of Assessment and Learning, 3(1), 32398.
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Updated: April 24, 2023