IRVINE, Calif. – August 3, 2016 – UCI Division of Continuing Education (DCE) has announced the appointment of Charlotte Slater as the Division’s course quality manager. In this role, Slater is tasked to provide her expertise in course development and assessment to oversee the Division’s overall strategy to develop high quality curriculum.
“UCI is a campus well-known for honoring its land grant mission to provide superior quality on-campus and online learning experiences for its students. Having a course quality expert that is well versed in the specific curricular needs of our global student body is critical,” said Gary W. Matkin, Ph.D., dean of UCI Division of Continuing Education. “We are confident that Charlotte’s extensive experience in online learning, curricular development, instructional design, and student assessment will build upon our existing inventory of courses as well as new curriculum that our Division rapidly develops and delivers.”
Slater comes to UCI’s DCE with more than 15 years of experience in higher education at Florida International University, Florida Gulf Coast University, the University of North Georgia, and among others. Additionally, Slater served four years as a K-12 instructional technology director at Del Valle Independent School District in Austin, Texas. Slater received her Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Stanford University and her Master of Arts degree in Education from San Diego State University.
About UCI Division of Continuing Education
The University of California, Irvine Division of Continuing Education (DCE) provides lifelong learning
opportunities to thousands of students worldwide each year – fulfilling the school’s
60-year curriculum platform to connect degree programs to the world of work and achievement after
graduation. The Division offers a broad range of certificate programs, specialized studies, and
sequential courses to local, regional and global markets through online, on-campus and on-site
delivery. A leader in the open education movement, the Division offers free
Online Open Courses (MOOCs) and content through the
UCI Open initiative.
For more information about UCI Division of Continuing Education, visit ce.uci.edu.
About the University of California, Irvine
Founded in 1965, UCI is the youngest member of the prestigious Association of American Universities.
The campus has produced three Nobel laureates and is known for its academic achievement, premier
research, innovation, and anteater mascot. Led by Chancellor Howard Gillman, UCI has more than 36,000
students and offers 222 degree programs. It’s located in one of the world’s safest and most
economically vibrant communities and is Orange County’s second-largest employer, contributing
$5 billion annually to the local economy. For more on UCI, visit